TITLE

Minnesota farmers are REAL

AUTHOR(S)
Mohr, Paula
PUB. DATE
March 2011
SOURCE
Farmer;Mar2011, Vol. 129 Issue 3, p6
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article offers information on the Responsible, Ethical Agriculture for Life (REAL) campaign of MSR&PC, which aims to consumers with real farmers and learn about how to produce food, fuel and fiber in Minnesota. It mentions that it includes advertising and promotion through the Internet, social media, billboards, television and newspapers. It affirms that the initiative is seen as a good way to educate people about agriculture.
ACCESSION #
60256455

 

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