market demographics

Jeff Ishee jeff at
Sun Jul 2 07:25:52 EDT 2000

Linda and others,

  One of the most thorough market surveys I have ever seen was by Ramu
Govindasamy and Rick VanVranken at Rutgers University. The research is
entitled: "Farmers' Markets: Consumer Trends, Preferences, and
Characteristics." Try clicking on the first link below and look for
"Farmers' Markets" as you scroll down the page. 
  Also, we have a full listing of farmers' market data at: 

Click on the "links for market farmers" button and check out the column
under "Market Managers."

Try the following to get you started:

Best regards,

Jeff Ishee
Resources for farmers' markets and market farmers
info at
P.O. Box 52
Middlebrook, VA 24459

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