The home lower flower enterprise has skilled a renaissance prior to now decade, thanks largely to the primary version of The Flower Farmer: An Organic Grower’s Guide to Raising and Selling Cut Flowers, which helped hundreds of small growers begin profitable companies. This newly expanded and completely revised version will likely be equally as influential for novices and skilled growers alike.
With the lower flower enterprise rising at document charges, demand is in any respect time highs, difficult growers to benefit from new methods to delay the harvest. New sections on using greenhouses, suggestions for flower cultivars, and submit harvest dealing with growers all through all of North America will assist enhance their backside line. Additionally up to date is the acclaimed useful resource listing, full with sources of seeds, crops and provides, and skilled info on natural manufacturing underneath the Nationwide Organic Program.
For the newbie and yard gardener, there may be an in depth part on the fundamentals—selection choice, soil preparation, planting, cultivation, harvest, and floral design. For the industrial grower, The Flower Farmer contains details about larger-scale manufacturing, plus recommendation about promoting to florists, wholesalers, supermarkets, brides, at farmers markets, and extra. Additionally contains revised profiles of profitable growers providing behind-the-scenes perception into the operation of a number of the leading edge flower farmers within the nation.
Due to the in depth revisions and enhanced content material, this re-creation of The Flower Farmer is important studying for these already within the flower enterprise, in addition to those that dream of rising flowers for enjoyment or revenue.
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