[Market-farming] selling cut sunflowers
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Sat Sep 8 14:43:45 EDT 2012
I grow the ProCut and Sunrich series. Sell for $1 each. Another vendor
sells for more, but she is fancy. Early on plastic on 6 centers that is
still $4/square foot so I think plenty profitable at that price. Drilled
late season, 36 between rows, probably have 8 to 12 per row foot, so still
plenty profitable. And SOOO easy to harvest and prep. I walk down the row
stripping leaves off stalks that have flowers at least ¼ open. Then come
back and cut the stripped stems. I generally cut with at least 30 stem,
sometimes longer, but it is harder to transport that way.
Rehoboth Homestead, Peru NY
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[mailto:market-farming-bounces at lists.ibiblio.org] On Behalf Of Wyatt Jones
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Subject: Re: [Market-farming] selling cut sunflowers
They sell Sunflowers for $4 apiece, long stems, at the Farmers market in
Yellow springs but that seems a bit high to me. I would think it would
depend on the size and type of sunflowers you are selling.
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