The Profitable Hobby Farm
How to Build A Sustainable Local Foods BusinessBook - 2010
No experience in farming? No problem! The Profitable Hobby Farm gives you all the tools you need to launch a thriving hobby farm business. Based on the author's expert guidance and the motivating experiences of other small farmers, it shows you how to blend strategy, marketing, and money management in order to prosper.
The Profitable Hobby Farm provides sound, friendly start-up advice on a variety of topics essential to making an initial foray into a local foods venture.A must-read book for raising and selling local, sustainable foods Includes sample business plan, grant application, marketing and advertising plan, and other forms Lengthy resources section directs you to additional reading Also by Aubrey: Starting & Running Your Own Small Farm Business Whether it's growing heirloom tomatoes, raising free-range chickens for their eggs, or making organic wine or cheese, this book shows you how to turn your hobby into a profit.
From Library Staff
SnoIsleLib_JulieT Feb 23, 2017
Strategy, marketing, and money management make up the bread and butter of this guide for casual farmers. Author Sarah Aubrey explores raising and selling local, sustainable foods, providing sample business plans, grant applications, and getting your products noticed.