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.

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Liquor Sales – Policy Directive Re: Expansion of (Farmers’) Market eligibility criteria
Liquor Control and Licensing Branch (October 2, 2015)
Liquor Sales – Policy Directive Re: Liquor sales at farmers’ markets
BC Liquor Control and Licensing Branch (June 21, 2014)
Organic Regulations Tool Kit for Farmers’ Market Managers
BC Association of Farmers’ Markets, BC Ministry of Agriculture (2018)
BCAFM Farmers’ Market Membership Policy
(November 3, 2018)
Canada Revenue Agency
Government of Canada
General Principles for Labelling and Advertising
Canadian Food Inspection Agency
Competitive Analysis and Market Position
BCAFM Strengthening Farmers' Markets Series Webinar #2 (Nov 2013)
Establishing and Operating a Community Farmers’ Market
University of Kentucky College of Agriculture
Farmers Market Co-Operatives – A Guide to Starting a Farmers’ Marketing Co-op
BC Association of Farmers’ Markets; Vancity (2019)
Farmers Marketing Co-Operatives and Farm Collectives – Market Manager’s Guide
BC Association of Farmers’ Markets; Vancity (2019)
Liquor Sales at BC Farmers’ Markets – FAQ
Getting Good Data – How to and Why to Track Vendor Sales
BCAFM conference workshop with Comox Valley Farmers Market, Abbotsford Farm & Country Market (2015)
Organic Certification Regulation Guidelines
BC Ministry of Agriculture (2019)
Guidelines for the Sale of Foods at Temporary Food Markets
BC Centre for Disease Control (2016)
Haney Farmers Market Food Trucks and Concessions Vendor Application
Haney Farmers Market Society (2019)
Haney Farmers Market Youth Vendor Application
Haney Farmers Market Society (2019)
Guidebook to Indigenous Protocol
Indigenous Corporate Training Inc. (2019)
Liquor Control & Licensing Forms
Government of BC
Liquor Sales at Farmers’ Markets
As of June 21, 2014, beer, wine, cider and spirits can be sampled and sold alongside fresh fruits and veggies at BC farmers’ markets
Market Manager Training Manual
BC Association of Farmers' Markets (2010)
Marketing Your Farmers’ Market
BCAFM conference workshop with Whole Green Heart (2015)
Mission City Farmers Market Backyard Gardener Agreement
Mission City Farmers Market (2012)
Organic Certification Q & A for Market Managers and Vendors
Canada Organic Trade Association / Think Canada Organic
Penticton Farmers’ Market’s Policies, Rules and Regulations
Penticton Farmers’ Market Society (2019)
Putting it in writing: Getting started with policies and procedures
Charity Village (2013)
Squamish Farmers’ Market Jury Process
Squamish Farmers' Market Association (2012)
Squamish Farmers’ Market Winter Market Vendor Application
Squamish Farmers' Market Association (2012)
Strategic Organizational Planning
BCAFM Strengthening Farmers' Markets Series Webinar #7 (March 2014)
The Core Business of Farmers’ Markets
BCAFM Strengthening Farmers' Markets Series Webinar #1 (Nov 2013)
Vancouver Farmers Market Vendor Handbook
Your Local Farmers Markets Society (December 2018)
Waste Wise Farmers’ Market Handbook
Center for Urban Education About Sustainable Agriculture (2008)
Vancouver Farmers Market Prepared Food Vendor Interest Form
Your Local Farmers Markets Society (2017)
Vancouver Farmers Market Primary Producer Vendor Interest Form
Your Local Farmers Markets Society (2019)
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