e.61: Starting a Perennial Fruit Farm: Jim Riddle on Blue Fruit Farm

At Blue Fruit Farm in Minnesota, Jim Riddle and Joyce Ford grow a range of perrenial tree fruit and berries of the blue and nearly-blue kind. In our conversation, Jim Riddle talks about why he and Joyce switched to perennial crops from annual market veggies, considerations for establishing a farm like his, and how he and Joyce have approached their marketing. You can find out more at bluefruitfarm.com. Or, check out this great PDF Jim provided that summarizes his farm's production.

Below is a clip of Jim going into detail about each crop he grows on the farm, which you can download by right-clicking and selecting the 'Save-As' option. Below that, the entire episode.