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Register Now: Free Webinar on Licensing Cooking Demonstrations at Farmers Markets

May 6, 2015 | News

Cooking demonstrations and food sampling activities are popular programs at farmers markets across Michigan because of the value they add to a shoppers’ experience and the marketing potential they hold […]

MIFMA Seeking Food Access Coordinator

April 30, 2015 | News

The Michigan Farmers Market Association (MIFMA) has created an opportunity to support its mission of advancing farmers markets to create a thriving marketplace for local food and farm products and […]

MIFMA Member Highlight – Oakland County Market

April 2, 2015 | News

  The Michigan Farmers Market Association (MIFMA) has a mission to create a thriving marketplace for local food and farm products. Being a MIFMA member provides farmers markets and the […]

The Michigan Farmers Market Association Releases Six Online Training Videos for Improving Specialty Crop Production

March 30, 2015 | News

The Michigan Farmers Markets Association (MIFMA) recently released six online training videos that provide instruction to specialty crop producers on topics related to improving farming production practices. The primary goal […]

The Michigan Farmers Market Association Certifies Largest Number of Market Managers to Date

March 24, 2015 | News

The Michigan Farmers Markets Association (MIFMA) concluded its fifth annual Market Manager Certificate Program, certifying 42 market managers on February 28, 2015. The Market Manager Certificate Program is a voluntary […]

The Michigan Farmers Market Association Expands Market Manager Continuing Education Opportunities

March 18, 2015 | News

The Michigan Farmers Markets Association (MIFMA) is pleased to announce that it has expanded educational opportunities for individuals who have successfully completed the Market Manager Certificate Program (MMCP) and would like to renew […]

Wine Sales Popular at Michigan Farmers Markets

March 6, 2015 | News

In 2013, Public Act 100 was signed by Governor Rick Snyder, which allows the Michigan Liquor Control Commission to issue a special permit to small wine makers providing them the […]

Michigan Farmers Market Conference to Offer SNAP Training

February 28, 2015 | News

The Michigan Farmers Markets Association (MIFMA) is hosting the Michigan Farmers Market Conference on March 10 and 11, 2015 on the campus of Michigan State University in East Lansing, Michigan. […]