Michigan Farmers Markets Conference

This annual conference reaches farmers market managers and stakeholders with information about the emerging trends in the Michigan farmers market community. Cornerstones of the conference include ample networking opportunities, a keynote speaker, roundtable discussions, and great local food.

About The Event

Thank you for joining us for the 2021 Michigan Farmers Market Virtual Conference: Farmers Markets Are Essential: March 1-3, 2021!

View the 2021 Michigan Farmers Market Conference Full Program here!

Your feedback is important to us! In order to continue improving the conference, it is important that you complete the post-conference survey. This link was provided to you via email, or click the yellow button below to begin.


Click here to take the post-conference survey!

Virtual Happy Hour


Interested in joining us for our virtual happy hour? Here’s everything you need to follow along:

Michigan Spritz Recipe Ingredients:

  • Gin from your local distillery, if using (we used American Fifth gin from right here in Lansing!)

  • Simple syrup (made with Michigan beet sugar), or a flavored syrup of your choosing (we used St. Steve’s Elderflower Cordial, farm crafted in Hudsonville)

  • Sparkling water or tonic

  • Optional: prosecco or sparkling white wine from your favorite Michigan winery

    Appetizer recipe available here!


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2020 Highlights

Our 2020 Michigan Farmers Market Conference: Envisioning the Next Generation of Thriving Farmers Markets took place on March 3 and 4, 2020. Over 100 Michigan farmers market managers, vendors, volunteers, and more gathered in East Lansing to learn, grow, and network. View the agenda here!