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Tweets, fans & followers: Today’s farm marketing

publication date: Apr 1, 2011
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Twitter page“Imagine filling your CSA just by tweeting that you are open for signups!” 23-year-old Michael Kilpatrick said, referring to the potential of Twitter. Michael, owner of Kilpatrick Family Farm in upstate New York, is part of a growing number of farmers making social media the core of their marketing plan. While he grew up with these tools, those over 30 are the fastest growing group of users and the customers most likely to sign up for CSA shares through Twitter or Facebook.

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