Category Archives: next steps

Final Baltimore FM Collaborative Meeting of Year – December 3

The final Farmers’ Market Collaborative Meeting of the year will be on Monday, December 3rd from 10:30-12:00 at Maryland Hunger Solutions offices (400 E. Pratt Street, Suite 606). It will be an action-packed meeting featuring: an update on federal funds … Continue reading

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End of Season Gathering Rescheduled

The end-of-season gathering has been rescheduled for Wednesday December 12th, from 10-1pm in Annapolis.  It will be held at the Maryland Department of Agriculture, located at 50 Harry S. Truman Parkway, Annapolis, MD 21401 [Map]. Lunch will be served! Please RSVP by … Continue reading

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SNAP Funding for 2013

As the end of the market season draws near, and we begin to contemplate next year’s season, we have received a bit of good news from USDA. The $4m in funding that was released in 2012 for wireless technology to … Continue reading

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End of Season Gathering Postponed

Eat Fresh Maryland Partners: we truly hope you and your vendors are well on your way to recuperating after the storm. As we imagine you could also use some extra time to wrap up all the happenings of the season, we’ve decided to postpone the meeting originally scheduled for Monday November … Continue reading

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Great News from USDA

On Wednesday Deputy Secretary Merrigan of the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) held a press conference to announce a new funding initiative to increase access to the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP, formerly known as Food Stamps) at farmers … Continue reading

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New details on Wednesday workshop

Due to scheduling conflicts outside of our control, the April 4 Eat Fresh Maryland workshop will now be held in the library of the Takoma Park Presbyterian Church (301 Tulip Avenue, Takoma Park). We’ll have plenty of space and even some big, … Continue reading

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EFM 101 Workshop; FMNP-FVC Training in Southern Maryland on 3/19

The second 2012 Eat Fresh Maryland In-Person Workshop has been scheduled for March 19th from 10 am to 1 pm in Charlotte Hall.  This workshop is intended for current and potential new network partners to meet, learn of best practices and hear about … Continue reading

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