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Market Manager Workshop to be Held in Rochester, NY

Stacy February 13, 2008

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…

AMS Announces 2008 FMPP Funding Opportunity

Stacy February 11, 2008

AMS has approximately $1 million in competitive grant funds for fiscal year (FY) 2008 to increase domestic consumption of agricultural commodities by expanding direct producer-to-consumer market opportunities. The maximum award per grant is $75,000. No matching funds are required. The grant application is due March 24th. Although the grant is called the Farmers Market Promotion…

Other Farmers Market Organizations

Stacy January 19, 2008

We rely on you to help the FMC keep this list as accurate and up-to-date as possible. Please use our contact form to submit additions, corrections, or updates to this list of departments within state agencies and other organizations which provide services to direct marketing agricultural outlets, including farmers markets. Alaska Farmers Markets, Alaska Department…

Membership

Stacy January 16, 2008

Membership Farmers Market Coalition membership offers market managers, farmers, consumers and supporters the opportunity to work collectively to strengthen farmers markets across the country. As a member, you have access to the programs and resources that FMC creates and collects, and to a network of thousands of like-minded individuals working to improve their local food…

Sponsorship

Stacy January 10, 2008

Sponsorship The Farmers Market Coalition is possible with the support of member farmers market organizations, farmers, and their advocates. Presently, FMC has additional support from the Square, GT’s Living Foods, Farm Credit, Farm Aid, and American Farmland Trust. In addition, FMC works alongside a variety of agencies and nonprofit organizations with allied interests, including USDA…