BC Association of Farmers' markets

Our role is to act as the voice of opportunity and innovation by providing resources for farmers, market managers, vendors, board members, customers and researchers.

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Our Publications

Our Publications

Check out the BCAFM’s publications including reports, guides and resources - for insights and best practices on Market Manager Training, the Economic and Social Benefits of BC Farmers’ Markets and more!


BCAFM Publications

BCAFM Publications For Sale

Effective Leadership Through Better Governance: A Board Governance Training Manual

This manual is packed to the brim with user-friendly tips, exercises, best practices, and templates that will help your farmers’ market board of directors no matter what stage of development you are at. The Guide is tailored specifically for farmers’ markets, and will provide you with relevant guidance and resources for every twist and turn in your market’s journey to a successful, and healthy board of directors.
  • BCAFM Members: $25; Non-Members: $35
  • Order by credit card here.
  • Order by cheque: Print out the BCAFM Publications Order Form and mail it to us along with your cheque.


Planning for Successful Farmers' Markets in Towns and Cities: Best Practices Guide for Municipalities

The BC Association of Farmers' Markets has developed a Guide to help local governments support farmers' markets in their communities. This Guide provides a how-to resource primarily for local governments to assist market organizers in achieving successful, productive farmers' markets in their towns and cities.
  • BCAFM Members: $25; Non-Members: $40
  • Order by credit card here.
  • Order by cheque: Print out the BCAFM Publications Order Form and mail it to us along with your cheque.