Tools & Resources Database

Our crop of tools and resources have been harvested from many sources and compiled here to help you cultivate and grow your farmers’ market and business. Whether you are a board member, market manager, or vendor, you will find a wide variety of useful reports, links, videos, and other documents to explore.

Arts BC
Useful links for non-profits, grants, and more
Blow Your Own Horn
BCAFM conference workshop with Armstrong Farmers Market, Whole Green Heart (2016)
Connecting Your Market to the Growing Ethnic Community
BCAFM conference workshop with Vancouver Farmers' Markets, hua foundation, Farmer Koo (2017)
Delegations to Local Councils
BCAFM conference workshop with White Rock Farmers' Market (2016)
Develop Your Marketing Plan
BCAFM Strengthening Farmers' Markets Series Webinar #5 (April 2014)
Food Co-ops, Online Marketplaces and Farmers’ Markets
BCAFM conference workshop with Cowichan Valley Co-operative Marketplace (2015)
Guerilla Innovations
BCAFM conference workshop with Whole Hog Farm, Stellar Food Group (2016)
How Can we Bring our Indigenous Food Champions to the Market?
BCAFM conference workshop with Vancouver Island Health, First Nations Wildcrafters BC (2015)
Guidebook to Indigenous Protocol
Indigenous Corporate Training Inc. (2019)
Marketing Lessons Learned with the Comox Valley Farmers’ Market
BCAFM conference workshop with Comox Valley Farmers' Market (2015)
Planning for Successful Farmers’ Markets in Towns and Cities: Best Practices Guide for Municipalities
BC Association of Farmers’ Markets (2016)
Protecting BC’s Farmland
BCAFM conference workshop with University of Northern BC (2016)
Public Markets and Community Health: An Examination
Project for Public Spaces (2006)
Reimagining Your Market
BCAFM conference workshop with Slow Food USA (2017)
Working with Local Governments 101
BCAFM conference workshop with Creston Valley Farmers Market, Creston City Councillor (2015)