Tuesday, February 22, 2011

Farmers & The Internet: Topic Of Workshop

Agriculture officials will be hodling a workshop in Putnam County next month -- intended to help farmers use the Internet to grow their business. The workshops are designed to show how farmers can connect with potential customers through social media, customer surveys and other means. The workshop will be held on Thursday, March 10th, in Cookeville. It's being sponsored by the University of Tennessee Center for Profitable Agriculture in cooperation with the Tennessee Farm Fresh program. The sessions are called Direct Farm Marketing for Success IV: Tools for Marketing on the Web. And you can go on the web to cpa.utk.edu for more information.