Ahhh, is there anything more beautiful than a well packed CSA share that is labelled with all the contents? No, there is not. (Unless we want to start talking about Radicchio.) Isn’t there anything more irritating than trying to generate clear itemized labels from the CSV file you exported from your online store that has … More FSA Tip #31 Merge A CSV Order Into 1 Row
This one is for all of you who’ve got an online farm store full of order and need to put together a harvest list to fill those orders. In this tip, we’ll see how to … Export your orders from you online store as a CSV. (This one is from Shopify – it would be similar … More FSA Tip #30 From Order CSV To Harvest List
Remember last spring, when the world got real crazy on March 13? And you decided to pivot everything and drop the farmers market and any in person sales and instead you would set up an online store and only take online orders? And then spring moved forward and your plants got bigger and everybody in … More Remember that farm store you wanted to start?
It’s time to jump back into your favourite Podcatcher and download episode #61 of my Digital Farmer! Last week, I was a guest on the podcast. Corinna Bench and I talked about running a CSA vegetable basket program and running a seed company. And we talk about the differences between selling vegetables and seeds. The conversation … More Talking Seeds and CSA and entrepreneurship with Corinna Bench
It’s time to jump into your favourite Podcatcher and download episode #215 of Farm Small Farm Smart! Because this week, I’m on the podcast! I sat down with Diego Footer – well I sat down in my office, and I can only imagine Diego sat down in his office on the other side of the continent … More Talking Online Stores On The Farm Small Farm Smart Podcast
Last week, Jon Bruderlein and I continued the Move Your Farm Store Online journey by diving into How To Pack Orders Effectively. Here’s the conversation: Jon and I talked a lot about taking the time to design your order packing workflow before you start packing orders. Here are some … Principles To Pack Orders Effectively … More How To Pack Orders Effectively
This week, Brendon Cordell of Weaver Acres Farm joined Jon Bruderlein on and me Move Your Farm Store Online. We talk about how Weaver Acres pivoted to an online store over the last 4 weeks by setting up Woocommerce site built by a web developer. In the second half of the show, Jon and I … More Is An Online Farm Store Worth The Cost?
Last night I went live with Jon Bruderlein, the Organic Farmer Coach to talk about what to consider when choosing an online Store Platform. Here’s the conversation: The key idea of our conversation was How can you adapt your products and your store to best use the features of your online store platform. Instead of … More What to consider when choosing your online store platform?
Have you been thinking about adding an online store to your farm? Over the last week, i was sketching out a free online class on how to do just that. But Emily pointed out that our own online store is keeping me working at all times of day to fill orders. Perhaps, she said, I … More What Do You Want To Know About Online Stores?