Search the site
Events Calendar

This year resolve to grow only what you can sell

publication date: Jan 1, 2017
View a Printer Friendly version of this page, allowing you to print the page. Send a summary of this page to someone via email.

Avoiding the pitfalls of over-planting, something we are all susceptible to in the enthusiasm of winter seed ordering and spring planting, frees up time for more important things and results in better profits. Although it can be hard to see in the cold of winter, planting more than you know you will sell impacts your farm’s efficiency and your satisfaction. Using records and sticking to them can keep you from putting too many plants and seeds in the ground. Fine-tune your system toward growing what you can sell rather than scrambling to try to sell what you’ve grown.



The rest of this article is available in the Growing for Market Archive of more than 1,500 articles published from 2001 to the present.

Access to the Growing for Market Archive is available  to Full Access and Full Access Plus subscriptions. If you would like to start a new Full Access subscription, please Click here to join.

If you would like to "upgrade" a print subscription to include access to the archive, please contact us for the pro-rated price.

If you think you should have access to this content, please go here


Benefits of Full Access Membership

When you sign up for Full Access subscription, you get a year of:
•Access to the Archive, which contains every article published from 2001 to the present (more than 1,500 articles and growing every month.)
•Immediate access to a downloadable, searchable PDF version of each issue when it is published. You can store them on your computer for future reference.
•Discounts on books and back issues from the Online Store.

Click here to become a member.