The Eight Best Quotes From Retiring Farmers | Food Security, Permaculture, & Environment | Scoop.it

“When I started this, like with the cut flowers, a florist would say to me, ‘Honey, who cares if they’re organic? We’re not gonna eat them.’ The same florist will call me today, 20 years later, and say ‘I’ve got a bride, she wants an all-green wedding June 15, what are you gonna have then?’ So now the market is there. [T]here’s a real window for farmers who want to do it. It’s not even a niche; it’s a chasm.” –David Brown