Five women farmers over 50 share insight about their experiences in life and agriculture. In this second segment, the topic is money.
Most of these are basic staples, and some take more work to grow in hot weather, but because of that you’ll have less competition and more sales.
If you aim to make a living off the land, consider one of these projects in profitable farming that will provide a good start and support longer-term ventures.
Making value-added products such as pickled vegetables, jam or even wine from what you already produce could improve business. First, ask some questions.
The survey shows big increases in the number of goat dairies and women farmers; other data reveal the popularity of goat products such as cheese and soap.