Profitable Hobby Farm, How to Build a Sustainable Local Foods Business

Profitable Hobby Farm, How to Build a Sustainable Local Foods Business

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by Sarah Beth Aubrey
     
 

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Turn your hobby farm into a successful business

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

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Turn your hobby farm into a successful business

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 BusinessWhether 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.

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Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780470432099
Publisher:
Turner Publishing Company
Publication date:
01/26/2010
Edition description:
First Edition
Pages:
288
Sales rank:
408,529
Product dimensions:
6.10(w) x 9.10(h) x 0.30(d)

Meet the Author

Sarah Beth Aubrey was born into a family of farmers and was raised to believe, like Scarlett O'Hara, that it is land that sustains after all else. In addition to operating her company, Aubrey's Natural Meats, Sarah writes and speaks extensively on agriculture, the rural lifestyle, and small farm development.

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The Profitable Hobby Farm, How to Build a Sustainable Local Foods Business 4 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 1 reviews.
doctopanga More than 1 year ago
This book gives valuable information on everything from funding to agritourism and does practically everything but plant the seeds! A must for those looking to turn their hobby into a small profitable venture!