The Missouri Beginning Farmers Program will continue its monthly webinars in June with a presentation by Lane McConnell, "Marketing on the Web." The webinar will be Monday June 6th, 2011, from 7:00 to 8:30 pm with a PowerPoint presentation. There will be two additional opportunities to learn from Lane, June 13th and 20th, both from 7:00 to 8:30 pm. Join the Missouri Beginning Farmers Program's monthly webinars for the month of June. This month we will take a look at just how social media can boost your marketing plan and sales. Lane is an agriculture marketing consultant who grew up on a livestock farm in southwest Missouri. She has worked for the Brownfield Farm Radio Network and Missouri Department of Agriculture, where she specialized in the local foods industry. Lane runs Agri-Comm Services, a marketing business in Hollister, MO and works with the businesses on developing innovative marketing campaigns, including social media. She is also spear-heading "The Market Lady" specialty crop grant project in southern Missouri this summer.
In the first webinar Lane will introduce all the different arenas of social media (facebook, blogs, twitter, etc.). In the second and third webinars, Lane will present live demonstrations on the step-by-step process of these different social media outlets. If you've been thinking about social media or have been wondering how to increase the sales on your farm, join in for each of these webinars and get a jump start on marketing your farm and farm products.
Meeting Name: Social Media Marketing Introduction (Everything You Wanted to Know)
When: Monday June 6th, 7:00 – 8:30 pm Central Time
To join the meeting: http://univmissouri.adobeconnect.com/r59532978/
Meeting Name: Social Media Marketing Demonstrations Part 1
When: Monday June 13, 7:00 – 8:30 pm Central Time
To join the meeting: http://univmissouri.adobeconnect.com/r44829575/
Meeting Name: Social Media Marketing Demonstrations Part 2
When: Monday June 20, 7:00 – 8:30 pm Central Time
To join the meeting: http://univmissouri.adobeconnect.com/r62273718/