Yearly Archives: 2010








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Are you interested in learning how social networking tools can benefit your agricultural business?   Learn how Twitter, facebook, blogs, YouTube, and podcasts can help you share your farm story and market your business and products. Join Penn-State for a series of four webinars (each held twice) over the course of […]

Social Networking for Farms



From National Sustainable Agriculture Coalition  *Food Safety Informational Alert October 1, 2010 * Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid (D-NV) signaled his intent late Wednesday night to move the Food Safety Modernization Act forward when Congress returns to session in mid-November. The bill, which has strong bi-partisan support, has been held […]

Food Safety Informational Alert October 1, 2010


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The following alert was published by theNational Sustainable Agriculture Coalition since the legislation will affect small farms that market direct we felt it was relevant to FMMN members. ACTION ALERT! September 15, 2010 FOOD SAFETY LEGISLATION MUST PROTECT FAMILY FARMS, SUSTAINABLE & ORGANIC AGRICULTURE CALL YOUR SENATORS TODAY AND URGE […]

Food Safety Legislation Action Alert


Sunday, September 19, 3:00-5:00 p.m. Wilmington OH - Would you like to take a product from farm to market? - Do you dream of having access to a commercial kitchen to develop a favorite recipe? - Does your small restaurant have a great dressing or sauce you would like to […]

Kitchen Incubators Seminar



National Farmers' Markets Directory Released <http://bit.ly/aZxE7e>* The U.S. Department of Agriculture announced that the 2010 National Farmers' Market Directory lists 6,132 operational farmers markets, representing 16 percent growth over 2009 when the agency reported 5,274. The 2010 National Farmers' Market Directory results is being released as part of National Farmers' […]

National Farmers’ Markets Directory Released