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Spread the word and show your support
for Southern SAWG's upcoming conference!

Below are some graphics and sample social media posts for Facebook, Twitter and Instagram for you to use that helps drive more attention to the conference. All images below are free to take and use on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, or other social media outlet. We encourage you to create your own posts, too! 

Click on an image from the galleries below to open a bigger version in a window. Then right click to save to your computer. Once you have uploaded the picture to social media and added your message, THEN add this link to the end of your post: www.ssawg.org/conference

HASHTAGS to use to promote the conference: #SSAWG2019 #SSAWG #SouthernFarmers

MEDIA HANDLE: @southernsawg

 

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Social Media Messages

Here are some sample messages to use on social media or in email. Feel free to copy and paste.

  • Road Trip! Join me in Little Rock – Network with amazing sustainable ag producers at #SSAWG2019 Conference

  • Follow me to Little Rock for Southern SAWG Conference in January. Great opportunity to learn, share and meet like-minded folk in sustainable agriculture.

  • Learn and network with the South’s innovative farmers & advocates in cutting edge lessons on sustainable ag.

  • If you’re passionate about overcoming racial issues in agriculture, you need to come to Little Rock for #SSAWG2019 Conference.

  • Southern SAWG supports female farmers in sustainable ag. Come to SAWG’s conference Jan 23-26!

  • New to sustainable agriculture farming? Follow me to Little Rock #SSAWG2019 Jan 23-26.


Facebook or Twitter Graphics

Click on image to open up a bigger image. Right click and save to your computer.


Instagram
Graphics

 

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  • Tell your friends and colleagues about the conference.

  • Start a carpool of farmers going to the event in Little Rock.

  • Add our conference logo to your email signature.

Email your friends

Click on image to open up a bigger image. Right click and save to your computer.

Click on image to open up a bigger image. Right click and save to your computer.

 

Hand out fliers and brochures

Print out some fliers or request some brochures. Share the website link: www.ssawg.org/conference. Or you can download the brochure pdf or request a mailed copy from media@ssawg.org.

  • Put an ad in your organization enewletter or listserv. We have several sizes of fliers and ads you can use to promote the conference to your circle. Just ask media@ssawg.org.

One page flier. Click on image to open up a bigger image. Right click and save to your computer.

1/4 page horizontal ad. Click on image to open up a bigger image. Right click and save to your computer.

 
 

More ways to spread the word

  • Put this short announcement on your website or events calendar.

Practical Tools and Solutions for Sustaining Family Farms Conference will be January 23-26, 2019 in Little Rock, Arkansas

Southern Sustainable Agriculture Working Group’s 28th annual conference is for serious organic and sustainable producers, farm to school participants, urban farmers or those interested in creating more vibrant community food systems in the South. The event offers informative pre-conference courses and field trips, practical conference sessions, networking and a trade show. Each year, participants go home with information to use immediately to improve their operations.

Schedule available at: https://www.ssawg.org/conference

  • Download and submit this press release to your local newspaper or farm journal. Or email the press release to your farmers market vendors.

 

Looking for something else? Email media@ssawg.org for more materials.