Chris Thoreau of blew the lid off the microgreens business…literally. He cut the top off of a shipping container to make an insulated greenhouse and started making 6 figures in yearly sales. In this interview, he talks about:
Why the shipping container makes sense for him… but probably not you
Why microgreens (they’re so damn simple!) and how to choose microgreen seed suppliers
Annoying first steps: “You need to plan for success”
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In this post, Nick walks you through how to own your farm and not let your farm own you. He shares things like what employees to hire first and creating a good environment for them. My favorite part is where he shares the actual checklist he uses to operate (a six figure business) systematically, allowing him to accomplish more. Here’s Nick –
Food is the new internet. Explosive growth, monumentally important, and future-changing, food and the food movement are defining this generation of businesses and NGOs. Hear from one of the brightest minds out there.