The Farm Nursery Handbook
By Author Yannick Favre, Owner of Sunset Hill and Sunset Valley farms
The Farm-Nursery Handbook: A comprehensive guide to starting and running a successful small scale hybrid farm-nursery operation.
Whether you're a beginner plant lover, an experienced farmer or a nursery grower, this book will provide you with the knowledge and tools you need to create a successful and sustainable business.
This guide will take you through the entire process of starting and running a small-scale hybrid farm-nursery operation, from identifying your market and choosing a suitable location, to developing a business plan, acquiring necessary equipment and materials, implementing sustainable farming practices, marketing your products, and monitoring and evaluating your operations.
Through the pages of this book, you'll learn about best practices for hybrid farming, crop rotation, irrigation systems, greenhouse management, composting, pest management, and much more. You'll also gain insight into marketing strategies, such as selling at farmers' markets, using community-supported agriculture (CSA), and building an online presence.
With this guide as your companion, you'll be able to navigate the challenges and opportunities of running a small-scale hybrid farm-nursery operation with confidence and success. Whether you're looking to start a business, supplement your income, or simply enjoy the rewards of growing your own food, this book will provide you with the knowledge and skills to achieve your goals.