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How to Air-Dry Cut Flowers | Easy Instructions from Johnny's
Instructions and tips for cutting and air-drying ornamental flowers: location for drying, selecting flowers to dry, prepping, and how to know when your dried materials are ready for arrangements and crafting, from Johnny's Selected Seeds. Read More
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Gomphrena (Globe Amaranth) | Key Growing Information
Written by our research team, this reference contains the essential information for growing gomphrena (globe amaranth). Read more for a successful harvest! Read More
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Slow Flowers | Building a Better Market Bouquet | Tips & Techniques for Successful Flower Farmers
Profitable margins at the market rely on building efficiencies into the bouquet-making and operation, plus branding that emphasizes "couture" over "commodity." Here's advice from 3 professional flower farmers on how to convey the inherent value of your bouquets through method and presentation, including bouquet-building tips, crop recommendations, pricing strategies, and marketing your bouquets as an "affordable luxury." Read More
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Getting Started in Cut-Flowers | Top 15 Cuts
For experienced vegetable farmers looking to expand into commercial cut-flower production as well as the more casual, yet entrepreneurial gardener exploring ways to add a tidy income stream on the side, this article provides personal narrative from expert farmers around the nation to introduce the top-15 choices for getting started in cut flowers: our "Tier-1 Flower Recommendations." Remember to take notes as you create your seed lists! Read More
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Heat & Drought: How Flower Farmers Are Adapting to Changing & Challenging Climatic Conditions
Learn how 5 flower farmers from across the U.S. are successfully adapting to heat, drought, and the extreme weather events of a changing climate. Read More
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