If you've ever wanted to grow plants for a living or start your own business, this is the book for you. Today there is an unprecedented interest in gardening, houseplants and the use of herbs, so a nursery or herb farm can represent a viable small business proposition.
Whether you plan to begin on a modest scale in your backyard or to make a substantial investment, careful forethought is needed. John Mason deals with all the points that need to be considered, including:
- alternative methods of operation
- equipment and materials
- dealing with plant health problems
- techniques of propagation
- budgeting and marketing.
This book will not only multiply your chances of success but remain a valuable reference.
- Publication Date:
- 01 / 01 / 1999
- 130 x 210mm