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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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Blueberry picking and getting ready for Christmas

by Laura Rodley

Larry and Susan Flaccus of Kenburn Orchards in Shelburne with some of their blueberry bushes.
Photos by Laura Rodley

People can enjoy a real country experience when they visit Kenburn Orchards and pick their own high bush blueberries or, later in the year, return to choose and cut […]

Reviving hemp

by Sally Colby

Hemp has faded in and out of history, and its contributions have been easily forgotten. […]

Building on success

by Sally Colby

Farm learning stations in one section of a barn provide basic facts about farming.

It’s the end of the season and the last guests have enjoyed autumn activities at Winterbrook Farms, but owners Brandon and Taylor Huffman are already planning for next year. […]

Inaugural Hemp Summit delivers

by Sally Colby

When the 2014 Farm Bill allowed states to initiate hemp research programs, there was widespread optimism that restrictions would be lifted nationwide. […]

Hemp: Not just another greenhouse crop

Owner/grower Ed Knapton of Berry Hill Farms of Cottage Grove, WI, inspects one of the plants he grows in his greenhouses.
Photos by Gail March Yerke

by Gail March Yerke

Greenhouse growers across the country are embracing hemp as a supplemental or even primary crop for their growing operations.