6 Best-Selling Heirloom Tomatoes for Market Growers

The popularity of heirloom tomatoes just keeps growing every year, as more and more people discover their wonderful flavors and taste. The taste of a heirloom tomato is why food shoppers don’t mind paying more – often a lot more – at markets and farm stands. There is just no comparison between heirlooms and hybrid […]

Growing High-Value Microgreens For Profit

  Consumers nationwide are voting for local foods with their wallets, opting to seek out and buy from local producers rather than purchasing food shipped hundreds, even thousands of miles. This creates new opportunities for small growers to start or expand their business. One of the best newer crops that is ideal for local growers […]

Start An Urban Farm Growing Microgreens

  The traditional family farm is changing, as more people move to cities. According to recent census numbers, over 80 percent of Americans now live in urban areas. As urban populations grow, innovative solutions to feeding all those people are being fine-tuned on vacant city lots, in abandoned warehouses and in the basements and backyards […]

Top 10 Questions About Growing Microgreens For Profit

Growing microgreens for profit can be a great way to turn your gardening skills into a solid income from selling your microgreen crop to local grocers, individuals and restaurants. Microgreens became popular about 20 years ago, when a few trendy California chefs started growing and using them to add “bling” to their garnishes and salads. […]