A herb garden in your backyard can bring you extra revenue

Starting a backyard herb patch is a great way for urban dwellers to turn their love of plants and gardening into extra cash. 

Herbs farming can also be an ideal money-making plan for stay-at-home mothers and retirees.

Herbs have been used in cooking, medicine and cosmetics for thousands of years and now new kinds are being unearthed, as people around the globe seek healthier lifestyles.  

But how do you start one such garden, and how do you ensure that it grows well? Below is a quick guide.

Space selection

 

You should set up your garden in a place that receives enough sunlight and wind. The location should also be close to a source of water.