More and more of us are discovering the rewards of growing our own food - and there's plenty of advice to be found on how to do so.
But what about producing larger quantities to sell? And even trying to make a living from this amazing and essential thing?
This book is for anyone who is interested in selling some produce for profit - whether just surplus from a vegetable garden or wholesale from a fully developed professional business.
It takes you step by step through all the aspects you'll need to think about, including: * finding land * winning customers and marketing your produce * working out what equipment you'll need (and how much to budget for) * sourcing funding * managing your accounts - and doing the tax and legal paperwork * deciding which crops to grow.
With an extensive directory of invaluable contacts and resources, Gardening for Profit is packed with solid, first-hand advice.
It provides all the reassurance you might need that earning an income from horticulture is perfectly possible.
- Format: Paperback
- Pages: 208 pages, illustrations
- Publisher: Green Books
- Publication Date: 31/10/2013
- Category: Agriculture & related industries
- ISBN: 9780857841308