Farming

Farming is not as easy to predict your income or success. If you don’t have the land it is even more tricky. Since I was raised growing the fruits and vegetables which we consumed, this would be easy as far as the required knowledge. Yet, it would be difficult due to the amount of physical labor it would require.
Most cities here in the Bay Area have a local Farmers’ Market. It’s a great place for you to sell produce and flowers.
Most vegetables, such as potatoes, don’t yield as much per acre as produce that is more in demand such as fresh strawberries.
Think about the last time you bought a small basket of strawberries and how much your paid for them. I just paid a dollar for a small basket.
If you had an acre of land in strawberries, you should generate about 20,000 baskets. While they are growing, you’d need to establish where would you sell 20,000 baskets of strawberries.
You’d have to consider what your costs for plants, fertilizer, and packaging  would be. How many acres would you need to be

Farming is not as easy to predict your income or success. If you don’t have the land it is even more tricky. Since I was raised growing the fruits and vegetables which we consumed, this would be easy as far as the required knowledge. Yet, it would be difficult due to the amount of physical labor it would require. Most cities here in the Bay Area have a local Farmers’ Market.

It’s a great place for you to sell produce and flowers.  Most vegetables, such as potatoes, don’t yield as much per acre as produce that is more in demand such as fresh strawberries. Think about the last time you bought a small basket of strawberries and how much your paid for them. I just paid a dollar for a small basket.  If you had an acre of land in strawberries, you should generate about 20,000 baskets. While they are growing, you’d need to establish where would you sell 20,000 baskets of strawberries.  You’d have to consider what your costs for plants, fertilizer, and packaging  would be.

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