"The greatness of a community is most accurately measured by the compassionate actions of its members." Coretta Scott King The continued support of farmers' markets, local food, and healthy diets is overwhelming! Markets offer high quality, locally grown food for communities all over Ohio and contribute to Ohio's largest industry. […]

Let’s Celebrate 10 Years Together

Have you renewed your 2017 Farmers' Market Management Network membership? If so, you're eligible to join our new online forum where managers can chat in real time and maintain communication with fellow managers from around the state. Simply request admission and upon verifying your membership, you'll be added. #managershelpingmanagers FMMN: […]

FMMN Launches Managers Forum on Facebook

produce safety
Grower Training Course:8amDecember 19, 2016 Wooster, OH Who Should Attend Fruit and vegetable growers and others interested in learning about produce safety, the Food Safety Modernization Act (FSMA) Produce Safety Rule, Good Agricultural Practices (GAPs), and co-management of natural resources and food safety.  The PSA Grower Training Course is one […]

Produce Safety Alliance Grower Training Course

Creating opportunities for engagement with your customers and farmers is part of the role of farmers markets. One idea is to profile your producers with a short interview and some photos and publish these with your newsletter and/or your blog.  Below is an example. The AFM has started a new […]

Engaging your Customers with Vendor Profiles