Farmers Market of the Ozarks has become one of the fast-growing markets in the country and was named the Number Six Farmers Market in the Country. FMO is the only market in the region housed in a permanent pavilion, year-round.
The market takes applications on a continuous basis. All applicants are placed on our waiting list and will be notified by the Market Manager after review of the application by the membership committee.
If you are interested in becoming a member of the Springfield OR Branson Farmers Market of the Ozarks, have questions about membership or want to check on the status of your application, please contact our Market Manger at 417-323-2655 or Manager@loveyourfarmer.com
Fee information and options can be found HERE
Vendors are given a vendor number each year based off of a vendor matrix to determine choice of the pavilion, promenade or tent space. All vendors are given a 10 x 10 stall, any vendor wishing to have a dual stall must meet specific regulations in our market’s rules. Any vendors that have been approved by the board to “supplement” produce for the season will also pay an additional $25 per day charge when supplementing. Other rules and regulations are outline in our market handbook below.
The market offers four fee structures: Pavilion $850 a year and 4% daily sales, Promenade $650 a year and 4% daily sales, Tent $450 a year and 4% daily sales, or Day Vendor $35, plus 5% daily sales. Artsy Ally vendors (Final Saturday of each month and holiday markets) are $300 annually and 4% daily sales. Branson Farmers Market is $350 annually and 4% daily sales. Percentage of sales is based on sales reported by the vendor to the market manager at the close of market. All vendors pay their first half of membership at the March Membership Meeting, then pay the second half of membership dues by May 15. Day vendor booths are based on space availability and must be scheduled with the market manager prior to each market day. Once approved by market manager fee payment can be made: HERE