Best Value-added Mushroom Products For Gourmet Mushroom Growers

Gourmet mushroom growers, large and small, always end up with harvested mushrooms that are not good enough for fresh sales to consumers. The mushrooms may have cosmetic defects, be smaller than average, or you may have more mushrooms than customers. One of the best ways to turn those extra mushrooms into profits is to make […]

Profit From Garlic With These Eight Value-Added Products

Gourmet garlic growers always end up with harvested garlic bulbs that are not quite good enough for fresh sales to consumers. The bulbs may have cosmetic defects, or you may have an occasional surplus of smaller bulbs. One of the best ways to turn those garlic bulbs into profits is to make value-added products that […]

Eight Proven Ways To Profit Growing Garlic

Farming garlic is a booming business that continues to grow at a steady pace, as more and more consumers discover the special flavor and taste of gourmet garlic. With so many unique varieties to grow, and so many ways to market gourmet garlic, it’s a great startup business for a small grower who simply wants […]

How To Start A Profitable Garlic Business For Under $1,000

Starting your own garlic growing business can be a profitable and fun way to make a solid income in a small space, as the price of many garlic varieties, such as elephant garlic and the hard neck garlic such as Rocambole and Porcelain, is now  over $15 a pound. But doesn’t it cost a lot […]

Six Ways To Profit Growing Gourmet Mushrooms

Gourmet mushrooms, like oyster and shiitake, are a perfect year-round cash crop for small growers, because they can be grown indoors, produce six crops per year, and sell for over $10 per pound. While the growing part is not too difficult, many new growers are at a loss when it comes to figuring out where […]

2 Most Profitable Mushrooms For Part-Time Growers

The popularity of gourmet mushrooms is growing fast, as more and more folks discover the great taste and health benefits. In fact, almost ten million pounds of oyster and shiitake mushrooms were sold in the U.S. last year. In Europe and Asia, mushrooms are much more widely grown and eaten, but Americans are catching up. […]

Top 14 FAQs About Growing Gourmet Garlic For Profit

  Gourmet garlic is becoming more popular and profitable every year. To help new growers get up to speed with this specialty crop, here are some answers to the most common questions about growing and marketing gourmet garlic. 1. Why grow gourmet garlic? Gourmet garlic is one of the easiest and most profitable specialty crops […]

Why Ginseng Is The Most Profitable Herb For Small Growers

The popularity of herbs continues to grow, especially the medicinal herbs. One of the most profitable medicinal herbs is ginseng, which has been used by both healers and ordinary folks for thousands of years. How profitable? While ginseng is a slow growing herb, after a few years of growth, it can bring as much as […]

Top 12 FAQs About Growing Gourmet Mushrooms For Profit

Gourmet mushrooms, such as oyster and shiitake, are one of the best cash crops for small growers. Although they are traditionally grown on logs outdoors, and still are in many areas, now both can be grown indoors in bags, using straw or sawdust instead of logs. Here are a few answers to new grower’s questions […]

How To Make $60,000 Growing Bamboo

Bamboo is a popular landscaping plant, so there is a steady demand for container-grown plants. By growing the bamboo plants in containers, you can supply the plants with exactly the right combination of soil, water and fertilizer. This will produce a healthier, better looking plant in less time, so it is more profitable. Also, a […]