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Starting a flower farm: The importance of ignorance

publication date: May 1, 2016
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If I took you back in time to show you how Jeriann and I became flower farmers, you wouldn’t believe we would ever be making a living, much less a good living. Our knowledge reservoir didn’t register empty but came close—I’d grown up on a dairy farm and worked on a two thousand acre potato and grain operation for a decade, but I couldn’t tell my peonies from my asters.


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