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Management

Box of Chandler strawberriesIn addition to growing a quality crop, farmers must be adept at business management. Business management includes not only financial responsibility, but also marketing, food safety, postharvest handling and risk management. A farmer might produce a bumper crop of berries, but if any one of these management areas is overlooked, the profit potential for the season will not be fully realized.

Budgets / Cost Estimates
Risk Management
Direct Marketing
Wholesale Marketing
Food Safety

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Photo of Barclay Poling, N.C. Cooperative ExtensionDr. Barclay PolingFormer Professor and Extension Specialist, Strawberries and Muscadines (919) 515-5373 (Office) barclay_poling@ncsu.eduHorticultural Science - NC State University
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