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2020 Double Up Food Bucks Applications

January 6, 2020 | News

New site applications are now available for the Double Up Food Buck Programs at Farmers Markets and with Direct Marketing Sites.  Please use the links below to submit your site […]

Senator Stabenow Announces $362,000 to Grow Michigan Farmers Markets Statewide

December 10, 2019 | News

New grant, funded in Stabenow’s 2018 Farm Bill, will promote Michigan farmers markets, help farmers sell local food to families WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Senator Debbie Stabenow, Ranking Member of the […]

2019 Food Safety Webinar Recording Now Available

November 19, 2019 | Uncategorized

Thank you to everyone that joined us live for the 2019 Food Safety Webinar! Topics included safe food sampling, cottage food labeling, eggs and egg cartons, kombucha, and hemp/marijuana/CBD at farmers […]

Registration Now Open: 2019 Food Safety Webinar

November 4, 2019 | Food Safety

Join MIFMA and guests from the Michigan Department of Agriculture and Rural Development (MDARD) on Tuesday, November 12 from 10 AM – 11:30 AM to discuss the success and challenges […]

Now Hiring Communications Manager

October 28, 2019 | Uncategorized

As a member-based association dedicated to advancing farmers markets to create thriving marketplaces for local food and farm products, communicating with key audiences is vital to achieving our mission. The […]

Register Now: Food Access Year-End Meetings

October 15, 2019 | Events

Each year, the Michigan Farmers Market Association (MIFMA) gathers with farmers market managers and partners who work to increase healthy food access through Michigan farmers markets. Join in these meetings […]

Now Hiring Student Assistant

September 30, 2019 | Jobs

The Michigan Farmers Market Association (MIFMA) is hiring a student assistant. MIFMA’s student assistants work directly with program managers and operational staff to support the daily functions of our association and […]

Buy, Bring, Brag at Farmers Market at the Capitol!

July 18, 2019 | Uncategorized

The Farmers Markets at the Capitol are a staple of downtown Lansing’s summer landscape. The market offers the smell of local floral bouquets, the sweet taste of vine-ripened produce, and […]

Sponsor the 2019 Farmers Markets at the Capitol

July 18, 2019 | Uncategorized

The 2019 Farmers Markets at the Capitol are just around the corner! These events will be held on the lawn of the Michigan State Capitol Building, Thursday, July 25, August 22, and September […]

MIFMA to Host 2019 On-Farm Field Days

May 30, 2019 | Field Days

The Michigan Farmers Market Association (MIFMA) is pleased to announce that we will be hosting three on-farm field days in the upcoming growing season. These events are part of our […]