The Flower Farmer s Year

Grow your own gorgeous flowers that fill your house with scent. Look after the planet by reducing your blooms' air miles.

The Flower Farmer s Year

Author: Georgie Newbery

Publisher: Green Books

ISBN: 9780857842336

Page: 255

View: 132

The Flower Farmer's Year is a light, entertaining look at how to plant, maintain, and keep evolving a productive cut-flower garden. Whether you want to devote a corner of your garden to a stand of sweet peas and some cosmos, take up flower production for gate sales, or make a livelihood from cut flowers, Georgie Newbery will take you through everything from planning your garden to budgeting and marketing. With plenty of stories about mistakes she's made along the way, this book is a practical manual that teaches how to get involved in local, sustainable flower production for the home or commercially.

Related Books:

The Flower Farmer's Year
Language: en
Pages: 255
Authors: Georgie Newbery
Categories: Business & Economics
Type: BOOK - Published: 2015-02 - Publisher: Green Books

The Flower Farmer's Year is a light, entertaining look at how to plant, maintain, and keep evolving a productive cut-flower garden. Whether you want to devote a corner of your garden to a stand of sweet peas and some cosmos, take up flower production for gate sales, or make a
The Flower Farmer
Language: en
Pages: 207
Authors: Lynn Byczynski
Categories: Gardening
Type: BOOK - Published: 1997 - Publisher: Chelsea Green Publishing Company

Acre-for-acre, flowers are the most profitable--as well as the most beautiful--crop on the farm. In The Flower Farmer expert flower grower Lynn Byczynski provides a complete introduction to raising a cornucopia of cut flowers for home use and for sale to retail customers, florists, and other markets. The book offers
The Flower Farmer
Language: en
Pages: 284
Authors: Lynn Byczynski
Categories: Gardening
Type: BOOK - Published: 2008-02-22 - Publisher: Chelsea Green Publishing

The domestic cut flower business has experienced a renaissance in the past decade, thanks in large part to the first edition of The Flower Farmer: An Organic Grower’s Guide to Raising and Selling Cut Flowers, which helped thousands of small growers start successful businesses. This newly expanded and thoroughly revised
Floret Farm's A Year in Flowers
Language: en
Pages: 304
Authors: Erin Benzakein
Categories: Crafts & Hobbies
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020-02-11 - Publisher: Chronicle Books

Learn how to buy, style, and present seasonal flower arrangements for every occasion. With sections on tools, flower care, and design techniques, Floret Farm's A Year in Flowers presents all the secrets to arranging garden-fresh bouquets. Featuring expert advice from Erin Benzakein, world-renowned flower farmer, floral designer, and bestselling author
Don't Panic
Language: en
Pages: 210
Authors: Sarah Adams
Categories: Crafts & Hobbies
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020-02-11 - Publisher:

Accessible, visually engaging, and absolutely packed with key information, this book is a "must have" for market farmers, gardeners, and small business owners specializing in local market sales. From established growers reassessing existing operations, to dreamers simply planning for the day they can finally make the jump, DON'T PANIC: A