17th Annual Iowa
Farmers Market Workshop
9 am — 4 pm
February 7, 2015
First Christian Church,
2500 University Ave., Des Moines
- The workshop is for market managers, growers, vendors and organizers … anyone involved in farmers markets or considering establishing a market.
- Registration is only $30 (through Jan. 28) and includes lunch and two breaks.
- Call Barb Ristau, Treasurer, IFMA, at 641-456-4811 for more information.
- Click here for registration form
Farmers Markets Basics
Whether you’re a new or an experienced market manager, you’ll get tips on farmers market basics.
Making Market Magic
With a wave of the Market Manager’s wand — POOF! — a Farmers Market happens!
To the public, this is what appears to happen.
But market folk know the reality behind the illusion: much work goes into the creation of a vibrant atmosphere that’s conducive to robust vendor sales.
Market Magic takes solid research, innovative collaboration, strong planning, and first-rate implementation.
Let’s go behind the curtain to discover the secrets of creating and promoting a thriving market.
Plus updates and information from IDALS
IFMA Annual Meeting at 12:30