The Capital Region Farmers’ Direct Marketing Conference will be offering a day-long conference on March 3, 2015 to teach beginning, experienced or seasoned farmers marketing tips to increase customer sales.

The conference will be 9 AM – 3: 30 PM at the Cornell Cooperative Extension Center, 24 Martin Road, Voorheesville, NY and is $30 per person.

The conference will feature presentations on Perfecting the Art of Customer Service, Using Social Media to Promote Your Farm, Expanding Sales Beyond Farmers’ Markets and Preparing Successful Applications for Farmers’ Markets. In addition, a panel of farmers will discuss Your Marketing Dollars – How to Get the Biggest Bang for Your Buck.

Regitration can be done online at https://reg.cce.cornell.edu?CAAHP_Farm_Market _201 or by calling Sara LaFountain at 518-765-3518 or emailing spl67@cornell.edu.