[Market-farming] Market Legal Problems -- Assistance Requested

Lynn Wigglesworth lynnw at chilitech.net
Tue Nov 2 08:21:05 EST 2004


At 02:47 PM 11/1/04 -0500, you wrote:
>
>Thanks, Shelly.
>
>I think the biggest problem is that the county doesn't have any regulations
>to stand on, so they're trying to fit us into another category -- a
>"Special Events" permit, which would only allow us the market every three
>months at a cost of $300.  That's obviously not acceptable.

Matt; have you contacted the Department of Agriculture for your state? A
lot of states are encouraging Farmer's Markets right now, and they might be
able to help.

Lynn Wigglesworth
Peasant Farmer
Tioga County, PA
Lynnw at chilitech.net



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