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Collecting Characteristics of Farmers Markets

In order to increase the quantity of successful farmers markets, organizers must be able to choose meaningful characteristics that will help them avoid the pitfalls of some of their market predecessors that included unstable vendor bases and overworked staff with too many projects on their plate. If support organizations and professional development consultants are to […]

Licenses & License Fees for Transient Retail

There is a growing concern regarding boroughs and towns wanting to charge mercantile or transient retail fees to farmers market vendors. There are exceptions and farmers and some producers fall under the exemptions. Title 8 – PA General Assembly

Strengthening Pittsburg’s Farmers Market

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Creating a Farmers Market Living Lab

The Historic Lewes Farmers Market in Delaware Asked the “What can we do to increase sales and attendance at our market?” and here is what they found. HLFM-Report-spreads

KTC Rolling Cash Flow Template

KTC Rolling cash flow template https://Topic: Best Practices for Farm Market Accounting and Cash Flow Start Time : Jan 15, 2019 11:28 Meeting Recording: https://zoom.us/recording/share/VMOHCh9G8VB2iyhAjvHQjqxbH_IXsYAfVKelveE_foGwIumekTziMw  

Marketing the Market

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Is a Farm Market Right for Me?

Is a Farm Market Right for Me Questionnaire

New Farm Market Budget Template

New Farm Market Budget Template (1) Is a Farm Market Right for Me Questionnaire

Tips for Selling at: Roadside Stands

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Road Side Stand Marketing of Fruits and Vegetables

Producers are looking for alternative ways to market their produce to increase farm income. Marketing directly to consumers through a roadside stand provides the opportunity to increase farm income and offers consumers access to fresher, higher quality foods. Freshness is important in consumers purchasing decisions. One possible explanation for the freshness issue is that today, […]

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