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  1. Go for Four Season Marketing

    Courtesy of Wally S., Wally’s Urban Market Garden, Saskatoon, SK Hey everyone, merry Xmas. This week we are pushing hard to get things together for a $1000 - $1500 marketing weekend this Sat/Sun. Gail will be coming on strong with her bird feeder craft items, which will probably account for about...

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  2. SPIN’s Point – Targeting Revenue

    Courtesy of Wally S., Wally's Urban Market Garden, Saskatoon, SK So many people are reluctant to ask the first question that should be answered before starting a new farm. And it's probably not the question you are thinking. It's not: "How much money can I make?" It's: "How much money...

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  3. Pumpkins Can Be Worth $40 – $50 Each

    Courtesy of Wally S., Wally's Urban Market Garden, Saskatoon, SK One of the aims of SPIN is to turn low value crops into high value ones. Pumpkins are a good example. I harvested heirloom pumpkins from a 4,000 sq. ft. plot at a peri-urban site this weekend with the help...

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  4. Dealing witn Weed Pressures

    Courtesy of Wally S., Wally's Urban Market Garden, Saskatoon, SK I have to deal with weed pressure with some of my crops, but I find simplest is best. With squash, I find weekly hoeings or tillings between squash plants, once they are showing, keeps the weeds at bay until plants...

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