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InTents Conference: Grow Your Farmers Market Business



Whether you’re a small farmer, food maker or farmers’ market manager, discover smart new ways to increase your income and reduce the stress of running your own business at the 3rd Annual InTents Conference on San Diego's beautiful Mission Bay on February 24th, 25th and 26th, 2019.

Take advantage of three full days of inspiring speakers, authors and experts on branding, packaging, costing and pricing, hiring and training, and expanding your business to wholesale and beyond. Farmers and food makers: Update your marketing and display techniques to earn maximum return on your money and energy and manage your inventory to prevent waste. Managers: learn how to increase sponsorships, streamline regulatory compliance, maximize risk management and curate balanced markets to increase attendance and profitability. Experienced manager or community groups considering the launch of a new market: learn how to weigh your chances of success and how to move forward.

Speakers include marketing and retail consultants Alli Ball, Sarah Delevan and Charlotte Smith; market association directors Marcy Coburn and Sagdrina Jalal; market vendors and authors Brent Preston of
The New Farm
and Anastsia Plakias of
The Farm on the Roof
, and many more. Find a list of speakers and topics here.

Network and learn at breakout sessions and roundtables. Compare notes and gain new perspectives from fellow farmers, business owners and market managers.

Discover new sources of ingredients, operating supplies, tents, signs, insurance, graphic design, management services, marketing materials and more in the Resource Lounge.


InTents Conference


Marina Village Conference Center

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San Diego, CA, United States