Predominant Dates: 1998-2012
The Corvallis-Albany Farmers' Markets Records document the establishment, organization, and promotion of seasonal markets for farm-direct products in Corvallis and Albany, Oregon. The non-profit organization, Corvallis-Albany Farmers' Markets, was established in 1998 through the merger of the Corvallis Wednesday and Saturday markets with the Albany Saturday market.
ID: MSS CAFM
Extent: 0.1 cubic feet
Scope and Content Notes
The Corvallis-Albany Farmers' Markets Records document the establishment, organization, and promotion of seasonal markets for farm-direct products in Corvallis and Albany, Oregon. Promotional materials include posters, flyers, bookmarks, and brochures. The Records also include vendor handbooks and applications, the Market Line newsletter, grower information sheets, clippings, annual reports, and related materials. A 2012 pricing study and site plans for market layout at various locations are also included. The collection includes annual brochures listing all farmers markets in Oregon for 1998-2012. These were published initially by the Oregon Department of Agriculture and, beginning in 2002, jointly by the Department of Agriculture and the Oregon Farmers' Markets Association.
Statement on Access: Collection is open for research.
Preferred Citation: Corvallis-Albany Farmers' Markets (MSS CAFM), Oregon State University Special Collections and Archives Research Center, Corvallis, Oregon.
Acquisition Note: This collection was established in 2012 with materials that were separated from the Memorabilia Collection. Additional materials were donated by the organization in 2012.
Acquired: Additions to the collection are expected.
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