Farmers markets respond to COVID-19

As resources become available, we will add them here. GRAPHICS AND SIGNS FOR MARKETS TO USE: Simple Steps to Shopping Safely – rack card sized graphic for farmers market customers Farm 2 Facts – downloadable CDC guideline graphic icons LINKS AND DOCUMENTS: Community Farm Alliance (Kentucky) – Guide for Farmers Market Operations and COVID-19 Appalachian […]

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National Farmers Market Week August 2 – 8, 2020

Farmers markets may look a little different this year but there is a lot to celebrate. Farmers markets have been essential during this pandemic as both a source of local, safe food for customers and as an outlet for continued revenue for farmers and food artisans who may have lost commercial customers. The Farmers Market […]

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FMC Webinar: The Big Picture of SNAP/EBT Processing and Technology

Expert Peter Relich will share a short history of the development of EBT, then walk through how EBT transaction processing works within FNS, at the state agencies, and for processors. The webinar will include information on state SNAP contracts and how to collaborate with your state agency. Farmers markets and other farm direct outlets will […]

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The Little Market that Could

The Center for Profitable Agriculture will be hosting a series of webinars that will address the needs of farmers market managers and vendors on March 31, April 1, 2 and 3 from 11 am to 12:30 pm Central (12 to 1:30 pm Eastern). Presenters from the Historic Lewes Farmers Market in Lewes, Delaware, Tennessee Department […]

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Food Safety

The Center for Profitable Agriculture will be hosting a series of webinars that will address the needs of farmers market managers and vendors on March 31, April 1, 2 and 3 from 11 am to 12:30 pm Central (12 to 1:30 pm Eastern). Presenters from the Historic Lewes Farmers Market in Lewes, Delaware, Tennessee Department […]

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Grow Your Market Sales

Center for Profitable Agriculture will be hosting a series of webinars that will address the needs of farmers market managers and vendors on March 31, April 1, 2 and 3 from 11 am to 12:30 pm Central (12 to 1:30 pm Eastern). Presenters from the Historic Lewes Farmers Market in Lewes, Delaware, Tennessee Department of […]

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Center for Profitable Ag – Spring Workshops – dates and changes

The Center for Profitable Agriculture will be hosting a series of webinars that will address the needs of farmers market managers and vendors on March 31, April 1, 2 and 3 from 11 am to 12:30 pm Central (12 to 1:30 pm Eastern). Presenters from the Historic Lewes Farmers Market in Lewes, Delaware, Tennessee Department […]

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PickTN Farmers Market Awards

The PickTN Farmers Market Awards were announced at the TAFM annual meeting at the PickTN Conference on February 22, 2020. The awards are sponsored by TDA PickTN Products. Website/Social Media Category 1st place: Kingsport Farmers Market 2nd place: Grow Oak Ridge Winter Farmers Market Non-Apparel Merchandise 1st place: Memphis Farmers Market 2nd place: 12 South Farmers Market Apparel Merchandise […]

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