Farmers markets a ‘business incubator’

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 www.agriculture.alberta.ca/farmersmarkets or download the farmers market mobile app available for either Apple or Android devices.

More information can be found at www.sunnygirl.ca.

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