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Creative Fundraising Strategies for Farmers Markets
Donita Anderson, Executive Director of the North Union Farmers Market in Ohio hosts several fundraising events throughout the year.
The Ohio Farmers’ Market Conference is returning on Monday, March 11 and Tuesday, March 12. The focus for this year’s conference is to celebrate Ohio’s diverse markets and keeping it fresh. The conference will be filled with information and education relevant to advancing today’s farmers’ market managers and vendors/producers in Ohio.
The agenda is [...]
Wholesome Wave and PPS jointly present this important publication to help increase the number of farmers markets accepting SNAP benefits. The country is at an exciting time in the fight against food insecurity. Through collaborative efforts, such as this Handbook,and the expansion of incentive programs like the Double ValueCoupon Program, PPS and Wholesome Wave hope [...]
CANFIELD, Ohio – Local farmers and producers have a tool available to them to help sell their products to grocery stores and restaurants.
The Ohio State University Extension Mahoning County one day workshop can help farmers and producers expand their market reach.
Extension Educator Eric Barrett says the agency is trying to work with all [...]
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On MARCH 27 Let ECDI Help You Boost Your Bottom Line
Boost Your Bottom Line: a series of workshops and networking sessions designed to help businesses increase profitability.
The sessions below are free, and will take place at ECDI, 1655 Old Leonard Ave. Columbus, Ohio.
Return on Ingredients
WOOSTER, Ohio — A program on preventing microbial contamination on fruit and vegetable farms takes place in north-central Ohio on April 27. Hours are 1-4 p.m. in Fisher Auditorium at the Ohio Agricultural Research and Development Center, 1680 Madison Ave., Wooster.
Good Agricultural Practices, or GAPS, for fruit and vegetable production are the focus.
Ohio women producing food for local markets, or aspiring to do so, who have not yet had an opportunity to attend a conference listed below are invited to apply for our sponsorship of their fee registration! [...]
This year the number of farmers’ markets accepting food assistance has grown. If your market accepts the Ohio Direction Card make this link part of your outreach plan. The document contains a listing of all Ohio’s participating markets by county.
2011 Farmers Markets accepting the Ohio Direction Card
Weds Mar 2 Food Safety for the Garden at Franklin Park Conservatory 6- 8 pm Food safety expert Shari Plimpton, Ph.D., Director, Industry Outreach, CIFT, will discuss the fundamentals of proper food handling and good agriculture practices for community gardeners, urban growers and those involved in farmers’ markets. Registration required; space limited. Sponsored by Center [...]
The latest edition of the Farmers’ Market Coalition Newsletter offers some interesting reading plus a insurance webinar series. Read More
In This Issue: A New Year Letter from the Board FMC Announces Insurance Webinar Series to Start January 31 FMC Seeks Resource Librarians Successes to Celebrate in Food Safety Legislation FMC Welcomes Newest Members FNS [...]