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Marketing Yourself and Overcoming Financial Obstacles When Farming, Zoe Bradbury of Valley Flora Farm, Langlois, OR

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There are constant hurdles to overcome when you are growing your farm. Whether you are just starting out, or you have been farming for a while, there is always some sort of issue. The best thing you can do for yourself and your business is to stay positive, work things through, adapt, act, and survive. This farm podcast episode travels to Oregon to speak with a farmer about some of those obstacles and the clever ways she has found to overcome them.

Things are…


Added by John Suscovich on March 18, 2013 at 8:02pm — No Comments

GFP 004:Learning to Appreciate Success When Faced With Burnout, Berni Ortensi of Ortensi Family Farm, New York

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There are times in life that you need to stop and smell the roses. It is important whether you are running a small business, or you just generally lead a busy life. It is important to take stock of why you are working so hard, and to appreciate your accomplishments.

I often find it is in these moments of reflection that good things happen. I firmly believe that the harder you work, the luckier you get (not my saying, but I'll borrow it). While it is good practice…


Added by John Suscovich on March 12, 2013 at 8:52am — No Comments

Episode One of the Growing Farms Podcast: Show Introduction | How do you define success as a farmer? Why is it important to do so?

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This is the very first episode of the Growing Farms Podcast. You may have caught the…


Added by John Suscovich on February 12, 2013 at 7:00pm — No Comments



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