Suggested news releases by month
Tips for setting up a meeting between members of the Farm Bureau and the editorial board of the local newspaper to discuss an issue of importance.
Tips and an example letter.
On initial visits with media contacts, it may be a good idea to take a media kit along.
A news release can promote an event, a position or or make an announcement. Newspapers may publish as is, or develop into a story of their own.
Photos make news releases and stories more interesting.
Tips for helping someone be prepared for an interview
Reporters look for reliable resources that can meet their deadlines.
Use an invitation letter to interest members of the media in attending county events.