Yearly Archives: 2010






America’s Favorite Farmers Markets™ Contest American Farmland Trust is holding their annual America’s Favorite Farmers Markets™ contest. Entering your market in the contest will engage customers, generate local pride, raise the local visibility of your market, increase awareness of farmers markets, local food and farmland protection, and you will have […]

America’s Favorite Farmers Markets™ Contest


The following is from the Farmers Market Coalition a national organization of which FMMN is a member: The farmers market season has begun for many of us, and we're collectively abuzz with energy, excitement, and the confidence that the work of farmers markets is meaningful and worthwhile.  National initiatives like […]

News from FMC






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Agriculture Deputy Secretary Merrigan Announces Availability of $5 Million in Funding for Farmers Market Promotion Program This year FMPP will emphasize three priorities during the 2010 grant period: (1) focus on the recruitment and retention of new farmers to participate at farmers markets and other direct-to-consumer farm marketing outlets; (2) […]

USDA Funding for Farmers Market Promotion Program