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Agriculture E-commerce Kinetic Typography Video Series

Agriculture E-commerce Kinetic Typography Video Series

As a source of knowledge on new and social media marketing for agribusinesses, The Center for Rural Enterprise Engagement (CREE) has developed a series of educational videos that highlight key research findings on agriculture e-commerce. Unlike traditional videos that include a talking head or...

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How to Market in a Digital Era: Key Personnel

How to Market in a Digital Era: Key Personnel

The Center for Rural Enterprise Engagement (CREE) along with partners have worked to create a marketing manual to help the agriculture sector develop a successful marketing plan. Read below to learn more about the individuals that helped make this project a success.  Trent...

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Employee Spotlight: Meredith Oglesby

Employee Spotlight: Meredith Oglesby

The efforts at Center for Rural Enterprise Engagement (CREE) are supported by many staff members and students that specialize in the areas of research, communications, design, and more. Learn more about these staff members and students who work hard to help advance the CREE mission!  MEREDITH...

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Lessons from COVID-19: Advisory Board and Contributors

Lessons from COVID-19: Advisory Board and Contributors

Many individuals have contributed valuable guidance along the way as this project developed. Learn more about them below.Advisory Board MembersLauren Gwin, Center for Small Farms & Community Food Systems, Oregon State University Robin Safley, Feeding Florida: Florida’s Food Bank Network John...

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Lessons from COVID-19: Key Personnel

Lessons from COVID-19: Key Personnel

The Lessons From COVID-19 Grant is supported by a multiple regions and multiple insitutions. Read below to learn more about the individuals that helped make this project a success. University of Minnesota-Twin CitiesDr. Hikaru Hanawa Peterson, PI, Professor, Applied Economics, 50%-research and...

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CREE Goes to NACS

CREE Goes to NACS

In early February, CREE attended the 2022 National Agricultural Communications Symposium (NACS) to present various research projects associated with The Center. Read below to learn more about the research that was presented. Giving Graciously: Determining Motivations and Barriers to Volunteer...

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Employee Spotlight: Aly Morrison

Employee Spotlight: Aly Morrison

The efforts at Center for Rural Enterprise Engagement (CREE) are supported by many staff members and students that specialize in the areas of research, communications, design, and more. Learn more about these staff members and students who work hard to help advance the CREE mission! ALY MORRISON...

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Instagram Story Links: What they are and How to Use Them

Instagram Story Links: What they are and How to Use Them

To expand users’ ability to create, share, and educate, Instagram recently expanded the ‘Link Sticker’ option to all Instagram users, regardless of account size. That means that now anyone with an Instagram account can add links to their Instagram stories. In the past, using links was limited to...

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CREE Launches New Website

CREE Launches New Website

The Center for Rural Enterprise Engagement (CREE) is thrilled to announce the launch of its new website redesign. CREE has updated both the look and feel of its website, including updating the center’s logo, color palette, and style to better serve its audiences. The website redesign features a...

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Boosted: Could your business use a BOOST online?

Boosted: Could your business use a BOOST online?

It is no secret that the internet is a big place that is continuing to grow. In today’s times it is so important for small businesses to have a presence online, either with a website or on social media; however, this feat doesn’t come without challenges.  One major challenge is creating...

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