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MIFMA’s Farmers Market Manager Certificate Program Surpasses 100 Certified Market Managers

March 20, 2014 | Market Manager Certificate Program

The Michigan Farmers Market Association (MIFMA) recently added 22 individuals to the list of certified market managers. The certification offers acknowledgement to market organizers and vendors that the market manager […]

MIFMA Announces 2014 Board of Directors Nominees

February 18, 2014 | For Farmers and Vendors

MIFMA will elect its 2014 Board of Directors at its annual meeting on Wednesday, March 5 from during the Michigan Farmers Market Association Conference. Click the link below to read […]

MIFMA is Seeking Board of Directors Nominations

January 28, 2014 | For Farmers and Vendors

The MIFMA Board of Director’s Nominating Committee is working to prepare a slate of candidates for MIFMA members to vote on and we need your input.¬† Please consider nominating yourself […]

MIFMA Provides Comments on 2014 Draft for GAAMPs for Site Selection and Odor Control for New and Expanding Livestock Facilities

January 22, 2014 | For Farmers and Vendors

On January 22, 2014 MIFMA provided comments on the 2014 Draft for¬†GAAMPs for Site Selection and Odor Control for New and Expanding Livestock Facilities. Comments were sent to the Michigan […]

MIFMA is Seeking Mentors and Mentees for SNAP Mentoring Program

January 14, 2014 | Food Assistance Acceptance

Applications are now open for market managers interested in participating in the 2014 Market Manager Peer Mentor Program serving farmers markets beginning to accept SNAP Bridge Cards during the 2014 […]

MIFMA Member of the Season, Winter 2013-2014:

December 20, 2013 | For Consumers

An interview with Rebecca Harris Above: Fresh greens at the Boyne City Farmers Market. You currently are the market manager of the Boyne City Farmers Market. Tell us about your […]

Downtown Marquette Farmers Market Rapid Market Assessment Report 2013

December 10, 2013 | Rapid Market Assessments

Downtown Marquette Farmers Market Rapid Market Assessment Report 2013

Kalamazoo Farmers Market Rapid Market Assessment 2013

November 25, 2013 | Rapid Market Assessments

Kalamazoo Farmers Market Rapid Market Assessment Report 2013

Winter Farmers Markets Accept SNAP Bridge Cards

November 13, 2013 | Food Assistance Acceptance

Just because there is snow on the ground, doesn’t mean the farmer market season is over in Michigan! A growing number of Michigan farmers markets have extended seasons or operate […]