News

A Message from MIFMA About COVID-19

March 20, 2020 | For Farmers and Vendors

Dear MIFMA members, Whatever role you serve at your farmers market, we know that not only are you dedicated to ensuring shoppers have access to healthy, locally grown food and […]

Possible Changes to Farmers Market Hours of Operation

March 18, 2020 | For Consumers

Thousands of Michigan shoppers use MIFMA’s Find a Farmers Market interactive tool each year. Please note that farmers market operating hours may have changed in response to COVID-19. Before visiting, […]

COVID19 Resources

March 12, 2020 | For Farmers and Vendors

The Farmers Market Coalition (FMC) has published a resource for farmers market managers, vendors, and other members of the local food system with information regarding COVID19. This resource includes preventative […]

MIFMA is Now a Farmers Market Coalition State Partner!

March 10, 2020 | For Market Managers

The Michigan Farmers Market Association (MIFMA) and Farmers Market Coalition (FMC) are excited to announce a state partnership. Members of MIFMA now have access to a complimentary membership to the […]

Reminder: Registration for the 2020 Michigan Farmers Market Conference Closes February 27

February 21, 2020 | Events

The registration deadline for our 2020 Michigan Farmers Market Conference is quickly approaching- don’t miss out on the fun! Registration closes February 27, 2020 at midnight. This annual conference focuses […]

Announcing Our 2020 Michigan Farmers Market Conference Keynote Panel

February 18, 2020 | Events

  The Michigan Farmers Market Association (MIFMA) is proud to announce the 2020 Michigan Farmers Market Conference Keynote Panel: Envisioning the Next Generation of Thriving Farmers Markets! This panel of […]

MIFMA Receives Food Safety Education Fund grant through the Michigan Department of Agriculture and Rural Development

January 22, 2020 | News

The Michigan Farmers Market Association is proud to announce that we have received a Food Safety Education Fund grant through the Michigan Department of Agriculture and Rural Development (MDARD). MIFMA […]

Registration for the 2020 Michigan Farmers Market Conference is Now Open!

January 16, 2020 | Events

Join us in East Lansing on Tuesday and Wednesday, March 3rd and 4th for the 2020 Michigan Farmers Market Conference: Envisioning the Next Generation of Thriving Farmers Markets! Register here! This annual conference […]

New Recipe Cards for Michigan Farmers Market Shoppers

January 16, 2020 | Food Safety

  New recipe card alert! From dinner ideas packed market vegetables to fresh takes on summer salads, MIFMA’s recipe cards offer farmers market shoppers simple ways to safely prepare fresh fruits […]

2020 Board of Directors Nominations Now Open

January 16, 2020 | News

We are excited to announce that MIFMA’s Board of Directors elections will take place on Wednesday, March 4, 2020, at our Annual Meeting to be held in East Lansing during […]