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1. Food

1.1. Baking

1.1.1. artisan breads

1.1.2. biscuits

1.1.3. brownies

1.1.4. cake decorating

1.1.5. cakes

1.1.6. cinnamon rolls

1.1.7. cookies

1.1.8. cupcakes

1.1.9. ethnic breads

1.1.10. ethnic cookies

1.1.11. ethnic pastries

1.1.12. flatbread

1.1.13. gluten-free baked goods

1.1.14. granola

1.1.15. muffins

1.1.16. pastries

1.1.17. pies

1.1.18. pretzels

1.1.19. raw vegan "baked" goods

1.1.20. scones

1.1.21. sourdough bread

1.1.22. vegan cupcakes

1.1.23. whole grain bread

1.2. Niches

1.2.1. artisan

1.2.2. dairy free

1.2.3. free range

1.2.4. gluten free

1.2.5. halal

1.2.6. kosher

1.2.7. low carb

1.2.8. low fat

1.2.9. nut free

1.2.10. organic

1.2.11. probiotics

1.2.12. raw

1.2.13. vegan

1.2.14. vegetarian

1.2.15. wheat free

1.2.16. whole grain

1.3. Foods and Beverages

1.3.1. acai juice

1.3.2. apple cider

1.3.3. aronia juice

1.3.4. bacon

1.3.5. barbeque sauce

1.3.6. bread mixes

1.3.7. candied nuts

1.3.8. cheese

1.3.8.1. goat

1.3.8.2. sheep

1.3.8.3. cow

1.3.8.4. vegan

1.3.9. chili

1.3.10. cured meats

1.3.11. dried fruits

1.3.12. dried mushrooms

1.3.13. fermented foods

1.3.14. flavored popcorn

1.3.14.1. kettle corn

1.3.15. handmade chocolates

1.3.16. herbal teas

1.3.17. homemade beer

1.3.18. homemade wine

1.3.19. hummus

1.3.20. infused oils

1.3.21. jams, jellies, and preserves

1.3.22. jerky

1.3.23. kimchi

1.3.24. marinades

1.3.25. marmalade

1.3.26. mole

1.3.27. pasta sauce

1.3.28. peanut brittle

1.3.29. pickles

1.3.30. pickled foods

1.3.31. raw local honey

1.3.32. roasted nuts

1.3.33. salad dressing

1.3.34. salad mixes

1.3.35. salsa

1.3.36. saurkraut

1.3.37. sausages

1.3.38. smoked meats

1.3.39. smoked meats

1.3.40. spice mixes

1.3.41. stone ground grains

1.3.42. tamales

1.3.43. truffle oil

1.3.44. truffles

1.3.45. yogurt

1.4. Food Services

1.4.1. cooking classes

1.4.2. catering

1.4.2.1. sandwich delivery

1.4.2.2. boxed lunches

1.4.2.3. vegan/vegetarian

1.4.2.4. organic

1.4.3. restaurants

1.4.3.1. juice bar

1.4.3.2. smoothie bar

1.4.3.3. coffee shop

1.4.3.3.1. organic

1.4.3.3.2. fair trade

1.4.3.3.3. shade grown

1.4.3.3.4. gourmet

1.4.3.4. burger joint

1.4.3.5. pizza parlor

1.4.3.6. ethnic restaurant

1.4.3.7. vegetarian/vegan restaurant

1.4.3.8. quick food

1.4.3.9. food truck

1.4.3.10. fast food

1.4.3.11. street food

2. Agriculture

2.1. Crops

2.1.1. Fruits/Berries

2.1.1.1. apples

2.1.1.1.1. cider

2.1.1.1.2. upick

2.1.1.1.3. organic

2.1.1.2. aronia

2.1.1.3. blackberries

2.1.1.4. blueberries

2.1.1.5. cherries

2.1.1.6. citrus

2.1.1.7. cranberries

2.1.1.8. currants

2.1.1.9. elderberries

2.1.1.10. goji

2.1.1.11. gooseberries

2.1.1.12. grapes

2.1.1.12.1. table

2.1.1.12.2. wine

2.1.1.13. kiwis

2.1.1.14. lingonberries

2.1.1.15. melons

2.1.1.16. mulberries

2.1.1.17. pawpaws

2.1.1.18. peaches

2.1.1.19. pears

2.1.1.20. persimmons

2.1.1.21. plums

2.1.1.22. raspberries

2.1.1.23. strawberries

2.1.1.23.1. alpine

2.1.1.23.2. upick

2.1.1.23.3. organic

2.1.2. Nuts

2.1.2.1. walnuts

2.1.2.2. pecans

2.1.2.3. almonds

2.1.2.4. hickorynuts

2.1.2.5. hazelnuts

2.1.2.6. chestnuts

2.1.3. Vegetables

2.1.3.1. asparagus

2.1.3.2. tomatoes

2.1.3.2.1. heirloom

2.1.3.3. broccoli

2.1.3.4. cabbage

2.1.3.5. cauliflower

2.1.3.6. eggplant

2.1.3.7. garlic

2.1.3.8. onion

2.1.3.9. peppers

2.1.3.9.1. sweet

2.1.3.9.2. chili

2.1.3.10. corn

2.1.3.10.1. sweet

2.1.3.10.2. indian

2.1.3.10.3. heirloom

2.1.3.11. beans

2.1.3.12. squash

2.1.3.12.1. pumpkins

2.1.3.13. cucumbers

2.1.3.14. saladgreens

2.1.4. Herbs

2.1.4.1. basil

2.1.4.2. oregano

2.1.4.3. thyme

2.1.4.4. lavender

2.1.4.5. catnip

2.1.4.6. rosemary

2.1.4.7. ginseng

2.1.4.8. ginger

2.1.5. Flowers

2.1.5.1. edible

2.1.5.2. cut

2.1.5.2.1. organic

2.1.5.2.2. dried

2.1.6. Nurserystock

2.1.6.1. bulbs

2.1.6.2. shade trees

2.1.6.3. fruit trees

2.1.6.4. shrubs

2.1.6.5. flowers

2.1.6.6. ornamentals

2.1.6.6.1. hosta

2.1.6.6.2. ornamental grasses

2.1.6.7. seeds

2.1.6.7.1. organic

2.1.6.7.2. heirloom

2.1.6.8. native plants

2.1.7. Other

2.1.7.1. Christmas

2.1.7.1.1. trees

2.1.7.1.2. greens

2.1.7.1.3. cones

2.1.7.2. bamboo

2.1.7.3. biofuels

2.1.7.3.1. agave

2.1.7.3.2. algae

2.1.7.3.3. miscanthus

2.1.7.3.4. switchgrass

2.1.7.3.5. wood

2.1.7.4. birdseed

2.1.7.5. gourds

2.1.7.5.1. birdhouses

2.1.7.6. lumber

2.1.7.6.1. handmade furniture

2.1.7.7. saw logs

2.1.7.8. milkweed

2.1.7.9. mushrooms

2.1.7.10. wheatgrass

2.1.7.11. maple syrup

2.2. Livestock

2.2.1. mammals

2.2.1.1. horses

2.2.1.1.1. draft horses

2.2.1.1.2. saddle horses

2.2.1.1.3. show horses

2.2.1.1.4. boarding

2.2.1.1.5. training

2.2.1.1.6. riding lessons

2.2.1.1.7. trail rides

2.2.1.1.8. carriage rides

2.2.1.1.9. pregnant mare urine (PMU)

2.2.1.2. donkeys

2.2.1.3. mules

2.2.1.4. cattle

2.2.1.4.1. beef

2.2.1.4.2. dairy

2.2.1.4.3. oxen

2.2.1.5. pigs

2.2.1.5.1. hoop house

2.2.1.5.2. pastured/free range

2.2.1.6. sheep

2.2.1.6.1. meat

2.2.1.6.2. wool

2.2.1.6.3. hair

2.2.1.6.4. dairy

2.2.1.7. goats

2.2.1.7.1. meat

2.2.1.7.2. hair

2.2.1.7.3. milk

2.2.1.7.4. rental

2.2.1.8. bison

2.2.1.9. llamas

2.2.1.9.1. wool

2.2.1.9.2. pack

2.2.1.9.3. guard

2.2.1.10. alpacas

2.2.1.11. rabbit

2.2.1.11.1. meat

2.2.1.11.2. fur

2.2.1.11.3. wool

2.2.1.11.4. manure

2.2.1.12. dogs

2.2.1.12.1. hunting dogs

2.2.1.12.2. show dogs

2.2.1.12.3. livestock guardian dogs

2.2.1.12.4. sheep dogs

2.2.2. poultry

2.2.2.1. chicken

2.2.2.1.1. meat

2.2.2.1.2. eggs

2.2.2.1.3. rental

2.2.2.2. turkey

2.2.2.2.1. heirloom

2.2.2.3. duck

2.2.2.4. goose

2.2.2.5. guinea

2.2.2.5.1. meat

2.2.2.5.2. tick control

2.2.2.6. squab

2.2.3. fish and other aquatic animals

2.2.3.1. catfish

2.2.3.2. tilapia

2.2.3.3. trout

2.2.3.4. aquaculture

2.2.3.5. aquaponics

2.2.3.6. crawfish

2.2.3.7. catch and release

2.2.4. insects and other invertebrates

2.2.4.1. honeybees

2.2.4.1.1. honey

2.2.4.1.2. pollination services

2.2.4.1.3. royal jelly

2.2.4.1.4. beeswax

2.2.4.1.5. bee pollen

2.2.4.1.6. equipment

2.2.4.2. orchard mason bees

2.2.4.2.1. bee houses

2.2.4.3. earthworms

2.2.4.3.1. bait

2.2.4.3.2. worm composting

2.2.4.3.3. worm castings

2.2.4.4. crickets

2.2.4.5. mealworms

2.2.4.6. butterflies

2.2.4.7. snails

2.2.4.7.1. escargot

2.2.4.7.2. bait

2.2.4.7.3. pet

2.2.4.8. beneficial insects

2.2.4.9. silkworms

2.2.4.9.1. peace silk

2.2.5. game

2.2.5.1. venison

2.2.5.2. elk

2.2.5.3. boar

2.2.5.4. pheasant

2.2.5.5. quail

2.2.6. exotic

2.2.6.1. emu

2.2.6.2. alligator

2.3. Systems

2.3.1. edible forest gardening

2.3.2. hydroponics

2.3.3. woody agriculture

2.3.4. permaculture

2.3.5. SPIN farming

2.3.6. organic

2.3.7. agroforestry

2.3.8. pasture cropping

2.4. Niches

2.4.1. heirloom

2.4.2. rare/heritage breed

2.4.3. organic

2.4.3.1. fruits

2.4.3.2. vegetables

2.4.3.3. herbs

2.4.3.4. cutflowers

2.4.3.5. milk

2.4.3.6. meat

2.4.3.7. eggs

2.4.3.8. seeds

2.4.3.9. nurserystock

2.4.4. native

2.4.5. xeriscape

2.4.6. free range

2.4.6.1. eggs

2.4.6.2. meat

2.4.7. grassfed/pastured

2.4.7.1. meat

2.4.7.1.1. beef

2.4.7.1.2. lamb

2.4.7.1.3. bison

2.4.7.1.4. pasturedpork

2.4.7.1.5. poultry

2.4.7.2. milk

2.4.7.3. eggs

3. Arts and Crafts

3.1. Niches

3.1.1. antique

3.1.2. baby

3.1.3. collectible

3.1.4. custom

3.1.5. designer

3.1.6. distressed

3.1.7. eco-friendly

3.1.8. ethnic

3.1.9. fair trade

3.1.10. gothic

3.1.11. grunge

3.1.12. handcarved

3.1.13. handcrafted

3.1.14. handmade

3.1.15. handspun

3.1.16. handwoven

3.1.17. holiday

3.1.18. homemade

3.1.19. mouthblown

3.1.20. organic

3.1.21. personalized

3.1.22. pet

3.1.23. punk

3.1.24. reclaimed

3.1.25. recycled

3.1.26. reproduction

3.1.27. restoration

3.1.28. retro

3.1.29. rustic

3.1.30. scented

3.1.31. sexy

3.1.32. steampunk

3.1.33. upcycled

3.1.34. vegan

3.1.35. victorian

3.1.36. vintage

3.1.37. wedding

3.1.38. western

3.2. Crafts

3.2.1. assemblage

3.2.2. basketry

3.2.3. beading

3.2.4. bookmaking

3.2.5. calligraphy

3.2.6. candlemaking

3.2.7. collage

3.2.8. costuming

3.2.9. crochet

3.2.10. cross stich

3.2.11. decollage

3.2.12. doll making

3.2.13. embroidery

3.2.14. engraving

3.2.15. fiber arts

3.2.16. flower arranging

3.2.17. framing

3.2.18. furniture making

3.2.19. glass blowing

3.2.20. jewelry

3.2.21. knitting

3.2.22. leather working

3.2.23. metal working

3.2.24. needlepoint

3.2.25. origami

3.2.26. paper cutting

3.2.26.1. scherenschnitte

3.2.27. paper making

3.2.28. potpourri

3.2.29. pottery

3.2.30. print making

3.2.31. quilting

3.2.32. rug making

3.2.33. scrapbooking

3.2.34. sewing

3.2.35. soap making

3.2.36. stained glass

3.2.37. tanning

3.2.38. taxidermy

3.2.39. toy making

3.2.40. weaving

3.2.41. woodworking

3.2.42. wreathmaking

3.2.42.1. Christmas

3.2.42.2. living wreaths

3.2.42.3. pine cone

3.3. Fine Arts

3.3.1. drawing

3.3.1.1. caricature

3.3.1.2. comics

3.3.1.3. cartoons

3.3.1.4. graphic novels

3.3.1.5. book illustration

3.3.2. painting

3.3.2.1. watercolor

3.3.2.2. oil

3.3.2.3. acrylic

3.3.3. sculpture

3.3.4. photography

3.4. Graphic Design

3.4.1. web design

3.4.2. logo design

4. Seasonal

4.1. Winter

4.1.1. snowboard rentals

4.1.2. Christmas wreaths and greens

4.1.3. Christmas tree farm

4.1.4. Christmas cookie delivery

4.1.5. gift wrapping

4.1.6. Thanksgiving catering

4.1.7. gift baskets

4.1.8. Yule logs

4.1.9. holiday decorating service

4.1.10. snow shoveling or plowing

4.1.11. eggnog

4.1.12. holiday shopper

4.1.13. hot chocolate

4.1.14. party planner

4.1.15. personal trainer

4.1.16. skate rentals

4.1.17. ski lessons

4.1.18. ski rentals

4.1.19. snowshoe rentals

4.2. Spring

4.2.1. window washing

4.2.2. Easter lambs

4.2.3. egg decorating

4.2.4. May Day baskets

4.2.5. forcing bulbs

4.2.6. starting seeds

4.2.7. spring cleaning service

4.3. Autumn

4.3.1. weatherstripping homes

4.3.2. back to school shopping service

4.3.3. gleaning

4.3.4. cider making

4.3.5. cleaning chimneys

4.3.6. garden cleanup

4.3.7. mulled cider

4.3.8. haunted house

4.3.9. installing storm windows

4.3.10. heirloom turkeys

4.3.11. cleaning gutters and downspouts

4.3.12. moving service for university students

4.3.13. costume rentals

4.3.14. hunting guide

4.3.15. pumpkin patch

4.3.16. specialty butcher

4.3.17. raking leaves

4.3.18. sports equipment rentals

4.3.19. tutor

4.4. Summer

4.4.1. yard sale organizer

4.4.2. CSA farm

4.4.3. U-pick farm

4.4.4. boat rentals

4.4.5. cut flowers

4.4.6. pre-packed picnic baskets

4.4.7. firecracker stand

4.4.8. farm stands

4.4.8.1. sweet corn

4.4.8.2. watrmelon

4.4.9. fishing guide

4.4.10. house painting

4.4.11. house sitting

4.4.12. pool cleaning

4.4.13. lemonade stand

4.4.14. swimming lessons

4.4.15. smoothie stand

4.4.16. mowing lawns

4.4.17. surfing lessons

4.4.18. snorkeling lessons

4.4.19. summer camp

4.4.20. tour guide

4.4.21. trail rides

4.4.22. weeding

5. Green

6. Sports and Fitness

7. Pets

7.1. General

7.1.1. boarding kennel

7.1.2. petsitting

7.1.3. dating service for pet lovers

7.1.4. decorated food bowls

7.1.5. therapy animals

7.1.6. pet artist

7.1.7. pet photographer

7.1.8. pet boutique

7.1.9. pet blogger

7.1.10. pet cemetery or cremation

7.1.11. pet clean-up service

7.1.12. pet door installer

7.1.13. pet-friendly bed & breakfast

7.1.14. pet furniture maker

7.1.15. pet hair sweaters

7.1.16. pet massage therapist

7.1.17. pet locating/relocating service

7.1.18. pet memorials

7.1.19. pet-proofing houses

7.2. Dogs

7.2.1. designer dog houses

7.2.2. doggie day care

7.2.3. dog groomer

7.2.4. dog show handler

7.2.5. doggie fashion designer

7.2.6. gourmet dog treats

7.2.7. dog trainer

7.2.8. dog walker

7.2.9. training assistance dogs

7.2.10. raw dog food

7.3. Cats

7.3.1. cat toy maker

7.3.2. catnip farming

7.4. Other

7.4.1. amphibian breeding

7.4.2. reptile breeding

7.4.3. bird breeding

7.4.4. fish breeding

7.4.5. custom cages and terrariums

7.4.6. cricket farming

7.4.7. mealworms

7.4.8. rodent breeder

7.4.9. saltwater aquarium installation

8. Transportation

8.1. Autos

8.1.1. car wash

8.1.2. car repair

8.1.3. custom car art

8.1.4. auto painting

8.1.5. automotive detailing service

8.1.6. car inspection

8.1.7. glass tinting

8.1.8. auto maintenance lessons

8.1.9. car rental

8.1.10. car-sharing service

8.1.11. taxi service

8.1.12. towing service

8.1.13. carpool service

8.1.14. biodiesel production

8.1.15. used auto parts

8.1.16. used car sales

8.1.17. car storage

8.1.18. auto tours

8.1.19. antique car rental

8.1.20. luxury car rental

8.1.21. limousine service

8.1.22. valet service

8.1.23. car review blog

8.2. Bikes

8.2.1. bike rentals

8.2.2. bike sharing service

8.2.3. bike tours

8.2.4. bike sales

8.2.5. bike parts

8.2.6. bike repair

8.2.7. bicycle courier service

8.3. Boats

8.3.1. boat charters or rentals

8.3.2. canoe/kayak lessons

8.3.3. canoe/kayak rentals

8.3.4. gondola service

8.3.5. water taxi

8.3.6. boat storage

8.3.7. boating lessons

8.3.8. paddleboat rentals

8.3.9. guided canoe/kayak tours

8.3.10. whalewatching tours

8.4. Other

8.4.1. unicycle lessons

8.4.2. trail rides

8.4.3. carriage rides

8.4.4. sleigh rides

8.4.5. hayrack rides

8.4.6. RV rentals

8.4.7. used RV sales

8.4.8. RV campground

8.4.9. motorcycle rentals

8.4.10. electric scooter rentals

8.4.11. ATV rentals

8.4.12. ATV park

8.4.13. used ATV sales

8.4.14. snowmobile rentals

8.4.15. pack horses

8.4.16. pack mules

8.4.17. pack llamas

8.4.18. draft horses

8.4.19. draft oxen

8.4.20. carriage repair

8.4.21. harness making

8.4.22. logging horses

8.4.23. stagecoach rides

8.4.24. blacksmith

8.4.25. sled dogs

8.4.26. sledding tours

9. Entertainment

9.1. Music

9.1.1. piano tuner

9.1.2. music lessons

9.2. Dance

9.2.1. dance lessons

9.3. Theater

9.4. Other

9.4.1. clowns

9.4.2. magicians

9.4.3. mimes

9.4.4. balloon artists

10. Travel

10.1. local tour guide

10.2. green bed & breakfast

10.3. couchsharing

11. Education

11.1. lessons

11.1.1. art

11.1.2. music

11.1.3. sports

11.1.4. theater

11.1.5. cooking

11.1.6. home maintenance

11.1.7. auto maintenance

11.1.8. foreign language

11.2. tutoring

11.3. camps

11.3.1. summer camps

11.3.2. wilderness therapy camps

11.3.3. specialty camps

12. Make Money Online

13. Services

13.1. accounting

13.2. event planning

13.2.1. wedding planning

13.3. virtual assistant

13.4. carpet cleaning

13.5. delivery service

13.6. personal shopper

13.7. home organizing

13.8. tarot reader

13.9. interior decorator

13.10. tool rental

14. Books and Writing

14.1. book indexing

14.2. proof reader

14.3. freelance writing

14.4. online content writing

14.4.1. blogging

14.4.2. revenue sharing sites

14.4.2.1. HubPages

14.4.2.2. Squidoo

14.4.2.3. Infobarrel