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Plan and Promote 2020 Holiday Sales and Activities Now Mastering Markeing - September 2020
Fall Agritourism in Maryland–Open for Business Mastering Marketing - Special Edition August 2020
Retain More Customers Using Loyalty Programs Mastering Marketing - August 2020
Don’t Eat a Third Hand Tomato; Come to the Farmers’ Market Mastering Marketing - Special Edition 2020 
Disease Management - Botrytis  Botrytis is a major disease threat as harvest approaches. Botrytis cinerea is a fungus that affects many plant species, especially wine grapes, where it is commonly known as Botrytis bunch rot or gray mold.
The Ripple Effect Mastering Marketing - Special Edition July 2020
Downy Mildew Management Downy mildew is now a year-long challenge for grape growers in the East. Downy mildew is often difficult to manage because it requires specific weather conditions to become a serious threat, but it can develop into an epidemic very quickly in favorable weather.
Agritourism Operations and Liability Concerns this Fall Season Mastering Marketing - July 2020With so many concerns for the Fall agritourism season, here is an informative podcast that helps outline how to mediate some of the risks of hosting events this Fall season.
Adjusting Direct Marketing to Selling On-line, a 24-7 Opportunity Masterning Marketing - Special Edition June 2020
Pivot to Bundling Products to Increase Sales Mastering Marketing - June 2020
Collaborative Marketing-A Process; Not an Event Mastering Marketing - Special Edition May 2020
Apple grafting demonstration Dr. Naveen Kumar, Assistant Professor and Horticulture Extension Specialist at University of Maryland Eastern Shore, has prepared a set of ppt slides and a series of videos demonstrating how to bud and graft apple trees:
How to accept SNAP/EBT and WIC payments as a farmer How to accept SNAP/EBT and WICNeith Little, UMD Extension, Urban Agriculture Extension AgentAcknowledgements: Thank you to Ginger Myers, Good Dog Farm, AgriHood Baltimore, Weida Stoecker (MDA), and others for talking with me about EBT and WIC. 4/22/2020
Early Season Insect Management: Flea Beetles Identification and BiologyGrape Flea beetles, Altica spp. (Coleoptera: Chrysomelidae), are small (4-5 mm), oval shaped, metallic blue-purple beetles that jump when disturbed.Grape flea beetles overwinter as adults and become active on warm April days when grape buds begin to swell. Adult beetles are most numerous following mild winters.
Early Season Insect Management: Climbing Cutworms This general term applies to the larvae (caterpillars) of a large number of butterfly/moth species (Lepidoptera) in the noctuid family that feed on buds, young shoots and leaves. Cutworm damage most commonly occurs in vineyards with weeds under the trellis or mulch, and in sandy or light colored soils.
COVID-19 and Agritourism in Maryland Mastering Marketing - Special Edition April 2020
Capturing the Bounce; Surviving the Dip Mastering Marketing - April 2020As we move through the realities the Covid-19 protocols, many are experiencing first hand its effect on their business’s viability.

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