Market Manager Workshop to be Held in Rochester, NY
On March 6th – 8th, the New York Farmers’ Market Federation is sponsoring a professional farmers’ market managers training program in Rochester, New York. The workshop is sponsored by USDA SARE Professional Development Program and represents the second in a three-year series of workshops. The goal of the program is to develop the skills of farmers’ market managers, develop standardized procedures, and raise the overall quality of management of farmers’ markets to create profitable marketing venues for small family farmers, reliable venues for local residents to find fresh local foods, and build a sense of community with a farmers’ market at its core. Click here to learn more about the event.