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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2021 National Farmers Market Week Toolkit Highlights for Social Media Engagement

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National Farmers Market Week is August 1-7th, which means that the time to start planning your messaging is just around the corner! With our 2021 National Farmers Market Week Toolkit, you have everything you need to put together a promotional campaign and social media posts that are just as vibrant as your market!

Join FMC’s Communications Coordinator, Hannah Fuller, for this quick 30-minute walkthrough of our 2021 National Farmers Market Week Toolkit where we will highlight the specific social media tools that will make your planning and implementation of National Farmers Market Week a breeze!


Published July 12, 2021

FMPP Evaluation Criteria and Scoring Matrix

FMC | FMPP/LFPP | Funding and Grants | Webinars

In this presentation, experienced FMPP grantee and reviewer Kelly Crane (Executive Director of Oregon Farmers Market Association) provides a step-by-step review of the FMPP evaluation criteria and scoring matrix, generally discussing each section and ending with Q&A.

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Presentation slides (including speaker notes)

FMPP RFA (evaluation criteria detailed on pgs 27-29)

2020 FMLFPP Scoring Matrix


Published June 10, 2021 Publisher Website Link to Resource Webinar

Applying for Food Systems Grants

FMPP/LFPP | Funding and Grants

Considering applying for a food system grant? Confused about which one is the best fit or what you need to be successful? CSU’s food systems initiative can help! Please check out the resources CSU has available to help you communicate your business or organization’s vision to develop or grow enterprises, initiatives, market innovations and programs supporting the regional food system or healthy food access.


By: Colorado State University Published May 20, 2021 Publisher Website Webinar