Local Communities Around the Country Proclaim Farmers Market Week

Every year the US Department of Agriculture proclaims National Farmers Market Week the first week of August. Starting a few years ago, FMC started providing a proclamation template for states, counties and cities to proclaim Farmers Market Week in their ...
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Resolve Conflict at Farmers Markets

Conflict is an inherent part of life and can often bring about good change. Having the skills to resolve conflict is an essential part of a successful life, especially as a farmers market manager. In the field of the farmers ...
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Top 5 Farmers Market References in Popular TV Shows

1. Parks and Recreation, Season 6 Episode 12 I love this episode because it feels like it could have been written by someone who’s spent a lot of time at farmers markets. Leslie Knope must have borrowed from FMC talking ...
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Profile: Columbia Farmers Market + Columbia’s Agriculture Park

Throughout National #FarmersMarketWeek we’re highlighting a few standout local food systems organizations that we’ve found inspiring over the past year. Next up, the Columbia Farmers Market! Mission: The mission of the Columbia Farmers Market is to provide both the local farmer ...
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Profile: Boise Farmers Market

Throughout National #FarmersMarketWeek we’re highlighting a few standout local food systems organizations that we’ve found inspiring over the past year. Next up, the Boise Farmers Market in Boise, Idaho! Mission: Mission: The Boise Farmers Market supports a regenerative, healthy food ...
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Profile: New Roots Bronx Community Farm

Throughout National #FarmersMarketWeek we’re highlighting a few standout local food systems organizations that we’ve found inspiring over the past year. First up, the New Roots’ Bronx Community Farm! At New Roots’ Bronx Community Farm, the mission of developing a community-driven ...
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