Tag: farming

Persimmons: Australia’s Next Export Product?

Persimmons: Australia’s Next Export Product?

Persimmons could be a viable export product for farmers in Australia, due to the tropical fruit’s growing popularity that has caused a five-year wait list for interested growers. The level of production has been stable as well, after reaching a value of $10.5 million for more than 2,500 tonnes mainly in New South Wales, Queensland, Victoria and South Australia. Exploring New Opportunities […]

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Notes on Starting Your Own Farm

Notes on Starting Your Own Farm

There are more bus drivers than farmers in the United States. This means that the US and the rest of the world actually need more farmers, especially now that people are more concerned with what they eat, where it came from, whether it is organic, etc. The point is that farming is not as attractive as it once was to […]

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