A produce marketer engages in moving a plant from the grower to the consumer. It is also the planning, organizing, directing and handling of produce in such a way as to satisfy the grower and the consumer.
The minimum requirement is a Bachelor's degree.
WHERE TO STUDY
For 2- and 4-year college and university programs across the country, visit our Where to Study page.
In May 2011, the median yearly salary for a food marketer was $64,350, according to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics. For more information, visit Study.com's Food Marketer Profile.
PROFESSIONAL ORGANIZATIONS AND ASSOCIATIONS
- American Marketing Association
- Association of Marketing and Communications Professionals
- Produce Marketing Association
VIDEOS AND TESTIMONIALS
Learn about the secrets of food marketing from marketing consultant, Kate Cooper.