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Country Folks Grower is a business to business publication offering coast to coast coverage through three regional editions.

Each monthly issue covers all facets of growing and marketing fresh market and ornamental crops.

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Growing food for all

Although Greg Jordan’s return to the farm after working elsewhere was a tough decision, he’s now in his seventh full season on the farm.
Photo courtesy of Jordan Farms

by Sally Colby

In early June, Greg Jordan was scrambling around watering tender plants in the middle of the night to ward off damage from a late frost. […]

Protecting farm workers amidst climate change

More days per year are dangerously hot – and that number is growing. Protecting farm labor from heat stress should be a priority.

by Enrico Villamaino

A new study released by the University of Washington and Stanford University reveals how climate change can negatively affect the ability of agricultural workers to safely operate in the field. […]

Farmers markets now considering CBD products

Jason Krawcznski setting up the Erthscentials CBD booth at Kenosha Harbor Market.
Photo courtesy of Erthscentials CBD

by Gail March Yerke

Does your farmers market offer cannabidiol (CBD) creams, lotions, tinctures and soaps? As today’s marketplace demand for hemp-derived products […]

New features for every season

Produce is sold at the farm market, which is housed in the farm’s 1881 bank barn. The area has been added onto four times, and now includes just under 12,000 square feet of retail space.
Photo courtesy of White House Fruit Farm

by Sally Colby

Those seeking fresh fruit and vegetables in the Canfield, Ohio, area don’t have to look far.