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Publications & Documents

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Links to research studies, brochures, tip sheets, and other documents from local, regional and broader sources.

Greenbelt Farmers’ Market Network Studies:

2010 Research Report (Farmers and Managers Study)
GFMN Final Report (low res)-final version

2010 Shopper Study
GBFMN-2010ShopperStudy-W

Healthy Habits: Farmers’ Markets  Impacts on Customers (Research Survey 2012) GBFMN-Report2012-web

Farmers’ Market Managers’ Roles and Compensation: Summary of Research Findings (GBFMN May 2013)
Managers’ roles and compensation summary with photos(1)

Tracking Market Farmer and Vendor Performance 2009-2015 (Research Study 2015) 2016- Tracking Market Farmer Report-web

Greenbelt Farmers’ Market Network Resources and TipSheets:

Farmers’ Market Children’s Activities (developed by FoodShare) Younger Children B&W  Older Children B&W  Older Kids Activity Colour   Younger Kids Activity Colour

Why Shoppers Love Their Markets Brochure (2010)
WhyShoppersLoveTheirMarkets-Brochure-a

Healthy Habits Brochure (2012)
FMNBrochure2012-D4RHealthyHabits

Great Reads on Food and Farming (a list of films and books for the curious eater, GBFMN 2011)
Great-reads-1

Not-for-profit organizations: Resources for Farmers’ Markets (GBFMN resource sheet 2013)
Resources about NotforProfit Organizations for Market Managers

Calculating Costs of Production as a Market Gardener: Operate your farm as a business so your lifestyle can become your living (David Cohlmeyer and GBFMN 2013) OperateYourFarm-w(1)

What’s in a Label? A Short Guide to Food and Farming Terms (GBFMN 2014)glossary of terms

Would an ATM benefit your market?  ATM Market Calculator

Other Documents:

ASPHIO – Common Approaches Guidelines (Public Health Inspectors’ Guide to Farmers’ Markets)

Board-Governance-Manual-June-2014: Community Literacy of Ontario, Guide for Not-for-Profits

Cooking Demonstration Tips: University of Massachusetts Extension Service

Farmers’ Costs to Attend Markets: (TFMN info sheet, 2011)

The Farmer’s Pledge: Northeast Organic Farming Association of New York Farmers Pledge – NOFA – NY

Market Managers Day Presentation: Strategic Thinking for Markets, Kelly Marie Redcliffe, Wolfville Farmers’ Market, 2011

Market Managers’ Day 2016 presentations:

Everything You Ever Wanted to Know About Health Regulations at Markets. Wolf Saxler, Healthy Environments Manager, Toronto Public Health: tph presentation

Know Thy Customer: Market Survey Analysis. Daniel Taylor, Leslieville Farmers’ Market: Managers Day Presentation

Getting Better All the Time! 2016 Research Study Highlights. Helene St. Jacques, Informa Market Research: GTA AAC March 16

Cash Cows & Invisible Money. Matthew Bulmer, Aberfoyle Farmers’ Market: ATM pilot presentation

Recruiting and Training Market Volunteers. Lee Overton, The Backyard Farm & Market: Recruiting and Training Volunteers Presentation

Organic Certification Issues. Carolyn Young, Organic Council of Ontario: Organic Regulations

 

 

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