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“Market Matters” Newsletter – July 2019

This month’s “Market Matters” newsletter looks at farmers markets in the digital world, grocery shopper trends, the upcoming 2019 “Are You Crazy” retail farm market tour and a video walk through of Cardiff Market in Cardiff Wales. https://mailchi.mp/7270d0d9546b/market-matters-newsletter-pafarm-542103?e=[UNIQID]

“Market Matters” Newsletter – June 2019

10 Commandments For A Successful Retail Store, Is The Bumper Crop of Pa. Farmers Markets Putting the Squeeze on Profits?, and more https://us17.campaign-archive.com/?e=&u=6135c95d80dd4ee0379a4d8c6&id=82413bbd52  

Pittsburgh Creates an Interactive Map of Farmers Markets

The farmers market study led to the development of three broad goals for the City moving forward. First, The City of Pittsburgh should provide clear support and service for farmers markets, facilitate active partnership among all Pittsburgh markets and community partners, and create a best-in-class market to lead by example. With the strength and commitment […]

USDA Announces $23 Million in Grants Available to Local and Regional Food Systems

The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) today announced $23 million in competitive grant funding to support the development and expansion of local and regional food markets, enterprises and producer-to-consumer marketing. The Farmers Market and Local Food Promotion Program (FMLFPP), authorized by the 2018 Farm Bill under the Local Agriculture Marketing Program (LAMP), covers both the […]

“Market Matters” newsletter – March 2019

National Nutrition Month, “Under The Ground” program from Penn State Extension, video, webinar links and more. https://mailchi.mp/93570dc23e50/market-matters-newsletter-october-457111?e=[UNIQID]

Under The Ground

Subscribe your agricultural business to Penn State Extension’s “Under the Ground” to better understand and enhance how you appear in the eyes of your customers! Become part of the peer network that through direct observation as a secret shopper, participants will get to the root of how different agricultural retail spaces are designed to enhance […]

“Market Matters” Newsletter – February 2019

PA Farm Markets is 1 year old, Farmers Market programs at the PASA conference, Penn State Extension’s new program, “Under The Ground” and more. https://us17.campaign-archive.com/?e=&u=6135c95d80dd4ee0379a4d8c6&id=5373700c2d

“Market Matters” Newsletter January 2019

PA Farm Markets Hosts Farmers Market at the Farm Show, Farmers Market Progams at the PASA Conference, webinars and more. https://mailchi.mp/20b182c635d6/market-matters-newsletter-october-414711?e=[UNIQID]

How Can Farm Markets Compete with Online Delivery?

Are there things we can do in our markets that adds some convenience to the buyers shopping experience without taking away from the main reason they might be at your market to begin with? How Can Farm Markets Compete with Online Delivery

“Market Matters” Newsletter – November 2018

2018 “Are You Crazy” bus tour reviewed, SNAP, market minute video and more. https://us17.campaign-archive.com/?e=&u=6135c95d80dd4ee0379a4d8c6&id=11ebcca419

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