Fresno State to host social media workshop for farmers

Farmers who want to spread the word directly to grocery shoppers about the value of farming can attend a free social media workshop Dec. 13, at the Smittcamp Alumni House, 2625 E. Matoian Way SH124, at California State University, Fresno.

The workshop, hosted by the California Agricultural Communications Coalition, will include how to generate social media content on agricultural issues, how to record and upload videos, how to blog, how to dialogue with detractors and other strategies.

The event will take place from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.

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-- Carol Reiter