The definitive book on high-value produce marketing for farmers and market gardeners, this book delivers hands-on information for becoming a master marketer. Topics covered include marketing plans; promotion and advertising; processed products; customer service; merchandising; pricing strategies; rules, regulations, and insurance; selecting crops for maximum return; and selling through venues such as farmers’ markets, restaurants, roadside markets, pick-your-own operations, rural recreation farms, subscription farming, mail-order and retail outlets, and specialty wholesale channels.
|Publisher:||New World Publishing, Auburn,CA|
|Edition description:||New Edition|
|Product dimensions:||8.40(w) x 10.90(h) x 0.80(d)|
About the Author
Eric Gibson is a journalist whose articles have appeared in dozens of agriculture trade journals and the coauthor of The New Farmers' Market.