Grow Gourmet Ethnic Herbs For Flavorful Profits

  Culinary herbs are more popular than ever with both commercial growers and consumers. Their low cost makes them a great “impulse” purchases for shoppers and most are very easy and quick to grow. Living trends are part of the reason for … [Read more...]

Is Bamboo The “Greenest” Specialty Crop?

The bamboo business is booming, part of the growing trend towards using more and more renewable, sustainable "green" materials. Sales of bamboo products passed $25 billion last year, and the popularity of bamboo shows no sign of slowing. Why is … [Read more...]

Value-Added Plants For Profit

  One of the best ways for small specialty crop growers to increase their profits is by adding value to their plants by taking an extra step beyond just selling their unprocessed harvest. Using simple value-added techniques can increase … [Read more...]

The Best Specialty Crop for Cat Lovers

How would you like to grow an aphrodisiac for profit? Consider a catnip cash crop. When most cats get near this aromatic herb, a member of the mint family, they go wild … but just for a few minutes. Science has yet to figure out why, but you can … [Read more...]

Got a Green Thumb? Why Not Grow Flowers for Profit?

  If you're like many people, you enjoy gardening. It's a fun activity that gets you outside and enjoying nature and learning a valuable skill. But did you know you could also make good money while gardening as a flower farmer? Growing … [Read more...]

How to Start a Backyard Bamboo Business

  If you’re like most people, you have a lot of fun spending time in your backyard garden. It gets you outdoors practicing a valuable skill. But did you know you could make money with a backyard bamboo nursery? Quite easily too. It’s all … [Read more...]

Earn Extra Cash Growing Flowers For Profit in Your Backyard

Many people have fun taking care of a garden in their backyard, but many don’t know that that backyard nursery can actually become a profitable business. Those plants can become profitable plants in no time by starting your own flower-growing … [Read more...]

How to Become a Profitable Mushroom Grower

There’s a big market out there for quality mushrooms. In particular, exotic mushrooms are continuing to grow in popularity. So how can you become a profitable mushroom grower? How can you make the type of money you’ve always wanted? Here’s … [Read more...]

How to Become a Profitable Herb Grower

After you start growing herbs, the next step could be how to make money growing for profit? Making a profit in the herb business should not be too difficult. With some smart planning and thinking, you could well on your way to becoming a successful … [Read more...]

5 Most Profitable Nut Trees to Grow

A few years ago, Bill Lancaster bought six acres of sagebrush and rocks in eastern Washington state with the idea of creating a natural grove of nut trees. "They told me I was crazy to try to grow nut trees here," he said. But now his neighbors are … [Read more...]