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Using Excel for Analyzing Survey Questionnaires

Stacy September 18, 2015

This guide walks the reader through five steps to analyze survey results, including the creation of an Excel database and the coding, entering, cleaning, and analysis of data. While written for Microsoft Excel 2002, many of the tips are appropriate for more recent versions of Excel or other comparable spreadsheet programs.  

FMC Free SNAP EBT Equipment Program Approved Applicant Guide

Jen O'Brien March 30, 2015

This guide is for approved applicants of FMC’s 2015 Free SNAP EBT Equipment Program. It outlines program rules, participating service provider options and price comparisons.

Guide to Accepting Federal Nutrition Benefits in Maryland

FMC March 21, 2015

Updated with the latest information on technology, the Maryland Farmers Market Association’s guide is a definitive resource on how to increase customers at your market through acceptance of the Farmers Market Nutrition Program (FMNP), Fruit & Vegetable Checks (FVC), and Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) in Maryland.

Building Sustainable Farms, Ranches, and Communities

FMC December 2, 2014

A guide to federal programs for sustainable agriculture, forestry, entrepreneurship, conservation, food systems, and community development.

Farmers Market Vendor Booth Guide

Liz Comiskey

Download this resource for checklists and tips on creating the best farmers market booth.

Farmers Market Sustainability — Obstacles and Strategies

Stacy July 25, 2014

This report, initiated by the City of Seattle for the Regional Food Policy Council, identifies obstacles faced by Seattle farmers markets and recommends strategies for overcoming them. Data was obtained through four monthly meetings of a working group comprised of farmers market organizers, City of Seattle staff, and other stakeholders. The Report also identifies best practices from around the United…

Mississippi Farmers Market Farmers Market Metrics-Prototype

FMC July 15, 2014

Prototype reports were crafted for the FMC Farmers Market Metrics Project with funding from the Knight Foundation. To create these reports, FMC Executive Director Jen O’Brien and researcher Darlene Wolnik worked with eight markets to upload 2013 data into social media badges and user-friendly infographics. The indicators chosen were based on external audiences’ requests for…

Winooski Farmers Market Metrics Report-Prototype

FMC

Prototype reports were crafted for the FMC Farmers Market Metrics Project with funding from the Knight Foundation. To create these reports, FMC Executive Director Jen O’Brien and researcher Darlene Wolnik worked with eight markets to upload 2013 data into social media badges and user-friendly infographics. The indicators chosen were based on external audiences’ requests for…