News

Michigan Farmers Market Supporters Educate State Legislators

May 17, 2019 | Food Assistance Acceptance

Farmers markets increase healthy food access in communities throughout the state East Lansing, Mich. – Representatives from farmers markets across Michigan convened in Lansing on May 14, 2019 to meet […]

Register for Farmers Market Grant Writing Webinar

May 1, 2019 | News

Interested in securing funding to help promote your amazing farmers market? Does the thought of applying for a grant sound intimidating? Join the Michigan Farmers Market Association for a helpful […]

MIFMA to Host First Legislative Education Day

April 16, 2019 | News

The Michigan Farmers Market Association (MIFMA) is pleased to announce that we will host our first Legislative Education Day in Lansing on Tuesday, May 14. Since the founding of our […]

2019 Farmers Market at the Capitol Vendor and Nonprofit Applications Open April 1

March 28, 2019 | Events

Spring has officially arrived and that means vendor and nonprofit applications for the 2019 Farmers Markets at the Capitol are set to open soon! These events are designed to provide […]

Double Up Food Buck Applications for Direct Marketing Farmers Now Available

March 15, 2019 | Food Assistance Acceptance

Applications are now open for both farmers markets and direct marketing farmers that are interested in beginning to participate in the Double Up Food Bucks program during the 2019 season.  […]

Amanda Shreve receives Outstanding Young Alumni Award

March 1, 2019 | News

Amanda Shreve receives Outstanding Young Alumni Award at ANR Week 2019. The Michigan State University College of Agriculture and Natural Resources Outstanding Young Alumni Award honors individuals who have distinguished […]

MIFMA Announces 2019 Board Slate of Candidates

February 19, 2019 | Events

The 2019 Annual Meeting of the Michigan Farmers Market Association (MIFMA) will be held on Wednesday, March 6 from 9:00 a.m. to 10:00 a.m. in conjunction with the Michigan Farmers […]

Registration Open for Michigan Farmers Market Conference

February 12, 2019 | Events

The Michigan Farmers Markets Association (MIFMA) is hosting its annual Michigan Farmers Market Conference on Tuesday and Wednesday, March 5 – 6 at the Plant and Soil Sciences Building on […]

Apply to Begin Participating in Double Up Food Bucks in 2019!

February 8, 2019 | Uncategorized

Applications are now open for farmers markets that are interested in beginning to participate in the Double Up Food Bucks program during the 2019 market season.  Double Up Food Bucks […]

Provide your feedback on MIFMA’s Draft of 2019 Advocacy Priorities

January 28, 2019 | News

Part of our vision at MIFMA is to ensure that Michigan farmers markets have policy support. To guide this work, the MIFMA Advocacy Committee works together to create a draft […]