Minnesota Farmers' Market Association 

Farmers' Market Manual


The MFMA Farmers' Market Manual is FREE as a download! Email info@mfma.org to order your copy today!

Looking for a shorter and quicker read? Download our Requirements at Minnesota Farmers’ Markets Quick Reference Guide.

MFMA Farmers' Market Manual

Our Farmers' Market Manual is full of the latest information regarding operating and participating in today's vibrant Minnesota farmers' markets.  Chapters include:

  1. Starting A Farmers' Market
  2. Organizing
  3. Structuring
  4. Governance Structure
  5. Managing Your Farmers' Market
  6. Financial Management
  7. Food Safety and Food Licensing
  8. Building A Vendor Base
  9. Food Assistance Programs
  10. Obtaining Financial Resources
  11. Promoting Your Farmers' Market
  12. Risk Management and Insurance

Not only does the Manual go into detail about these subjects, it includes hundreds of links to resources and info from local markets, state agencies, national leaders, and organizations. Order your copy today! Available digitally.

MFMA provides services, programs, and leadership that support and promote farmers' markets across Minnesota.

Minnesota Farmers' Market Association /// 9800 155th Street East, Nerstrand MN 55053 /// info@mfma.org 

Communications Director: Kim Guenther /// kguenther@mfma.org /// (573) 470-4445 

Economic Opportunities VISTA: Maeve Mallozzi-Kelly /// maeve@mfma.org /// (574) 310-5553

Executive Director: Kathy Zeman /// kzeman@mfma.org /// (507) 664-9446 


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