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I’d like to invite you to join me in an exciting new venture that will positively impact both your business and the future of New York’s local food system.   The Farmers Market Federation’s goal is to strengthen our farmers and farmers markets. As consumers migrate to more convenient ways […]

Meet the future of your local food system


New York State farmers are well known for their generous donations to Food Banks, food pantries and other forms of food rescue. In 2016, farmers donated over 13 million pounds of food, the equivalent to 10 million meals, according to NYS Farm Bureau. But up until this coming January, farmers […]

Get Ready for the Implementation of the NYS Farm to ...


The 2017 NYS Farmers Market Managers Conference was scheduled for November 7 – 9, in Binghamton, NY. However, due to low registration numbers, the conference was cancelled. At this time, the Farmers Market Federation of NY and its Board of Directors would like your input to help us understand why registrations […]

NYS Farmers Market Managers Conference Survey



We are just 2 weeks away for the NYS Farmers Market Managers Conference. Have you registered yet? Are you still on the fence? Let me tell you that this is one of the most relevant, information packed conferences we have hosted in a while. The conference centers around the issue […]

NYS Farmers Market Managers Conference: Two Weeks to Go!


Farmers Market Manager Training Conference “Creating Customer Friendly Markets” November 7-9, 2017 The Farmers Market Federation of New York announces its annual Farmers Market Managers Training Conference, “Creating Customer Friendly Markets.” The conference will be co-hosted by the Farmers Market Federation, Cornell Cooperation Extension of Broome County and the Broome […]

2017 Market Manager Training Conference “Creating Customer Friendly Markets”


The Federation would like to say thank you to all of our service men and women by sharing the harvest of fresh, healthy and locally grown food from over 700 farmers markets across the state. New York state local farmers are second to none in the production of nutritious and flavorful […]

Veterans: Enjoy the Bounty of New York!