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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Graphic Design for Non-Designers Webinar

This webinar was held on January 20, 2021 by FMC Communications Staff.

Watch the recording to join the communications staff of the Farmers Market Coalition in this skills development workshop on graphic design basics for non-designers. This webinar is part of a series of marketing and communications webinars specifically developed for market operators. Participants will be guided through how to use free online web tools like Canva and Adobe Spark to make branded, high-quality graphics for their website, print, social media and other promotional materials. Market operators will leave with a set of easy-to-follow guidelines for making graphics look clean, professional and personalized for your market!

Registrants will be walked through how to use specific programs and how to make simple changes to communications and marketing materials to increase readability and clarity. The second half will be open to questions from market operators relating to graphics design and branding for farmers markets.

Access the slides here: PDF of Slides

Access the full recording here: Zoom Recording

The book referenced in this webinar is The Non-Designers Design Book by Robin Williams.

Do you have questions about this webinar? Email hannah@farmersmarketcoalition.org.

Published January 21, 2021

FMC Survey Questions – COVID-19 impacts Summer 2020

COVID-19 | Evaluation

Questions used in summer 2020 survey

By: FMC Published December 08, 2020 Publisher Website Link to Resource Survey

Farmers Market Food Safety Resource Guide

Food Safety and Handling

This guide provides in-depth education on food safety concepts from farm to market, and includes practical tips and checklists to ensure you’re following standards.

Published November 18, 2020 Publisher Website Publication