More Wisconsin farmers’ markets accepting FoodShare

The University of Wisconsin-Extension has teamed up with the Wisconsin Department of Health Services to provide information to farmers’ markets and communities interested in expanding access to healthy foods through farmers’ markets for FoodShare users.

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Sign up now to be featured in the 2012 Farm Fresh Atlas of Southeastern Wisconsin

Contact: Rose Skora, rose.skora@ces.uwex.edu, 262-857-1945 or 262-886-8460 If you are a farmer or local business that wants to attract more customers in the Milwaukee Metropolitan area, then the 2012 Farm Fresh Atlas of Southeastern Wisconsin is for you! The Atlas features local farmers and farmers markets. “We’re developing this Atlas to meet consumers’ renewed interest […]

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Workshop for Farmers’ Market Managers scheduled for January

Contact: Kristin Krokowski, 262-548-7768, kristin.krokowski@ces.uwex.edu A workshop designed for managers of farmers’ markets is scheduled for Jan. 27-28. The focus of the workshop is the development of a statewide farmers’ market manager association. Market managers are strongly encouraged to come and provide their input on how a statewide association could serve farmers’ market managers in […]

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February Workshop to focus on selling at Farmers’ Markets

Contact: Rose Skora, 262-857-1945/262-886-8460, rose.skora@ces.uwex.edu If you are a farmer selling at local farmers’ markets or are a market manager interested in helping your vendors and farmers’ market to be successful, the Farmers’ Market Workshop scheduled for Feb. 5 is just for you. The Farmers’ Market Workshop will provide farmers’ market vendors and managers with […]

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2011 Farm Fresh Atlas of Southeastern Wisconsin taking applications now

Contact: Rose Skora, 262-857-1945 or 262-886-8460, Rose.skora@ces.uwex.edu The 2011 Farm Fresh Atlas of Southeastern Wisconsin is accepting applications now for farms and local farm businesses who wish to advertise their products and services. The Atlas will include a map and guide listing farms such as Community Supported Agriculture (CSA) farms, U-Pick operations, and farmers’ markets […]

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Farm Fresh Atlas connects local food producers with consumers through listings and through a fundraiser dinner

Contact: Rose Skora, 262-857-1945, rskora@co.kenosha.wi.us The Farm Fresh Atlas of Southeastern Wisconsin provides consumers with a mouth-watering array of the freshest and best tasting food available through local farmer, farmers’ markets, and locally owned and operated businesses and organizations. The Atlas features local farmers, cooperatives, farmers markets and businesses that produce, use, or sell Wisconsin […]

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February workshop to focus on selling at farmers’ markets

Contact: Rose Skora, 262-857-1945/262-886-8460, rose.skora@ces.uwex.edu If you are a farmer selling at local farmers’ markets or are a market manager interested in helping your vendors and farmers’ market to be successful, the Farmers’ Market Workshop scheduled for Saturday, Feb. 6 is just for you. The Farmers’ Market Workshop provides farmers’ market vendors and managers with […]

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