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Specialty Farming in Idaho-Selecting a Site

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EXT 744
Pub. Date: 1992
Last Reviewed: 2015

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This publication was written to help prospective entrepreneurs select the best possible sites for their specialty farms. It includes information on deciding on a product, available resources, local climate, soil, water, irrigation system, topography, pests and diseases, nearby industry, history of the site, roads and access, marketing, utilities, support services, labor, and legal considerations.

Authors: Danny L. Barney, Terry L. Finnerty, and C.J. Mancuso

16 pages


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