The Maryland Farmers Market Association (MDFMA) presents the second event of a new, six-part series covering key topics to consider when starting a farmers market in Maryland.
This series combines online learning and in-person sessions where you can take advantage of MDFMA staff’s 20 years of combined experience working in food systems to learn tips and tricks for a successful beginning to market operations. The Maryland Department of Agriculture (MDA) will also share key information about the role of federal nutrition benefits programs at farmers markets.
The second webinar and workshop is this week – here are the details:
MARCH 16th & 17th: Market Management
Work on the nuts and bolts of your market management. Topics will include: market location and layout, marketing and promotion, staffing, best practices in farmer/vendor management, banking considerations, and data collection—the how and why.
March 16th from 1pm to 2pm: Webinar
March 17th from 2 to 5pm: Office Hours at 345 N. Charles St., Baltimore, MD 21201
Register online at this link:
And to get information on the full series see this flyer: