How to Raise, Certify, and Market Organic Crops and LivestockeBook - 2014
"Organic Farming" is the seed you need to get your organic farm growing. This essential guidebook explains everything you need to know to begin and maintain a healthy, productive, and profitable organic farm, from organic certification to planting crops to marketing your produce. If you re thinking of starting an organic farm or making the transition to organics, you re in good company. The market for organic food increases every year, as does the number of organic producers: in the past two decades, the number of organic farms and businesses has more than tripled. And whether you re growing crops or raising animals, you ll need some helpful advice as you get started. "Organic Farming" can help its pages are full of inspiring and educational wisdom from author Peter V. Fossel, who has farmed organically for more than 25 years. Find out how to farm without pesticides, how to find your way through the rules and regulations surrounding organic certification, and how to develop a marketing strategy. A list of resources also points the way to other books, websites, and organizations that focus on organic farming, including state standards. "Organic Farming" is the ideal practical handbook to fulfilling your dreams.
Publisher: Minneapolis, Minnesota : 2014. Voyageur Press,
Branch Call Number: REM
Characteristics: 1 online resource
Alternative Title: How to raise, certify, and market organic crops and livestock