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 email@example.com.
Kauai Food Bank Accounting Procedures
Use this non profit accounting procedures and policy book as a guide when constructing your own organization's accounting procedures.
From the Ground Up: Land Use Policies to Protect and Promote Farmers Markets
An overview of policies and regulations affecting farmers markets on a state and national level.
New 1023-EZ Form Makes Applying for 501(c)(3)Status Easier
Farmers Market Coalition explains updates for an easier nonprofit application process.
Template for Positive Farm Audit Result Letter
Use this sample letter from Agricultural Institute of Marin as a template to communicate positive audit results to your market farmers.
Sample Farm Audit Letter
Use this sample letter from Agricultural Institute of Marin as a template to initiate an initial farm audit for a market farmer.
At Farmers Markets, Placement of Vendors is Vital
"At farmers markets, location of vendors strikes balance between buyers and sellers."
Sampling Impacts Sales at Farmers Markets
Sampling at farmers markets has been shown to increase vendor sales.
Farmers Market Training Manual
Farmers Market Federation of NY Market Manager Training Manual
Emergency Procedure for Farmers Markets
Michigan Farmers Market Association guide to emergency preparedness and procedures for farmers market organizers.
Best Practices for Sampling at Farmers Markets
A practical guide from University of Kentucky for all market vendors interested in sampling their products.