Study shows profitability of organic food farming on a small scale

Texas study sponsored by U.S. Department of Agriculture shows a family can earn $45,000 a year growing organic food on a 3 acre plot of land.

Sure, the work is hard and tedious, but for those struggling to find work, farming like this could provide just the opportunity unemployed people could be looking for.

Study shows there’s money in small-acreage Organic Food Tips

WESLACO — Growing organic vegetables on small plots of land in South Texas can be profitable, according to a feasibility study recently concluded at…