Category Archives: Marketing

Selling for Success: Marketing to Local Wholesale Markets

Are you a new or beginning farmer interested in selling to independent grocery stores and/or restaurants? Join Sona Desai of the Intervale Food Hub and Tim Taylor of Crossroad Farm at a workshop to learn if selling to these markets … Continue reading

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Making Social Media Work in Sustainable Agriculture: 7 Lessons Learned

Since social media has quickly become a primary means of communication (i.e. 72% of all online adults now use social networking sites like Faceback, Twitter, LinkedIn, etc.) I’ve been conducting a professional development project for Extension educators in Vermont, Maine, … Continue reading

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Gearing Up for Value-Added Produce Products

Are you considering adding value added products to your mix at the farmers market, your farm stand or CSA pick-up? Join The UVM New Farmer Project’s  April 23 webinar on Creating Products from Farm Produce to learn the rules and regulations, as … Continue reading

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