*Join us for the 2016 Michigan Farmers Market Conference!*

The Michigan Farmers Markets Association (MIFMA) is hosting the Michigan
Farmers Market Conference on Tuesday and Wednesday, March 8 and 9, 2016 at
the Plant and Soil Science Building on the campus of Michigan State
University in East Lansing, Michigan. Registration is now open for the
two-day event at

The 2016 conference is structured to meet the needs of farmers markets in
Michigan and provide education and resources for the farmers and vendors
who sell at them. This year’s event expects to bring together over 200
individuals including market managers, farmers, vendors, speakers and

*Register Now <>*

Three educational tracks are offered at the conference; a market manager
boot camp track designed for beginning market managers, an advanced track
for market managers who are looking for specialized information, and a
farmer and vendor track designed for farmers who sell at farmers markets.
Educational sessions will build upon the information attendees found
helpful from last year’s conference and provide up-to-date information on
timely topics related to farmers market management and direct marketing.

*Cost: *Members of MIFMA and partnering organizations can register for the
full conference for $100 or for one day for $75. MIFMA student members
receive the discounted rate of $75 for the full conference or $35 for one
day. Registration for the conference will close at 8 a.m. on Monday,
February 29, 2016.

For more information on other programs and MIFMA membership opportunities,
visit or call 517-432-3381.

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