10 Most Profitable Trees To Grow

Growing trees for profit is an ideal part-time or full-time business for anyone who enjoys being outdoors and working with plants. Trees are a valuable and renewable resource that can be grown in a tiny backyard or on a 100 acre tree farm. The most profitable trees for most small growers are those in demand […]

Growing Japanese Maples For Profit

For hundreds of years, Japanese maples (Acer palmatum) have been grown and admired by gardeners, who view them as a “collector’s tree” because of their unique beauty. These lovely trees make a unique addition to any garden, with foliage ranging from delicate lacy leaves to variegated leaves in a rainbow of colors from red and […]

How To Start a Backyard Tree Nursery For Under $600

  One of the very best ‘shoestring startups’ for anyone who enjoys gardening is starting a tree nursery in their backyard or acreage. A tree nursery can be started with just a few hundred dollars and a few essentials. Here is what is needed: Room to grow. Although many established tree nurseries cover over a […]

How to Make Money With Tiny Trees

  High school science teacher Pauline Muth enjoyed growing and training bonsai trees in her spare time, and decided to turn her hobby into a real bonsai business when she retired from teaching. Now, several years after retiring at age 55, she has realized her dreams with a home-based bonsai business that provides a substantial […]

Earn Extra Cash Growing Trees in Your Backyard

  Starting a backyard tree nursery, or tree farming, can be a great way for gardeners to turn their green thumbs into cash. It’s also a good way to ‘bootstrap’ a few hundred dollars into a steady income from tree sales. Because the hours are flexible, growing trees is also an ideal part-time business for […]