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Adjusting Direct Marketing to Selling On-line, a 24-7 Opportunity

Online shopping box sitting on computer keybord
Masterning Marketing - Special Edition June 2020 A shift was already underway to ordering food online in America, prior to the arrival of the coronavirus pandemic. U.S. online grocery sales grew 22% in 2019 and, propelled by high demand from nationwide COVID-19 lockdowns, stands to surge about 40%...

Collaborative Marketing-A Process; Not an Event

Putting puzzle pieces together
Mastering Marketing - Special Edition May 2020 Many traditional and seasonal marketing channels have been closed or greatly modified by the restrictions imposed by the Covid-19 pandemic. Producers and craft foods entrepreneurs have pivoted to online sales and on-site recommended safety protocols to...

UPDATE, postponed Wheels Up: Helping your urban farm business take off

Thursday, Mar. 19, 2020 - 6:00pm to 8:00pm
Farm Alliance of Baltimore
UPDATE as of 3/16/2020 Due to the coronavirus situation, we have postponed the start of this course. We tentatively plan to start the course on April 16. If you are interested, please e-mail Neith Little at nglittle@umd.edu for future updates. WHEELS UP PROGRAM: HELPING YOUR URBAN FARM BUSINESS...

Diversifying Your Operation Workshop Series

Tuesday, Jan. 22, 2019 - 12:00pm to 3:00pm
University of Maryland Extension, Baltimore County
What: Come join us in a 3-part series to learn how to diversify your operation. We will talk about Agri-tourism and how it might be right for your operation, adding value-added products, and marketing and pricing farm-raised meats. Guest speakers will include: UME’s Ag Marketing Specialist, Ginger...

Diversifying Your Operation Workshop Series

Tuesday, Jan. 15, 2019 - 12:00pm to 3:00pm
University of Maryland Extension, Baltimore County
What: Come join us in a 3-part series to learn how to diversify your operation. We will talk about Agri-tourism and how it might be right for your operation, adding value-added products, and marketing and pricing farm-raised meats. Guest speakers will include: UME’s Ag Marketing Specialist, Ginger...

Diversifying Your Operation Workshop Series

Tuesday, Jan. 15, 2019 - 12:00pm to 3:00pm
University of Maryland Extension, Baltimore County
What: Come join us in a 3-part series to learn how to diversify your operation. We will talk about Agri-tourism and how it might be right for your operation, adding value-added products, and marketing and pricing farm-raised meats. Guest speakers will include: UME’s Ag Marketing Specialist, Ginger...

Urban Farmer Field School: Mastering Marketing

Wednesday, Sep. 12, 2018 - 5:30pm to 8:30pm
EcoCity Farm
Urban Farmer Field School series This summer, join University of Maryland Extension on urban farms in Prince George's County and Baltimore City. Each Urban Farmer Field School in the series will cover a different topic, but every Field School will provide you the opportunity to learn in a hands-on...

Food For Profit Training

Thursday, Nov. 16, 2017 - 9:00am to 4:00pm
Prince George's Soil Conservation District
Have you ever been told that your favorite homemade bread, or salsa, is “good enough to sell?” Do you have additional fruit or vegetables from your farm or home garden that you would like to make into a commercial product? Food for Profit is a one-day workshop designed to help you work through the...

Food For Profit Training

Tuesday, Nov. 15, 2016 - 9:00am to 4:30pm
Prince George's Soil Conservation District
Have you ever been told that your favorite homemade bread, or salsa, is “good enough to sell?” Do you have additional fruit or vegetables from your farm or home garden that you would like to make into a commercial product? Food for Profit is a one-day workshop designed to help you work through the...

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