Selling with CSAs
- You can’t expect to start farming, start a CSA and customers just show up.
- Different types of markets may be more suitable for different types of farm sales models. Find what works for your market.
- Different types of farm sales models may be more suitable for different types and sizes of farms. Find what works for your farm.
- You can’t focus on trying to please everyone. Try to please most people.
“At the end of the day a sustainable operation must first be profitable, so that it is sustainable for you, the farmer. If it’s not sustainable for the farmer, then it’s not sustainable period.” Curtis Stone
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The Urban Farmer by Curtis Stone
The Urban Farmer is a comprehensive, hands-on, practical manual to help you learn the techniques and business strategies you need to make a good living growing high-yield, high-value crops right in your own backyard (or someone else’s).
Major benefits include:
- Low capital investment and overhead costs
- Reduced need for expensive infrastructure
- Easy access to markets
Growing food in the city means that fresh crops may travel only a few blocks from field to table, making this innovative approach the next logical step in the local food movement.
Based on a scalable, easily reproduced business model, The Urban Farmer is your complete guide to minimizing risk and maximizing profit by using intensive production in small leased or borrowed spaces.
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