As we embark on another market season and reflect on last year, I have many new and potential vendors ask, “What do I need to I need to get started as a vendor at market?”
With that being asked/said….
Allen County Farmers' Market has put together a checklist for new vendors to assist them in getting ready for market season. Hopefully you will find this beneficial. We welcome your feedback.
Farmers’ Market Start-up Supply Check-List
-Table(s) 4,6 foot
-Scale (certified)if selling produce
-Business name signage
-Baskets/boxes for displays
-Plastic/paper bags for product
-Business cards (if available)
-Licenses ALL POSTED
-Apron w/pockets if wanted
-First aid kit
-Extra price tags
-Cooler required for eggs or extra produce or baked goods
-TOOL KIT: duct tape, tacks, multi tool, twine, zip ties, scissors/etc.
-Wet wipes or paper towels
Extra clothes, IE jacket or t-shirt
Comfortable shoes, dress in layers/for weather.