Chautauqua County Cornell Cooperative Extension Center announced that they will host “Using Social Media for Your Farm” workshop on Wednesday, February 1st from 6pm to 8pm at the Frank W. Bratt Agriculture Center located at 3542 Turner Road in Jamestown, NY.
This event is part of the 2016-2017 L.E.A.F. (Learn. Empower. Achieve. Farm.) Workshop Series. The L.E.A.F. (Learn. Empower. Achieve. Farm.) Program is made possible through the generous support of the Chautauqua Region Community Foundation. The L.E.A.F. (Learn. Empower. Achieve. Farm.) Series is open to beginning farmers, established farms looking to diversify and grow, agriculture enthusiasts, homesteaders, and EVERYONE in between!
This workshop will provide tips and tools to help you set up your social media platforms (Facebook, Pinterest, Instagram, etc.) and use them strategically to expand your customer base, sell more products and generate more revenue. Kate Moody, this workshop’s instructor, is a Business Advisor with the Small Business Development Center at Jamestown Community College, where she coordinates the Social Media Marketing Certificate program.
The cost to attend is only $5/family/workshop and light refreshments will be offered. Pre-registration is required prior to the workshop to allow for adequate time to prepare printed resources and materials. Interested participants can register online by visiting www.cce.cornell.edu/chautauqua/leaf1617, by emailing kaw249 [at] cornell.edu, or by calling 716-664-9502.