Farmers markets a ‘business incubator’

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Farmers markets can give businesses the opportunity to test market their products and grow their businesses with less expense, says a provincial marketing specialist.

“Farmers markets have always been seen as a business incubator where new businesses can start selling direct to consumers,” said Eileen Kotowich. “They get that immediate feedback and learn quickly how to market and hone their skills.”

For a list of all Alberta approved farmers markets, visit or download the farmers market mobile app available for either Apple or Android devices.

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