Everything You Need To Know

Pete's Salsa

Farmers Market

Freight House Farmers Market


  • $225 for season pass (6 months)
  • $25/day
  • 15x8 parking spot from 8 AM-5 PM



MVGA Farmers Market


  • $150 for a season pass
  • Open Wednesdays and Saturdays
  • 8 AM-12 PM

Regulations

  • $40 registration fee (Farmers Market)
  • Food must be labeled with name of food, name and address of person who prepared the food

-nutrition facts

-ingredients

  • May need state and/or local business license
  • Food must be lab tested for shelf life

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  • bright colors
  • music
  • cool signs
  • cool logo
  • eye catching graphics

The Next Step

Grocery/Convenience Stores

  • Go through FDA and labeling
  • Plan a profit
  • Look for a store (Hyvee, Schnucks, Whole Foods)
  • Determine who should pitch the product
  • Application process (may vary)
  • Make contact with a buyer or category manager (Someone who handles the product)
  • Presentation of your product
  • Prepare more of your item