06/11/20 Farmers’ Market Announcement

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Hi everyone … The Farmers’ Market has GREAT news.  The Market is officially open to ALL – essential and non-essential vendors.  For the past two weeks, the market has been open to all vendors, but the board did not officially announce the opening until we were sure we could follow the directives of the Lewis …

Phase 2 Market Update

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As part of our effort to make the market a safer place under Covid-19 we have enacted new rules for vendors. While these rules are required for vendors, customers are strongly encouraged to take the same precautions; please wear a mask if you are able, observe social distancing and make use of our handwashing stations …

Helena Farmers Market Covid-19 Rules & Recommendations

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Helena Farmers’ Market Vendor Rules Specific to Covid-19 Pandemic   The Helena Farmers’ Market Board of Directors have adopted the following rules regarding the Covid-19 Pandemic.  These rules are in conformance with the directives by the Governor of Montana and adopted by the Lewis & Clark Health Department. All vendors must abide by the following …

05/06/20

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Good morning all. Much of this update may seem a repeat of last week, but there is much information that has changed. We urge you to read this letter in whole. As I requested in the last e-mail, we need to (re)know who is going to be a reserved vendor this year (including the vendors …

04/29 Market Board update

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Good evening all. First things first… Circumstances have changed since February/March. We need to (re)know who is going to be a reserved vendor this year (including the vendors on the wait list). If you have decided to not be a reserved vendor for this season because of the current Covid-19 circumstances, please let us know …

04/28/20 vendor meeting

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Dear Vendor(s), The farmers market board has voted to open the market on Saturday, May 2nd in compliance with Governor Bullock’s executive orders and in cooperation with our local health department. As such we will be opening a limited market featuring only qualified vendors. Qualified vendors are those that sell consumable products (food and agriculture) …

Farmers’ Market vendor hardship letter

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APRIL 22nd, 2020 I believe, as a vendor, you are able to apply for unemployment for each market you are unable to attend. Please contact the unemployment office to confirm. Hopefully, this letter will help to confirm your are in fact a vendor. Let it be known that, ___________________________ is a member in good standing …

Recipe Request. last request.

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Marketeers, The Helena Farmers Market is attempting to create a cookbook, and we want YOUR recipes! This is our last attempt to gather recipes. If we do not receive enough to fill a book, we will need to give up this fundraising effort for a super cause. PLEASE send us some recipes so we may …

04/22/20 Update

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Marketeers, The board met last night via video chat. Here is what we have decided for the Market opening on 05/02. This first Market will only be open to farmers, cottage food vendors, produce vendors, and food trucks. Bedding plants and all food products or food growing plants are allowed. If you are not certain …

04/15/20 Board Meeting post.

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Dear Helena Farmers Market family, Thank you for your patience during this difficult time. As many of you know our annual spring vendor meeting was set to take place on April 18, with the market opening the following weekend. In light of the global pandemic we cancelled our vendor meeting and have been deliberating over …