The Master List

This is it, the master list of small business income ideas.  As they are created, they will be added to this list that you can sort by each table heading.  This allows you to find ideas by initial cost, profit potential ($-$$$), daily time required and more.

Contact me if you want to add information or ideas.

IdeaCategoryInitial InvestmentAcreageDaily TimeProfit Potential
Raising Bottle CalvesRaising<$5001+<1 hour$$$
Growing Nettles as a Cash CropGrowing<$100<1 acre<1 hour$$
Becoming a Freelance WriterTech'ingNoneNone1-4 hours$$$
Turn Waste into Gold by Selling CompostRaising<$100<1 acre<1 hour$$
Growing Basket Willows for ProfitGrowing<$100<1 acre<1 hour$$$
Resell Clearance Toys on AmazonTech'ing<$100None<1 hour$$$
Offer Pet Boarding ServicesDoing<$500<1 acre1-4 hours$$
Small Farm Chicken HatcheryRaising<$100<1 acre<1 hour$$
Start Your Own Mealworm FarmRaising<$100None<1 hour$
Growing Cider Apples for ProfitGrowing>$5k1+<1 hour$$
Breeding GoatsRaising$1k-$2k<1 acre<1 hour$$
Sell Firewood BundlesDoing<$100None<1 hour$
Become a Sheep ShearerDoing$2k-$3kNone1-4 hours$$
Make Toy Surprise Bath BombsCrafting<$100None<1 hour$
Sell Bagged Chicken ManureRaisingNone<1 acre<1 hour$
Start a Babysitting BusinessDoingNoneNone1-4 hours$$
Make and Sell Colloidal SilverMaking<$100None<1 hour$$
Become a Hired ScytheDoing<$500None1-4 hours$$
Raising Rabbits for IncomeRaising<$500<1 acre<1 hour$$
Start an Art BusinessCrafting<$100None<1 hour$$$
Start a Fence CompanyDoing$3k-$5kNone8 hours per day$$$
Teach Survival ClassesDoingNone<1 acre<1 hour$$$
Resell Nursery SeedlingsDoing<$500None<1 hour$$
Sell Foraged Rose HipsGrowingNone<1 acre<1 hour$
Sell Kefir GrainsMakingNoneNone<1 hour$
Raise Bees for Honey & WaxRaising
Offer Weekly Produce BoxesGrowing
Breed ChickensRaising
Breed DogsRaising
Breed PigsRaising
Breed SheepRaising
Raise Black Soldier Fly for LarvaeRaising
Buy Sale Hatchery Chicks, Brood and ResellRaising
Flip Yard Sale ItemsDoing
Fix and Resell Broken AppliancesDoing
Buy Parts Cars & Sell Parts OnlineDoing
Make CandlesCrafting
Sell Bagged Chicken Manure on eBayDoing
Grow Christmas TreesGrowing
Offer Foraging CoursesDoing
Haul Away Scrap MetalDoing
Perform Clothing AlterationsDoing
Sell Goat SemenRaising
Make Concealed Carry GearCrafting
Offer On-Farm ConsultingDoing
Create a Corn MazeGrowing
Sell Crafts OnlineCrafting
Make Crafts with Animal PartsCrafting
Start a CSAGrowing
Offer Custom Sawmill ServicesDoing
Grow/Sell Cut FlowersGrowing
Design & Sell Rocket StovesCrafting
Sell Dried FruitsMaking
Sell Dried HerbsGrowing
Breed DucksRaising
Sell EarthwormsDoing
Sell EggsRaising
Host On-Farm EventsDoing
Be a Facebook Ad RaterTech'ing
Offer Farm PhotographyDoing
Start a Farm StandGrowing
Offer Farm ToursDoing
Sell Foraged RosehipsGrowing
Sell Foraged Seasonal DecorGrowing
Sell Foraged ElderberriesGrowing
Sell Foraged HuckleberriesGrowing
Start an OrchardGrowing
Sell FursDoing
Make and Sell Goat CheeseMaking
Raise Meat GoatsRaising
Sell Handmade Goat Milk SoapCrafting
Sell Graphic Design ServicesDoing
Grow Herbs for Essential Oil CompaniesGrowing
Offer Guided HuntsDoing
Sell Handmade Chicken CoopsCrafting
Sell Handmade Rabbit HutchesCrafting
Offer Handyman ServicesDoing
Sell Hatching EggsRaising
Produce HayGrowing
Sell Herb Mixes for AnimalsGrowing
Make and Sell Herbal SalvesMaking
Make and Sell Herbal TincturesMaking
Make Holiday Wreaths with EvergreensCrafting
Sell Homemade Baked GoodsMaking
Sell Homemade ExtractsMaking
Create and Sell Homeschool WorksheetsTech'ing
Make and Sell Homespun YarnCrafting
Host a Homesteaders GatheringDoing
Offer Goat/Sheep Hoof Trimming ServicesDoing
Offer Blood Drawing ServicesDoing
Offer Disbudding ServicesDoing
Grow HopsGrowing
Publish How-to Books on AmazonTech'ing
Offer Egg Incubation ServicesDoing
Grow Intensive Organic CropsGrowing
Invest in CryptocurrencyTech'ing
Sell Homemade Jams and JelliesMaking
Sell Bundles of KindlingDoing
Sell Knitted and Crocheted GiftsCrafting
Grow and Sell Landscaping PlantsGrowing
Offer Buck ServiceDoing
Lease Land for a Wind FarmDoing
Lease Land to Cell Phone CompaniesDoing
Lease Land for HayingDoing