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Pumpkin Farm

A pumpkin farm, or pumpkin patch, grows pumpkins and invites customers to come and pick and purchase them. Pumpkin farms may also offer a number of other fall-themed activities, like hayrides and corn mazes, and products like apples and Halloween decorations.

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An orchard grows and sells fruit and vegetables in the fall. Orchards are known for their various apples and ciders and fall-themed activities. Orchards may also sell their yield in bulk to local food distributors like grocery stores and restaurants.

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Lawn Care Business

Lawn care businesses are always in demand. Whether it’s keeping unruly weeds in check or dealing with a yard covered in leaves, lawn care professionals keep lawns looking beautiful year-round.

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Halloween Costume Shop

Halloween costume shops usually operates seasonally and sells costumes. Typically a Halloween costume shop sells a range of costumes from funny to scary and any accessories someone might need to go along with them

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Haunted House

Haunted attractions are venues that lead customers through a route filled with creeps and scares. These attractions are a fun way to get scared and raise adrenaline without any fear of getting hurt. Haunted attractions may also sell merchandise to increase revenue.

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Photography Business

Photography businesses capture beautiful scenes and important moments in people’s lives. Fall is the tail end of wedding season, so the demand for photographers is high, meaning they can make a nice profit this time of year.

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Home Business Ideas

Looking for a flexible work environment? Want to be your own boss? Starting a home-based business can be a great way to launch your new company.

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Online Business Ideas

An online business is one that is primarily web-based. This type of business is a great option for someone looking for a business idea that will be easy and fast to setup and have low startup costs.

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Low-cost Business Ideas

Do you always need to "spend money to make money," as the saying goes? We don't think so. Often a good idea and hard work can get your business up and running with little to no startup costs.

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Side Business

Starting a side business while working a full-time job can be a great way to test out a new business idea and gain invaluable experience as an entrepreneur.

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Unique Business Ideas

One of the best parts of being an entrepreneur is the sense of adventure in taking a risk for the sake of a great idea. But don't think you'll make it big without working hard to achieve your goals.

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Summer Business Ideas

If you have an entrepreneurial spirit, starting your own business can be fun, profitable, and a great learning experience. Being your own boss sure beats working at the local community pool or fast-food joint.

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Teen Business Ideas

Being an entrepreneur can be an incredibly valuable experience, in more ways then one. For teens who have an inclination for it, starting a business might be a great way to spend their time.

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