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February 15, 2018


10:00 AM - 2:00 PM


CCE St. Lawrence County
2043B State Highway 68
Canton, NY 13617


$10.00 per person


CCE St. Lawrence County
Maria Filippi
315-379-9192 x229

Pre-Registration Deadline: February 14, 2018


Market Strategies for Retail and Wholesale

February 15, 2018

Market Strategies for Retail and Wholesale
Session for veggie, fruit, value-added and general producers. Presenter are Lindsey Pashow Ag Business Development & Marketing Specialist for Harvest NY and Ian Ater owner/operator of Fledgling Crow Vegetables in Keeseville, NY.
  • Evaluate your markets
  • Improve buyer communications
  • Strengthen farm brand 
  • Improve record keeping
$10.00/person. Lunch included in cost of registration.

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