Help Us Tell the Story of the Modern Farmers Market Movement

In an effort to understand the evolution of farmers markets over the last 50 years, FMC’s Dar Wolnik is seeking market stories that share how individual farmers market organizations got their start.  As a market leader, consultant, researcher, and now ...
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With profound sadness, we announce the sudden passing of FMC Executive Director, Charisse McGill

It is with profound sadness that we announce the sudden passing of the Farmers Market Coalition’s Executive Director, Charisse McGill. We extend our deepest condolences to Charisse’s friends and family, in particular, her dear daughter, and to the farmers market ...
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University of Wisconsin and FMC Awarded USDA AFRI Grant to Grow Customer Base at Farmers Markets

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE University of Wisconsin and Farmers Market Coalition Awarded USDA AFRI Grant to Grow Customer Base at Farmers Markets January 16, 2024 - The Farmers Market Coalition (FMC), in partnership with the University of Wisconsin-Madison, is excited to ...
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WorldFMC Partnership and Rome Visit Update

by Dar Wolnik, Farmers Market Support Director As a founding member of the World Farmers Market Coalition (WFMC), we at the Farmers Market Coalition (FMC) participate in as much as we can, including the Academy studios held on Zoom where ...
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FMC’s Market Manager Fly-In to D.C.: A Productive Exchange

Reporting by FMC Policy Intern, Sarah Hale. Last week, for the culmination of this year’s chapter of our Farmer Fly-In Project, the Farmers Market Coalition had an intense two-day fly-in to Capitol Hill. Here's a recap of our engaging and ...
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FMC Announces Market Manager Fly-In to Capitol Hill

FMC is thrilled to announce the upcoming Market Manager Fly-In in our nation's capital, Washington, D.C., scheduled tentatively for the 2nd week of September! What's Happening? Thanks to generous additional funding from the National Sustainable Agriculture Coalition and the Regenerative ...
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