Growing Organically for Wholesale Markets started out as support videos for farmers in the organic growers group, a great way to ease farmers into an organic certification. The videos now cover such a wide range of topics that conventional and even beginning growers will find them to be useful. Each video in the series will be accompanied by a blog that will provide links and documents to help you through your first year growing organically.
“Another thing that we grow personally is heirloom tomatoes, 10lb box, conventionally you get $13-$15/box and organically, you get $26-$32/box.” Logan Hobbs. Hello Farmers! Are you currently growing produce for Wholesale markets? Or, should I ask, are you interested...read more
“If you care about your farm and you care about your farms success in the long run, building soil organic matter and soil nutrition is the most important crucial thing to do for the health of your operation.” Jason Von Kundra. As part of the Appalachian Harvest...read more
“If this were bare soil and I spread chicken litter on here, a lot of the nutrients would’ve been lost…” Richard Moyer. In this week’s episode, we talk with Richard Moyer in Russell County Virginia about some of the cover crops he uses and their benefits. In our...read more