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.
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.
Counterfeit Money at Markets
How to identify and address the ongoing issue of counterfeit money at farmers markets.
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.
Use market metrics as a tool to communicate the many health benefits brought by farmers markets.
Measuring the Mob: Getting Reliable Visitor Counts
An informative guide to two popular methods of customer counts.
Emergency Procedure for Farmers Markets
Michigan Farmers Market Association guide to emergency preparedness and procedures for farmers market organizers.
Farmers Market Training Manual
Farmers Market Federation of NY Market Manager Training Manual
Marketing 101 Toolkit
A how to guide on effectively assessing and improving marketing at your organization.
New 1023-EZ Form Makes Applying for 501(c)(3)Status Easier
Farmers Market Coalition explains updates for an easier nonprofit application process.
IRS Tax Exempt Status for Farmers Markets: At a Glance
Understand the differences between four common IRS nonprofit types of status and choose which best works for your organization.