Florida-Wide Farmers Market Symposiums Coming Early 2020! Register now!

Click on the links below to register for a symposium near you!


Jacksonville February 7, 2020

Gainesville February 14, 2020

Tampa March 6, 2020 [COMING SOON!]

Fort Pierce March 13, 2020

Tallahassee March 20, 2020

Florida Organic Growers & the Florida Farmers’ Market Association are teaming up to host multiple educational and training events throughout Florida for anyone looking to improve their direct-to-consumer food and agricultural business.  These symposiums will feature talks, workshops, and presentations on topics such as food safety, marketing, developing a business plan, state and federal regulations, and much much more!  Full schedules coming soon so stay tuned!

So… if you a farmer selling your farm products directly to consumers at farmers’ markets or through other outlets…

….or a local food entrepreneur looking for training and advice on marketing your products…

…or are thinking about selling your products directly-to-consumers but need more information on regulations, food safety, business planning, and the programs and organizations out there that can help…

…or a market manager looking for more resources to help your vendors and improve your market…

…then make sure to register for one of our 5 symposiums on “Growing a Stronger Economy through Local Food and Entrepreneurship” taking place throughout Florida in February & March 2020!

These symposiums are one-day events including speakers, training, and workshops aimed at educating and providing resources to small business owners in direct-to-consumer agricultural and food entrepreneurship in Florida.