Dill and Cilantro just want to go to the seed.

Dill and Cilantro just want to go to the seed. But does that make them great candidates for #seedsavingformarketgrowers? For a  home garden – I think  it’s a definite YES (Unless they’ve already self seeded so effectively that you never have to buy or save seed again!) I have a few reservations recommending saving Dill … More Dill and Cilantro just want to go to the seed.

Does it matter how much you can grow if you can’t sell it all?

Does it matter how much you can grow if you can’t sell it all? If you’re trying to make a living from your farm then you probably want to sell most of your crops. But I bet you didn’t choose to start farming because you wanted to be out there selling your product. That your … More Does it matter how much you can grow if you can’t sell it all?

The 2021 Season Review Challenge

Here’s the official Season Review Challenge schedule Tues Sept 21 – Review with your team (Dan Brisebois, Farmer Spreadsheet Academy – that’s me!) Tues Sept 28 – Review the opportunity cost of your sales channels (Julia Shanks, The Farmer’s Office) Mon Oct 4 – Review your client’s experience to better market your farm (Corinna Bench, My … More The 2021 Season Review Challenge

Can Market Growers Save Their Sunflower Seeds?

Are sunflowers good for #seedsavingformarketgrowers? 🌻🌻🌻🌻🌻 There’s the squirrels, the birds, and the children tearing up those mature heads to get the seeds. But you can work your way around that by covering the flowers once they start to set seeds with onion bags. You can also cut the seed heads and set them to  … More Can Market Growers Save Their Sunflower Seeds?