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September 1, 2017

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You have worked hard to test, develop and package a unique line of products. Now it’s time to set prices for all your products. Setting a price for products is a challenging job for both start-up and established businesses. It’s an important task since the success of your business relies on your...


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August 1, 2017

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Looks at the three main ways that sellers involved in direct marketing can set prices for their products: cost-based pricing, competition-based pricing, and customer-based pricing.


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May 1, 2017

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Reports on a project to assess the demand for local food available in Alberta through farmers’ markets, farm retail and restaurants offering locally-sourced ingredients. Also includes a short section for community supported agriculture (CSA)/box programs. The study also examined the preferred...


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August 1, 2016

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This fact sheet looks at ways to determine the right price to charge for food products. To find the right price for your food product, you need to strike a balance between product costs, the attitude of your target customer and the competition.


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August 1, 2016

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The purpose of this factsheet series is to help producers and processors understand the key elements needed to manage a business. The factsheets also discuss some of the essential components used to develop a business plan and assess the profitability of a business venture.


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February 1, 2016

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The Alberta Approved Farmers’ Market Program creates an operational framework that provides direction and guidance to approved farmers’ markets in Alberta. The Program requirements ensure that Alberta approved farmers’ markets are meeting minimum operational requirements.


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July 1, 2015

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Direct marketing your meat products is a big change in focus for many producers. With a commodity-based approach, selling your finished animal is the last step. When you sell direct to market, there is a lot more involved. You also have to manage processing, packaging and delivery and think about...


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May 15, 2015

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A listing of all businesses, charities and fundraisers that hold an active licence or registration issued by Service Alberta, Consumer Programs, to operate in the province of Alberta.


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September 1, 2013

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Before anyone can shop at a farmers’ market, they must be aware that the market exists. Getting the word out about a market takes time, careful planning and effort. It is not simply a matter of “build it and they will come.”


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June 1, 2013

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This fact sheet discusses some of the basic components and strategies of farm direct marketing agricultural products and services.