It is being founded to build upon an extensive array of biological and horticultural education, experience, and the research of its founders.
Farmers Group is the buyout and merger of two successful vegetable farms.
The idea behind the business is to provide healthy and delicious vegetables and fruit to the public.
It is estimated that the company will begin to make a profit in Year 2 of operations.
The company does not expect to have any cash flow problems during the first four years of operations.
"Trees are the only crop sold to the final buyer 'as is,'" said Dungey.
But that doesn't stop growers from giving Mother Nature a helping hand.
The busiest time for Christmas-tree sales is the first two weeks of December.
"Growers and retailers are starting to put more options out on the market," Dungey said."It brings in people who wouldn't have bought a live tree before." We're also getting more finicky about the aesthetics of what is, after all, a natural product.
Products Farmers Group's plans to concentrate on vegetables as its primary product.
This includes growing carrots, romaine lettuce, leeks, red onions, summer squash, spinach, pumpkins, winter squash, globe beets, and winter greens.