Farmer Market Frequently Asked Questions
Farmers markets are fast becoming America’s favorite way to access fresh, locally grown foods and develop relationships with farmers. This has resulted in tremendous growth in farmers markets over the last few years. This growth has spurred greater interest in operating, supporting and participating in farmers markets.
The Farmers Market Federation of NY, in an effort to answers the questions of market operators, market supporters, market enthusiasts, farmers and vendors, as well as news reporters, has developed a series of responses to those questions we are most commonly asked.
How can I get a farmers market started in my community?
Why join the Farmers Market Federation of NY?
How can I sell my products at a farmers market?
Why do I need liability insurance and where can I get it?
How can I offer EBT at my market?
How can I use recipes to promote my market or farm? Are recipes copyrighted?
How have farmers markets grown across NY State?
How can I add New York farm wineries to my market?