Envisioning Equity at the Farmers Market Session Update

March 7, 2022 | Farmers Market Conference

Due to speaker scheduling conflicts, MIFMA has made the decision to postpone our Envisioning Equity at the Farmers Market session of the 2022 Michigan Farmers Market Conference. We are working […]

Food Safety at the Farmers Market Project Applications Now Available

January 31, 2022 | Food Safety

MIFMA is inviting Michigan market managers to apply for funding to support a food safety themed program of their choice for the 2022 market season. These projects can range from […]

2022 MIFMA Board of Directors Nominations Now Open

January 27, 2022 | Farmers Market Conference

The MIFMA Board of Directors is currently accepting nominations for open positions on the board. Elections will occur at MIFMA’s Annual Meeting held in conjunction with the Michigan Farmers Market Conference […]

MIFMA Awarded $54,989.00 in Food Safety Education Funds from MDARD

October 18, 2021 | Food Safety

The Michigan Department of Agriculture and Rural Development (MDARD) recently announced recipients of the 2021-2022 Food Safety Education Fund grants for food safety training for the food industry and education […]

Year End Food Access Meeting Registration Now Open

October 6, 2021 | Uncategorized

You’re invited: please join MIFMA for our 2021 Year End Food Access Meetings! ​​Each year, MIFMA gathers with farmers market managers and partners who work to increase healthy food access […]

2021 Farmers Market at the Capitol Vendor List and Map Now Available

September 17, 2021 | Events

You’re invited to join us on September 30th, 9 AM – 2 PM for the 2021 Farmers Market at the Capitol! The mission of the Farmers Markets at the Capitol is to […]

Michigan’s farmers markets celebrate during National Farmers Market Week August 1 through 7

July 26, 2021 | Events

The Michigan Farmers Market Association (MIFMA) kicks off National Farmers Market Week from August 1 through 7, 2021 with farmers markets across the state and country. Many of Michigan’s nearly […]

Michigan’s Investment in Healthy Food Access

May 4, 2021 | Uncategorized

In 2018, the State of Michigan invested $500,000 to expand healthy food access through farmers markets. The Michigan Department of Health and Human Services used the funding to purchase and […]

Employment Opportunity: MIFMA Hiring Operations Manager

May 3, 2021 | Jobs

As a member-based association dedicated to advancing farmers markets to create thriving marketplaces for local food and farm products, providing programmatic support to our members is vital to achieving our […]

MIFMA Honors Recertified Market Managers

April 21, 2021 | Uncategorized

The Michigan Farmers Market Association (MIFMA) is proud to announce that five market managers qualified for recertification this year as part of our Market Manager Certificate Program Continuing Education Program: […]