Exciting New Membership Benefits for WVFMA Members!

We are thrilled to announce an exclusive new membership package for the West Virginia Farmers Market Association, available to members who sign up or renew between now and March next year. Thanks to the generous support of the Claude Worthington Benedum Foundation, we are able to offer these special benefits to enhance and support your agribusinesses.

Membership Levels and Benefits

Market Members:

– Three high-quality shopping baskets for your market

– A directional sign to guide customers effectively

– A membership sticker to proudly display your affiliation with WVFMA

Associate Members:

– A practical Farmers Market tote bag

– A membership sticker

Friend of the Market:

– A convenient storage clipboard

– A membership sticker

Veterans and Heroes Members:

We honor our Veterans and Heroes by offering the same benefits at the respective membership levels. Your service and dedication to our community are deeply appreciated, and we are here to support your involvement in our farmers markets.

Why Join WVFMA?

By becoming a member of WVFMA, you gain access to:

– Mini-Grant Programs: Exclusive eligibility for our mini-grant programs designed to fund projects that enhance your market and community.

– Discounted Rental Rates: Enjoy reduced rates on our poultry processing trailers, helping you efficiently process poultry under the WV 1000 poultry exemption.

– Valuable Resources: Stay updated with the latest tools, research, and best practices to help your market thrive.

– Networking Opportunities: Connect with a supportive network of farmers, market managers, and local food advocates across the state.

– Educational Workshops and Training: Enhance your skills with our comprehensive training sessions and workshops.

 Upcoming Mini-Grant Cycle

We are excited to announce that our next mini-grant cycle will begin in August. This is a fantastic opportunity to secure funding for projects that can make a significant impact on your market. Be sure to join or renew your membership to remain eligible for this valuable program.

 Join or Renew Today!

Take advantage of these exclusive new benefits and join a vibrant community dedicated to promoting local agriculture and supporting farmers markets across West Virginia. Complete the form below to join or renew your membership today!

We extend our sincere gratitude to the Claude Worthington Benedum Foundation for their generous funding, which allows us to provide these special membership items to support our members’ agribusinesses.

To apply or renew your membership complete the application and pay online below

West Virginia Farmers Market Membership Application Form 2024
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Applicant Information

This information is required to enter you into our database.
Farmers Market Membership is for farmers markets. Associate Membership is for non-farmers market businesses. Friend of the Market Membership is for individuals. In 2024 WVDA Veterans and Heroes Program is covering the membership fees for members of the program.