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Quick easy money: Potting up volunteer plants

Courtesy of Wally S., Wally’s Market Garden, Pleasatndale SK In early spring when your cash flow is still not developed,  your sales can get a boost from a source many

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How to Get Big Sales of Big Onions

Courtesy of Wally S., Wally’s Urban Market Garden, Saskatoon SK One way SPIN farmers make bigger sales is by using a mix and match multiple unit pricing strategy – $3/unit,

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Perennials Have Their Place

Courtesy of Wally S., Wally’s Urban Market Garden, Saskatoon SK Because of its backyard-size scale, SPIN-Farming emphasizes crops with very short growing times that can be grown and harvested very

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Customers Don’t Always Know Best

Courtesy of John Greenwood, JNJ Farms, Macomb IL SPIN farmers know the value of market research, but more than one has found out that people don’t actually buy what they

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Favas: A Bean for the New Millennials

Courtesy of Wally S., Wally’s Urban Market Garden, Saskatoon SK I planted a half segment (500 sq. ft.) of broad beans today. It took less than an hour. Once these

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Plant With Your Head as Well as Your Gut

Courtesy of Wally S., Wally’s Urban Market Garden, Saskatoon SK “Go with your gut” is sometimes good advice. But if you want to succeed in business, you also have to

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Don’t Let a Sales Opportunity Go to Waste

Courtesy of Wally S., Wally’s Urban Market Garden, Saskatoon SK Food waste is turning into a big cause, and I had a reporter come by my farm stand this last

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Vive La Niche

Courtesy of Wally S., Wally’s Urban Market Garden, Saskatoon, SK Aspiring agripreneurs can always count on receiving this advice: never plant anything without first identifying your market. “Grow what you

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Grow Tables for Bedding Plants

Courtesy of Wally S., Wally’s Urban Market Garden, Saskatoon, SK Our spring was way behind schedule this year – still shoveling snow at the end of March and freezing temperatures

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