WSDA Handbook for Small and Direct Marketing Farms
The WSDA “Handbook for Small and Direct Marketing Farms” contains the information farmers and food businesses need about operating in Washington.
Washington State Farmers Market Management Toolkit
Updated in 2016, the “Washington State Farmers Market Management Toolkit” is designed to provide timely information, tips, and templates to…
Washington State Farmers Market Manual (2nd Edition)
The 2012 “Washington State Farmers Market Manual” has information about starting a farmers market, best practices, and market evaluation.
Browse the WSFMA Resource Center to find featured Washington State resources on market management, Farmers Market Week, market promotions, research, and more. We also recommend the Farmers Market Coalition’s Resource Library. If you can’t find the farmers market information you need, please email us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
2016 FM Week Social Media Ideas
Farmers Market Week is a great excuse to connect daily with all of your followers on social media. To get you started, here’s a week’s-worth of posts. Use them as-is, or edit them to reflect the unique character of your market! Sunday, August 8 FB/Instagram Photo Idea: Customer and vendor together National Farmers Market Week celebrates all... Read more »
Working With Your Local Media
Cultivating relationships with your local news media is essential to helping them promote your market.
The Nonprofit Facebook Marketing Plan Workbook
Use this too to help strategize and organize your organization's facebook marketing plan.
Marketing 101 Toolkit
A how to guide on effectively assessing and improving marketing at your organization.
Food Safety Protocols
Sample document from CFM related to food safety protocols.
Food Safety Incident Press Release
Sample press release from CFM to be used as a guide for other markets sending press releases related to food safety.
Farmers Market Advocacy
How to advocate and lobby to benefit your farmers market.