Outreach and Social Media2018-01-24T03:46:49+00:00

Outreach and Social Media

The Care and Feeding of the News Media

By Phil Easily, Harrisonburg Farmers Market How to make friends with the news media: feed them. Newspapers and broadcast media have a voracious appetite.  They’re always hungry for content.  But you can help because you have what they need and want. You have stories, and stories are their stock in [...]

Recipe for Social Media Success

Is your market's social media ready for customers? CeCe Dodd, VAFMA's President pulls together tips and recommendations in this presentation.    

TIPS FOR RECRUITING VENDORS FOR YOUR MARKET

If you’re starting a new market or looking to expand your vendor base, you may need help attracting new vendors to your market. We talked with experienced market managers and marketing pros and below is their advice. Did we miss something? Please share it with us! This is a living [...]

THE VIRGINIA GROWN PROGRAM

The Virginia Grown program is a marketing tool promoting fresh, local products to consumers and has a proven tract record for increasing visibility, developing additional media attention and enhancing marketing opportunities for Virginia Grown products. The resources listed below are available for you to display and use on all your marketing [...]

Outreach and Social Media

The Care and Feeding of the News Media

By Phil Easily, Harrisonburg Farmers Market How to make friends with the news media: feed them. Newspapers and broadcast media have a voracious appetite.  They’re always hungry for content.  But you can help because you have what they need and want. You have stories, and stories are their stock in [...]

Recipe for Social Media Success

Is your market's social media ready for customers? CeCe Dodd, VAFMA's President pulls together tips and recommendations in this presentation.    

TIPS FOR RECRUITING VENDORS FOR YOUR MARKET

If you’re starting a new market or looking to expand your vendor base, you may need help attracting new vendors to your market. We talked with experienced market managers and marketing pros and below is their advice. Did we miss something? Please share it with us! This is a living [...]

THE VIRGINIA GROWN PROGRAM

The Virginia Grown program is a marketing tool promoting fresh, local products to consumers and has a proven tract record for increasing visibility, developing additional media attention and enhancing marketing opportunities for Virginia Grown products. The resources listed below are available for you to display and use on all your marketing [...]