We grow and sell seedlings.
That spring has come, in the yard of March and it's time to start this interesting but very complex business. It is in March and April that demand for peat pots, humus, garden tools and, of course, seeds and seedlings increases. According to statistics, 30 percent of the population of our country have garden plots or a country house, which means that the overwhelming majority of these families plant radish, cucumbers, tomatoes, etc. on their sites.
Well if there is a greenhouse, then there is the opportunity to grow seedlings and later transplant it into the open ground. And if there is no greenhouse will have to buy seedlings from neighbors or in specialized firms.
Now the number of shops selling seeds has grown to an incredible amount, while most of the avid truck farmers tend to buy seedlings. Here you can offer the sale of seedlings for suburban areas.
Seedlings are not only tomatoes and cucumbers, as many mistakenly believe, but also bulbous plants, and shrub plants and much more.
In order to grow seedlings for sale, you, of course, have little desire, it is necessary to have the gardener's skills in order to know exactly how to do it properly and what to do. Seedlings are best grown in wooden boxes, in which the right proportions should be mixed with chernozem, earth and fertilizers.
To keep seedlings when there is a lack of light is best under table or quartz lamps, since all plants, especially seedlings, are vitally necessary for light and heat. The healthier the seedlings, the easier it will take root when transplanted to the ground.
Remember that healthy plant roots are an indicator of how you treated them. Of course, they were not in the literal sense, but in terms of courtship.
Of course, if you chose this direction by business, you simply need to have the elementary skills of a gardener. To find clients in order for such a business to flourish is the easiest, through newspaper ads, cable television.
It is best to post ads with offers for the sale of seedlings in garden areas, where exactly the same gardener fans will be able to evaluate your seedlings to their true worth.
Business can be very profitable , since a good seedling costs about 100-150 rubles for a few bushes. It is sold exactly by bushes, it is rarely evaluated, in simple terms, for one piece. As a rule, this applies to rare species, with own-extracted breeds. This is worth mentioning separately.
If you are fond of everything that is related to cultural plants and land, then you can spend two years to bring out a special kind of tomato or cucumber. Your merits will be appreciated not only by truck farmers, but also in agricultural academies, and only then, you can believe in the seedlings of the sort you have cultivated, they will just hunt.
When growing seedlings for sale, one should also take into account the fact that the more you can offer the types of crops, the better.
Especially popular are rare plant species that do not take root well in the middle belt, growing out of seeds, and get well if planted with seedlings. It is almost impossible to do this at home, but if you decide to make a profit on growing seedlings, then, with the effort, you can still achieve a positive result.
It is enough to bring the conditions of growing seedlings to greenhouse plants, and please, you are the owner of rare plant species whose price has already increased significantly and can amount to 2000 rubles per root. To organize this type of business at home, you will not need any documentation. If you are going to do this kind of activity seriously, then it will be enough to register an individual entrepreneur.
For a competent organization of the second direction, a simultaneous combination of a store and a greenhouse behind a glass showcase will be very good, so that all seedling splendor can be seen, and at the same time it was possible to sell the favorite seedlings to a potential customer right away.