Cottage food law and permits
A lot of you have been asking about the cottage food law and permits needed to sell. Currently, we are not enforcing membership and haven’t fully updated our rules & regulations for vendors.
However, we have provided links to information regarding these matters below. It is up to you to read them, obtain proper permits and abide by the regulations set by the state. You will be representing the Elgin Farmers’ Market and while none of us wish to police you, we do hope you will run your stand with the utmost of integrity and compliance.
Farm and Ranch Freedom Alliance
Farm and Ranch Freedom Alliance (FARFA) is a national organization that supports independent family farmers and protects a healthy and productive food supply for American consumers.
Food and Water Watch
Food & Water Watch mobilizes regular people to build political power to move bold & uncompromised solutions to the most pressing food, water, and climate problems of our time.