Non-Food Artisan Vendor Application

NON- FOOD ARTISAN Vendor application

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Non-Food Artisan Vendors may be eligible for entry into GOFM if product materials integrate local agricultural products (milk, honey, olive oil, herbs, etc.) with materials sourced outside of the farmers market to create a health/body-oriented product. All eligible products must be created by a local artisan located within 150 miles of the market attended. No craft, jewerly or art items will be accepted.

-Examples: Beauty & skincare products

Products should use organic ingredients when available and as many market products as possible & reasonable. 

Products to be sold must be presented for sampling and inspection of labeling before acceptance into GOFM. The Executive Director will request these samples from you-- please do not drop off before invited to do so.

Please ensure you have read all the information above & the Market Rules before completing your application and Hold Harmless Agreement.

Market Rules can be found here.

Hold Harmless Agreement can be found here.

In your application, you must be as transparent and detailed as possible abo ut your operation's methods, ingredients and philosophy. We value honesty and a commitment to local, sustainable systems and preference is always given to organic (uncertified or certified) operations. The vetting of applications is conducted by the entire Board of Directors at our monthly Board meetings, and depending on when you submit your application it may take up to 1 month to receive a final response.

I love Galveston’s Own Farmers Market! It was my first real feeling of community on moving to the island, and we go weekly whenever we can, rain or shine.
— Caroline Gelber, facebook review, September 28, 2016