2012 WVFMA Farmers Market Track

At the 2012 WV Small Farm Conference (March 1-3, 2012 in Morgantown), the West Virginia Farmers Market Association  (WVFMA) and the West Virginia Food & Farm Coalition partnered again with the WV Small Farm Center to co-organize a track for farmers markets.   We had a wonderful group of presenters.

The presentation materials from the Farmers Market Track are posted here.

Plowing Ahead Together: Tools and Tricks for a Healthy, Lasting Farmers Market Organization
Presenter: Kelly Nix, WVU Extension

Farmers Market Food Safety: Working with County and State Authorities
Presenters: Daniel McNeil, Monongalia Co. Health Dept.; Perry Ferguson, WV Dept. of Agriculture

WVDA Handouts on Meat Sales:

Keeping it Going: Winter Farmers Markets
Presenters: Susan Sauter, Winter Blues Farmers Market; Debbie Workman, Bridgeport Farmers Market; Brenda Shiflett, Morgantown Farmers Market

Fresh Ideas for Marketing Farmers Markets
Presenters: Carrie Brainard, Change the Future WV

Understanding Insurance and Managing Risk for Farmers Markets
Presenter: Bryan Cheslock, Cheslock Insurance