for your inquiry to participate in Marin County Farmers' Market
Association's (MCFMA) certified farmers' markets. Enclosed is the 2004
stall reservation request application. Please review the enclosed
checklist carefully to avoid delays in processing your application.
Indicate the markets you wish to attend and return your completed
application as soon as possible. A yearly membership fee of $60 is
required upon confirmation of your participation in any MCFMA farmers'
markets. MCFMA requires all participants in the markets to be members
of the Association.
Marin County Farmers' Markets Shine!
County Farmers' Market Association (MCFMA) participated in many
educational and promotional events in 2003 including Soup Daze and
Easter Egg hunts at the markets, Bob Tanem from KSFO doing a live radio
broadcast at the Marin Civic Center market, Melon Madness, Grape Escape,
Apple and Halloween Harvest Festivals, "Healthy Food for Growing Kids"
event with the Marin Food Systems Project, Chef demonstrations and
Magazine listed Marin Civic Center market as one of nine stand-out
farmers' markets in the Bay Area. MSNBC, The Business Channel, featured
the Marin County Farmers' Market farmers in its feature on Farm Direct
Marketing. The Irvington Farmers’ Market won “Best Farmers Market” in
the Fremont Argus newspaper reader’s poll. The Grand Lake Farmers’
Market in Oakland moved to the beautiful new Splash Pad Park with its
own street named “Market Street” in honor of the farmers’ market.
continue to participate in promoting local Chamber of Commerce events,
sustainable agriculture and educational programs such as Marin County
Farm Day with over 2,000 school children participating, Summer Street
Fairs and Light Up the Season Fair in Hayward, Agricultural Roots
Festival and Luna Festival in Oakland, California Downtown Business
Association Conference in Vacaville, Fourth of July Parade in Novato and
Novato Salsa Festival.
looking forward to an exciting year in 2004. The plans this upcoming
year include expanding our chef calendar program and merchandise at the
market program. Look for Friends of the Farmers' Market fundraisers and
a farm tour this coming year. We have many planned promotional
activities that will surely bring excitement to this season's markets.
forward to receiving your completed application and welcome your
participation in the MCFMA farmers' markets.
Instruction for Application
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