Storey's Guide to Growing Organic Orchard Fruits: Market or Home Production * Site & Crop Selection * Planting, Care & Harvesting * Business Basics

Storey's Guide to Growing Organic Orchard Fruits: Market or Home Production * Site & Crop Selection * Planting, Care & Harvesting * Business Basics

by Danny L. Barney
     
 

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Danny Barney covers everything you need to know to successfully grow and market your own organic orchard fruits. Offering expert tips on selecting the right site, choosing the best cultivars, designing and maintaining a sustainable orchard, and efficiently harvesting fruit, Barney also helps you develop a viable business plan, acquire necessary organic certifications,

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Danny Barney covers everything you need to know to successfully grow and market your own organic orchard fruits. Offering expert tips on selecting the right site, choosing the best cultivars, designing and maintaining a sustainable orchard, and efficiently harvesting fruit, Barney also helps you develop a viable business plan, acquire necessary organic certifications, and identify niche markets for your products.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781603429054
Publisher:
Storey Books
Publication date:
03/22/2013
Sold by:
Barnes & Noble
Format:
NOOK Book
Pages:
544
File size:
13 MB
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Meet the Author

Danny L. Barney is the author of Storeys Guide to Growing Organic Orchard Fruits. He is with the U.S. Department of Agriculture Agricultural Research Service and was formerly a professor of horticulture and an extension specialist at the University of Idaho. His hands-on research and production experience includes apples, sweet and tart cherries, peaches, pears, plums, and small fruits and berries. He teaches workshops on tree fruit and small fruit production, as well as organic farming and gardening. He lives in Ames, Iowa.

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