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If you've been experimenting with business opportunities from home then you must have tons of experiences to share - both good and bad.

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Now that would be inspiring!

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To Start Chicken Farm  
Dear Sir, Myself Shubham Raut from Pune i have completed my Mechanical Engg however i would like to start my own business in line with this you are …

chicken egg farming  
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Poultry for Meat 
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Going Self-Sufficient 
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Where do I start??? 
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Where's Organic Farming Headed? 
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Making a Living on 1 Acre 
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Small business wanted 
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Need Help Developing an Organic Farming Business Plan 
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Clean and refurbish hot melt glue systems Not rated yet
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Microfarmerpatronage Not rated yet
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growing vegetable seedlings for sell Not rated yet
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Business that makes people smile  Not rated yet
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Escaping the rat race in Spain Not rated yet
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easy cook mix (dosa &idli) Not rated yet
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Intro to Permaculture and Home Garden classes Not rated yet
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Not at home, but connected to the land Not rated yet
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Start a Skills School Not rated yet
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