NEW! Farmers market display contest winners!View the photos of the farmers market displays that won our May photo contest. If you don't currently receive the free e-newsletter where we post these contests, click on the banner above to return to the home page, and sign up in the right column. More contests are coming soon!
Selling at Farmers Marketsis a FREE downloadable issue of Growing for Market. It contains articles and photos about all aspects of selling at market:
•Creating great displays, and managing customer traffic;
•Setting fair prices;
•Food safety and sampling;
•What kind of insurance do you need?
•What are the most profitable crops?
•Keeping yourself and customers safe;
•Should you take credit and debit cards?
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Here are the winners of our farmers market display contest, which we announced in the May 2011 issue of our free e-mail newsletter. If you don't currently receive the email, click on the banner above to return to the home page and sign up in the right column. Thanks to everyone who sent us photos. The winners will receive a large packet of Genovese basil seeds, compliments of Seeds from Italy.