Farms & Farmers' Markets

FMM Pro: SUNY Farmers Market Manager Professional Certification Program

October 2023 – March 2024, Online via Zoom

Price: $75

Grow Your Skills: Market Manager Certification

The SUNY Farmers Market Manager Professional Certification program is designed to empower farmers’ market managers with the skills and knowledge needed to take their farmers market to new heights. Whether you're a seasoned market manager or just starting your journey, this certification is your key to success!

Grow your skills in our virtual and interactive monthly certification course!

Why Choose FMM Pro Certification?

Comprehensive Training: From basic market management to the development of key programs, strategies for market growth, and building a stronger community around your market, our program covers it all.

Boost Your Professional Skills: Gain essential skills that not only benefit your market but also help you garner community support and recognition.

Networking Opportunities: Connect with fellow market managers, share experiences, and learn from each other's successes and challenges.

Build Your Toolkit: Complete 17 engaging homework assignments that will enhance your abilities and provide practical insights into market management.

Program Details:

Time Commitment:

  • Six Zoom sessions on the second Wednesday of each month, from 3:00 pm to 6:30 pm, starting on October 11th (mandatory attendance).
  • One allowed absence with a makeup session required; an additional absence will result in automatic removal from the program.
  • Homework Assignments: Plan to dedicate a minimum of 5-7 hours per month to complete homework assignments, with opportunities for suggested edits based on instructor feedback.
  • Homework Submission: Homework assignments are due two weeks after each Zoom session via email.

Join this exciting course to become a certified Farmers Market Manager and make a positive impact on your market and community.

Don't miss this opportunity to elevate your market management skills and achieve your goals. Secure your spot today!

For inquiries, please contact Jack Riffle at

For registration, please click here.


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