Vendor Applications

Applications for the 2020 Season are now available!

We are happy to announce that the Lakefield Farmers' Market is now accepting applications for the 2020 season! If you're a farmer, baker, candlestick maker (or anything in between!), and you're looking for a space to sell your wares this year, please consider the Lakefield Farmers' Market a prime retail opportunity in east central Ontario!

Please note that there is a non-refundable application fee of $25. This must be paid at the time of your application and be sent in along with any necessary supporting documents. If you produce food products you must also send your Health Unit certification. If you are an agricultural vendor you must provide your MyPick certification or proof you are applying for this for the upcoming season. You must also provide your proof of insurance at the time of application. Your application will not be considered complete and will not be considered for the 2020 season unless all of these items are included. 

We are still in search of bakers and other food producers at this point.

Before submitting your application, please review our updated Vendor Handbook for all the rules and regulations of the Lakefield Farmers' Market:

LFM Vendor Handbook

 

Vendor Application Deadline for initial review is Friday March 6th, 2020  

After this date, applications will be still be accepted to fill remaining spots on an ongoing first-come, first-served basis.  

This years markets will run Thursdays from 9am-1pm from May 21 until October 8, 2020, rain or shine. 

LFM Application

If you would prefer to complete a paper application, please click here to download a PDF version that can be printed and prepared by hand. Please either scan and email your completed application to the Market Manager, or mail a copy to:

Lakefield Farmers' Market
PO Box 22
Lakefield, ON
K0L 2H0

Important:

  • Along with their applications, agricultural vendor applicants must submit proof of their up-to-date MyPick verification (or proof that they have applied to the program)
  • Prepared food vendor applicants must submit proof of their up-to-date kitchen inspection report, provided through the Peterborough County-City Health Unit (please call to arrange an inspection appointment)
  • Artisanal vendor applicants will be contacted after their application is processed to arrange for submission of their portfolio to our artisanal jury

Payment of fees can be paid by cheque to the above address or as an e-transfer to: accounts@lakefieldfarmersmarket.ca 

If you run into problems with the application, or if you have any questions, please contact: info@lakefieldfarmersmarket.net