Resource Library

Welcome to the Farmers Market Coalition Resource Library, an ever-growing database of resources for farmers, market managers and researchers. These resources were developed by a wide spectrum of organizations, agencies, and academic institutions, and we are grateful for the spirit of sharing which allows us to bring a variety of tools to your table in one searchable portal. We hope you find them useful and consider submitting resources of your own for the benefit of the farmers market community.

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Willimantic Farmers’ Market Website Development Guide

Market Start-up and Development

These resources were developed with the support of a USDA Farmers’ Market Promotion Program grant, GROW Windham and the Willimantic Farmers’ Market.
The website development guide was prepared by Christopher Brechlin, from Blueprint for Impact. The guide outlines how to set up a farmers’ market website.

Willimantic Farmers’ Market Website Development Guide

Published January 06, 2017 Other

Willimantic Farmers’ Market Business Planning Guide

Farm Business and Marketing

The Business Planning Guide was developed with the support of a USDA Farmers’ Market Promotion Program grant, GROW Windham and the Willimantic Farmers’ Market.
The business planning guide was developed by Joe Bonelli, an extension educator through the University of Connecticut. The guide is designed to help individuals interested in farming decide if it is right for them and to start their business.

Willimantic Farmers’ Market Business Planning Guide (PDF)

 

Published January 06, 2017 Other

Willimantic Farmers’ Market Bilingual Market Toolkit

Promotion, Outreach, and Special Events

The Bilingual Market Toolkit was developed with the support of a USDA Farmers’ Market Promotion Program grant, GROW Windham and the Willimantic Farmers’ Market.
The toolkit provides examples of our materials that promote the farmers’ market in both English and Spanish.

Download the Bilingual Market Toolkit Zip File

Published January 06, 2017 Promotional Material