Grow Your Farmers’ Market Project
The Kansas Rural Center is dedicated to growing farmers markets across Kansas. Farmers markets serve many functions including helping farmers’ incubate new enterprises and value-added products. Farmers’ markets are also businesses. Like any other business, farmers’ markets benefit from business planning. Tools and resources:
- The Wallace Genetic Foundation funds the “Grow Your Farmers’ Market” project; You may download a descriptive brochure by clicking on this link:
- ksfarmersmarkets.org – Founded by the Kansas Rural Center and managed by the Kansas Department of Agriculture, this website provides a wealth of information on the 125+ farmers markets in our state and a searchable listing to find the market near you.
- Kansas State University maintains a directory of Kansas Farmers’ Markets at http://www.oznet.ksu.edu/farmersmarkets/ .