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U-pick Market Success

Americans are ripe for the nostalgia of U-pick farms. Learn what’s involved in an operation and how one family succeeds with their “labor of love.”

Local CSAs Pick Farm Fresh Vegetables For You

If you’re a community supported agriculture (CSA) member, you get your weekly basket of just-picked vegetables and other local food—you’re in luck—there’s two pounds of vine-ripened tomatoes that smell like they’ve been picked within the last few hours.

Start a Farm-sitting Business

Is there a sitter on the farm? Give traveling pet owners peace of mind with your farm-based pet-sitting operation.

Roadside Farmstand with Local Vegetables and Fruit

Selling On The Roadside

A farmer talks about his roadside stand and selling produce on the roadside.

11 Steps to Successful Farm Marketing

With a little forethought, you can create successful marketing plan for your farm that will expand your customer base and increase your profits.

How to Create a Farm Newsletter

Farm newsletters are a great way to draw new business to your farm and keep repeat customers appraised of what is happening.