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Food Safety

Cooking Demonstration Licensing Options at Michigan Farmers Markets

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Cooking Demonstration Licensing Options at Michigan Farmers Markets

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Licensing requirements for cooking demonstrations at a farmers market will depend on if markets are partnering with a licensed business, if food will be served, and where the food served will be prepared. Learn what license is needed for your cooking demonstration.

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Publications and Reports

Music Licensing Fact Sheet

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Music Licensing Fact Sheet

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Learn more about what licensing and considerations are required when considering adding recorded or live music at your market.

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Food Access

Produce Prescription Programs

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Produce Prescription Programs

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Produce Prescription Programs support healthy behavior change for individuals and families through partnerships with healthcare and other providers who focus on supporting healthy eating – like farmers and farmers markets. Programs are commonly aimed at improving health outcomes for low-income patients with diet-related chronic diseases.

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COVID-19

Talking Points for Market Managers: COVID Exposures at the Market

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Talking Points for Market Managers: COVID Exposures at the Market

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Talking points for market managers surrounding COVID exposure at the market.

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Food and Product Safety

Plant Sales

Recorded 8/30/21

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Plant Sales

Recorded 8/30/21

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Learn more about plant sales at the market and relevant licensing information from a Michigan farmers market vendor and Andria McCubbin-Green, Nursery Program Specialist at MDARD. Information about licensing, helpful resources, and what market managers should know to best support their vendors will be discussed.

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SNAP

Accepting SNAP at the Farmers Market Landing Page

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Accepting SNAP at the Farmers Market Landing Page

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Learn more about the SNAP program and applying for no-cost SNAP equipment and service for your market or farm stand.

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Food Safety

MDARD Farmers Market Food Safety Resources

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MDARD Farmers Market Food Safety Resources

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A collection of food safety resources from the Michigan Department of Agriculture and Rural Development.

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Cannabis

Cannabis Legality Chart

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Cannabis Legality Chart

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This chart lists cannabis products and their legality for selling at the market, as well as other key information to consider.

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Cannabis

Cannabis Products at the Farmers Market: Frequently Asked Questions

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Cannabis Products at the Farmers Market: Frequently Asked Questions

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Frequently asked questions surrounding cannabis products at Michigan farmers markets.

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Food and Product Safety

Industrial Hemp and Topical CBD

Recorded 8/17/21

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Industrial Hemp and Topical CBD

Recorded 8/17/21

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Learn more about Industrial Hemp & Topical CBD and relevant licensing information from two Michigan farmers market vendors (MyTCBD & BarrieBeau Herb Farm) and a representative from the Michigan Department of Agriculture and Rural Development (MDARD). Information about licensing, helpful resources, and what market managers should know to best support their vendors will be discussed.

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Food and Product Safety

Cottage Food Law

Recorded 8/3/21

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Cottage Food Law

Recorded 8/3/21

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Learn more about Cottage Food and the transition to a licensed food business from two Michigan small businesses (Michigan-Made Treats & Sweet Encounter Bakery) and a representative from the Michigan Department of Agriculture and Rural Development (MDARD). Information about licensing, helpful resources, and what market managers should know to best support their vendors will be discussed.

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COVID-19

Recomendaciones para operar los mercados de agricultores de Michigan

Published 7-16-21

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Recomendaciones para operar los mercados de agricultores de Michigan

Published 7-16-21

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Recommendations in Spanish for market managers operating during COVID.

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