When SNAP recipients shop at a retail store, they gather their purchases, then pay at the cash register with their EBT card. Farmers’ markets are a bit more challenging, since each farmer is essentially a different “shop”. Maine markets use different techniques to manage EBT payments. Below are definitions from the two most common systems. […]
2016 Maine Farmers’ Market Convention ScheduleJanuary 22, 2016 Categories
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Final Week to Register for ConventionJanuary 21, 2016 Categories
It’s time to register for the Maine Farmer’s Market Convention. One recent registrant wrote, “Two friends and I are attending the conference next weekend. CAN’T WAIT!! I enjoyed myself so much the past couple years!” It’s true – hanging out in a relaxed setting with a large group of people who are passionate about farmers’ markets is FUN. […]