Chair: Sean Corp, Michigan State University, firstname.lastname@example.org
Vice chair elect:
Articles for those of you who work to help farmers and Ag. Researchers tell their story.
This is a great article for those of you who deal with Ag. Researchers: "But speaking to an audience beyond your peers requires a higher level of awareness and scrutiny. It means the burden is on you to understand more about how your messages - verbal and otherwise - will be received." http://itsnotalecture.blogspot.com/2014/11/scientists-know-your-audience.html
How to promote your farm story: http://sustainableagriculture.net/take-action/farm-and-agriculture-resources-for-media-farm/farm-media-training-webinar/
Articles along the line of "What platform to use?"
Report: Brands waste resources on Facebook and Twitter
The power of social media in Agriculture
Media Relations in 2014, this article has some nifty infographics:http://blog.businesswire.com/2014/08/13/the-5-definitive-rules-to-media-relations-in-2014/
This article is a good general overview of the importance of having a strategic purpose in media relations:
Finally an article from my Alma Mater: News media losing role as gatekeepers to new 'social mediators' on Twitter, study finds: http://news.uga.edu/releases/article/social-mediators-twitter-study/
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Social media resource: http://www.socialbrite.org/sharing-center/tutorials/twitter/
Thought for the month - Go the extra mile, it's never crowded.