Know the preference of your local customer when planting greens.
This publication covers selecting a site for planting greens, the use of fertilizer, the varieties, seeding rates, planting rates, irrigation, and weed and insect control.
You’ll need to decide exactly what you’ll sell, such as fruits or vegetables, baked goods (breads, muffins, cookies, or pies), arts, crafts (scented candles, chainsaw carvings, and jewelry), or body care items (lotions).
Some markets require your commitment for the entire selling season; in many areas, it’s about six months.
Clear rules and regulations can help make a successful market.
Managers must handle the recruiting of new vendors, ensure compliance with laws and regulations, ensure customer safety, handle the day-to-day management activities, promote the market, and evaluate its success.
The wood carving that you do is a fun hobby and friends have raved about your finished projects.
They’ve encouraged you to create more and sell them.
It also discusses the aspects involved in operating a farmers market including management and leadership, hours of operation, products, stall fees, sales tax collection, insurance, clean-up, and local regulations. For producers, it discusses how to sell in a farmers market.
You enjoy sauntering around your community’s farmers market each Saturday morning.