How much money can you make selling pumpkins?
"If you put a little work into it and manage your crop properly with respect to disease, insect and irrigation control, it can provide as much or more profit than row crops." Andersen said a good yield for an acre is about 1,000 pumpkins. At 7 cents a pound for an average 20-pound pumpkin, the gross income is $1,400.
How do you price pumpkins?
Pumpkins are either priced per pound or one flat rate. Some pumpkins are priced per pound and others, a flat rate. We shopped around with a bathroom scale and normalized all pricing, using average weight of the pumpkins in the flat rate bins. A 12 pound pumpkin selling for $5.00 costs $0.42 per pound.
Do pumpkin farmers make good money?
How much profit can a pumpkin farm make? The average, small pumpkin farm can make about $30,000 per year. Profit varies greatly, however, as all farms are different sizes. Farm tourism is a multi-million-dollar industry in the United States, so location matters a lot.
Can you buy a pumpkin online?
Autumn Harvest Pumpkins allows you to buy pumpkins online, and they'll ship them anywhere within the US. They offer several varieties of pumpkins, and your order will typically arrive in around a week.