Additional sources for information and reading
USDA Blog: this blog writing space has much information that we the producers will be able to use in many different sources.
Farmers Market Association for your state has many types of locations which producers –large, medium or small growers can take advantage of.
USDA Agricultural Marketing Service
Never be afraid to ask questions.
Check with your county extension office to see about programs they provide for marketing information.
Farm/Cattle magazines are also a good source of information
Remember the bottom line of profitability is what we are all about. Your input costs must be in such an amount that the outcome from the crop or livestock is not marginal but rather a larger percentage.