Sessions Tagged With 'farmers markets'

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Accepting Food Assistance Benefits to Increase Your Sales

Monday, April 25, 2016 at 7:00 pm EDT

This program is part of a 23-webinar Michigan State University Extension 2016 Beginning Farmer Webinar Series. Getting started with accepting food assistance benefits to increase your sales Presenters: Amanda Shreve, MI Farmers Market Assn and Kendra...

Social Media & Email Marketing Tips to Increase Farm Market Sales

Tuesday, June 16, 2015 at 12:00 pm EDT

In this webinar, Pam Knights, branding strategist and marketing communications specialist, talks about how to step up your game in social media and email outreach to more effectively promote direct sales at your farmstand and/or farmers markets. The five points she will...

Developing, Implementing & Sustaining Healthy Food Incentive Prgrms at Farmers’ Markets

Thursday, January 29, 2015 at 3:00 pm EST

Darcy Freedman, MPH, PhD, Associate Professor of Epidemiology, Biostatistics, and Social Work at Case Western Reserve University in Cleveland, Ohio, will present Developing, Implementing & Sustaining Healthy Food Incentive Programs at Farmers' Markets. Dr. Freedman will...

Connecting Beginning Farmers to New Markets: Start-up Advice & Resources for Gaining Access to Farmers Markets

Wednesday, December 11, 2013 at 3:00 pm EST

The Virginia Beginning Farmer and Rancher Coalition Program presents a webinar panel presentation, "Connecting Beginning Farmers to New Markets: Start-up Advice & Resources for Gaining Access to Farmers Markets" Panel...

Keeping Local Foods Affordable: An optional, open source farmers market lesson for SNAP-eligible populations

Thursday, November 21, 2013 at 12:00 pm EST

Join Meredith Ledlie Johnson (M.S.W., Virginia Cooperative Extension) and Sarah Misyak (M.S., Virginia Tech) as they share their open source farmers market orientation lesson for SNAP-eligible populations. They will also discuss training opportunities that will enable...

Are You a Supermarket Vendor or a Super Market Vendor?

Thursday, June 13, 2013 at 2:00 pm EDT

While marketing your products at a farmers market is a great way to sell direct to customers and garner instant feed back about your products, it does require you work at providing customers with the best shopping and purchasing experience possible, if you want repeat...

Tracking Sales to Learn What Customers Really Think

Thursday, May 9, 2013 at 2:00 pm EDT - Presented by Mary Peabody

You have a great product! Your prices are right in line with the competition! Your quality is outstanding! So, what is the next step in direct marketing success? Well a good place to start is by learning who your customers are, what they think of your products and who is...

Food Safety for Farmers Market Vendors

Thursday, April 11, 2013 at 2:00 pm EDT

Join Londa Nwadike, University of Vermont Extension Food Safety Specialist, for the first of a 3-part series on direct marketing. Farmers Markets are a great venue for food producers and value-added processors to introduce their products to consumers, make sales, and also...