In this webinar, guest presenter April Jones will lead us through a step guide on how to create your own market unique to your community’s needs, including building a customer base and finding farmers to participate in the market.
About our presenter: April Jones is the founder of the Pinehurst Farmers Market located in downtown Columbia, S.C., in the Pinehurst neighborhood. April advocates for her community as part of the food justice and food sovereignty movement. She is passionate about community, gardens, and farmer markets. She is a writer, photographer,blogger, YouTuber, recipe developer, book reviewer and more. She contributes content to her blog Frolicking Americana, Columbia Living Magazine, and to national magazines such as Mother Earth News, Country Lore, The Natural Farmer, Grit, Ark Republic, and Ecoparent Magazine. April is an emerging Leader in food and agriculture nominee and a Farmers Market Coalition writer. Connect with April at Pinehurst Community Action and at Pinehurst Farmers Market on Facebook.