Explore the case studies below to see how other farmers markets have addressed the legal issues discussed in this Toolkit. Learn from the real experiences of market leaders who have selected business structures, implemented SNAP/EBT, and managed legal risks at their markets.
Webb City Farmers MarketWebb City, Missouri
How business structure and market governance decisions built a stronger market.
Capital City Farmers MarketMontpelier, Vermont
How incorporation and insurance shielded against a trip and fall lawsuit.
Durham Farmers MarketDurham, North Carolina
How carefully crafted market rules supported a market's development.
Crescent City Farmers MarketNew Orleans, Louisiana
How a market currency system enabled one market to accept SNAP benefits and credit card payments.