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Become a Farmer-Member

Mercado Popular prides itself on providing farmers with a broader reach and being part of a system that honors generational farming knowledge. We give farmers a platform and promote them as leaders in the community.

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MEMBER BENEFITS

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Gain a larger customer base without added staff, travel or expense.

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Gain access to space so you can teach and facilitate workshops at no cost to you. Each consumer pays for the workshop, you keep a portion of the proceeds.

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Sell your goods in our store, as part of our CSA program, or both!

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Grow your business without the expense of additional equipment or staff.

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Done for you CSA program - we market the CSA program, fill the bags, and distribute them for you.

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Make an impact on the local community & lower your environmental impact!

INCREASE YOUR IMPACT

By becoming a farmer member you are helping to feed a community that is currently under-resourced. Hartford is recognized as a food desert, an area where getting groceries is difficult and fresh food is scarce.  You are creating a healthier community by distributing your fresh, healthy products to a wider customer base while dismantling food insecurity and food apartheid in Hartford.  You'll be a part of helping educate people about the benefits of healthy eating and farm-fresh products, as well as lowering your environmental impact by reducing travel to farmers’ markets all over the state.

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