Fall 2013 – Summer 2014
Farm Management Technology : The goal of this course is to improve students' skills needed for marketing agricultural products and services. This course covers all types of marketing, from direct sales and on-farm marketing to wholesale channels, auctions and exports. Students will study examples of marketing systems used for various agricultural commodities and create a marketing plan (product, price, promotion, "place" and public image) for a particular product or service. They will also improve their skills in sales and customer relations.
Terms: Winter 2014
Instructors: David Wees, Pascal Theriault (Winter)