Regulating a word, in essence, means owning it. Many people do not know the regulations surrounding the “O” word in regards to their eggs, their cucumbers. Could you be selling organic foods locally without hiring full-time staff to manage the demands of government paperwork? The answer might surprise you!
…an up close and personal look at our first experience. As we continue on through our first year of homesteading, we have attempted to launch an home grown produce business. Read here for a look at our first few attempts at selling food we had grown ourselves.
Buying local doesn’t end at the Farmer’s Market. Many growers have their own roadside stands, or even allow buyers to come to them. These websites and directories will help you find locally grown produce, dairy and meat!