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About the author:
Best-selling author, social activist, entrepreneur, organic farmer, and practitioner of the healing arts, Jay North travels the nation and the world speaking about his spiritual writings and the opportunities and promise of Organic Growing, Green Juicing, and the Healing Arts.
Jay North and his late wife Pamela became worldwide experts and innovators in specialty organic produce, organic gardening and organic produce marketing under the name Paradise Farms, introducing hundreds of varieties of organically grown vegetables, fruits, herbs and edible flowers. North's services and resources provide guidance for creating pure healthy food and a vital environment that is rich with natural resources and completely uncontaminated by chemicals. His services include landscaping, teaching and consulting with organic growers at any scale of gardening endeavor - from the home-based gardener to the aspiring grower and seller of organic produce. In short, those who seek guidance and enlightenment in organic farming and the mystic connection it can give us to the earth and to us.
Contact Jay through his website www.GoingOrganic.com
Getting Started in Organic Gardening for Fun and Profit
Many existing growers and entrepreneurs considering entry into the world of organic growing are amazed by the size and speed of this growth market. According to industry experts, the global market for organic food and drink reached $28 billion in 2008, and increasing demand in North America alone helped fuel a 10.1 percent increase, as North America overtook Europe as the largest market for organic food and drink. Continued growth is predicted for the global organic food industry and projected to reach a value of $35.7 billion by 2010.
Although entering a new business venture can often be difficult and risky, Getting Started in Organic Gardening for Fun and Profit unlocks a treasure trove of closely guarded secrets that help even the most novice grower plant the seeds of success for their operation. It also delivers tips based on many years of priceless experience and answers the most important questions to help aspiring professionals run a successful business while helping avoid potential pitfalls. The latest in a series of works that include the bestselling Guide to Cooking With Edible Flowers, which sold over 100,000 copies worldwide, and Grow Yourself Rich, this new book is a testament to the commitment and dedication of the author to educate, inform and help new growers, as well as celebrate the increasing popularity of this healthy lifestyle choice and shun the status quo of corporate chemical farming.
- Publication Date:
- 1463558619 / 9781463558611
- Page Count:
- Binding Type:
- US Trade Paper
- Trim Size:
- 5.5" x 8.5"
- Black and White
- Related Categories:
- Gardening / Organic