Registration is now open for the Annual Maryland Farmers’ Market Conference to be held on March 15, 2016 from 8:00 am-4:00 pm at the Maryland Department of Agriculture in Annapolis, MD.
Come and learn all about the best marketing tips for your Maryland farmers’ market, the new and exciting opportunities for markets in Maryland, and current regulations in preparation for the 2016 season! There will be range of speakers, as well as training and certification for farmers for the WIC FMNP/SFMNP & FVC Programs, Scale Certification, a locally sourced lunch, and opportunities for networking.
Registration is $30 for the day and includes coffee, fresh breakfast pastries & milk from local farms and a locally sourced & catered lunch. There will also be a Sign Up Opportunity if you are interested in accepting SNAP at your farmers market – if you want to get your USDA-approved Food & Nutrition Service (FNS) number to accept SNAP please bring your photo ID and a copy of the SSN card for the person listed on the applicatio.n
Space is limited to the first 90 guests who register and submit payment.
Deadline for registration is March 10th, 2015 – Register HERE.
We’ll be there talking about MDFMA Programs for 2016 and hope to see you there!