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4. Promotion

Urban Ag home | Table of contents Once you have established what your product is, where you are going to sell it, and how much you are going to sell it for, it’s time to promote it. But what does that mean and entail for an entrepreneur? Promotion is communicating with your customers about the...

Email Marketing—Your Best Social Media Tool

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Mastering Marketing - July 2019 You may think that email marketing is less effective than other social media tools. Don’t believe it. Facebook, Twitter, Instagram etc. get lots of publicity but, how well do they really work for stimulating sales? Who controls their analytics and the material you...

PROGRAM POSTPONED - Sowing The Seeds Of Social Media Success—Strategic Market Planning

Tuesday, Apr. 23, 2019 - 9:00am to 4:00pm
Chesapeake College
PROGRAM POSTPONED CHESAPEAKE COLLEGE, WYE MILLS, MARYLAND Tuesday, April 23, 2019 The marketing world is rapidly changing and so are the tools for interacting with your target market. Internet and social media channels abound. Interactive marketing opportunities such as websites, blogs, e-mail...

Falling Back is for the Clock; Not Your Marketing Strategies

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Mastering Marketing - September 2018 When the calendar turns to September, everything “pumpkin” begins arriving in the stores and folks are busy cheering on their favorite football team. While it seems like the markets are in a sprint to the end of the year, Fall is actually a good to re-energize...


Tuesday, Nov. 13, 2018 - 9:00am
SOWING THE SEEDS OF SOCIAL MEDIA SUCCESS—STRATEGIC MARKET PLANNING Date: Tuesday, November 13, 2018 Time: 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. Location: MARYLAND AGRICULTURAL RESOURCE CENTER, 1114 Shawan Road, Cockeysville, MD 21030 The marketing world is rapidly changing and so are the tools for interacting...

Christmas in July─Getting Your Social Media Marketing into Holiday Mode

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Mastering Marketing - July 2017 With July temperatures approaching triple digits, it’s hard to start thinking about holiday marketing plans. For many that would be the Christmas season but, for direct farm marketers, the “holidays” encompass the Labor Day weekend, a six-week period in the Fall that...
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Topics in this issue include: Best Marketing Practices for the Holidays Keep It Local, and Seasonal, Keep It Real Why Do I Need a Business Plan for My Farm? Social Media Reflects Changes in Meal...More info

How to use HootSuite

Wednesday, Oct. 8, 2014 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm
MidAtlantic Women In Agriculture will offer a free webinar open to all on October 8th at 12 noon! What is a Social Media Platform? How can you manage multiple social media accounts from one account? In this FREE webinar, learn how to use HootSuite, the most popular social media management system...

Facebook Strategy Webinar

Wednesday, May. 28, 2014 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm
Join is the 2nd and 4th Wednesday of each month for a FREE Wednesday Webinar! May 28, 2014 we will be learning about Facebook Strategy Open to all! To Register Online:


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