Connecting Producers, Markets, and Food Lovers

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AGMRC for Value Added Agriculture

The Ag Marketing Resource Center at Iowa State is a rich library of information to help you understand and analyze the food industry in terms of value-added markets and industries.

The food industry is a multi-billion dollar industry and impacts all of United States' agriculture. For more information on specific topics within the food industry, click here.

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Business Spotlight

Truffnies Chocolate

Our mission is to provide the highest quality products and services. We take great pride in our company, being a Colorado Proud home grown company, our commitment to customer service and in the products we sell. Our online store is designed to provide you with a safe and secure environment to browse our Truffnies catalog.

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Partner States

MarketMaker is Seeking Partners

MarketMaker has enjoyed an extensive network of partners and collaborators over the years that includes universities, governmental agencies and agricultural organizations. Grass roots engagement has been key to our successes. If you would like to bring Food MarketMaker and its suite of tools and services to your group, locality or state please consider becoming a partner. We are a scalable platform that can serve the local community or a national network of stakeholders.

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MarketMaker was the most successful tool that gave me access to wholesale markets. A Farm-to-Fork grocery store in the next state was able to find my okra operation from a post (Buy-Sell Forum) in minutes.

—Thomas Leonard, Modern Harvest Farms, Woodruff, SC

News

Colorado Lamb Perfect for Spring Meals

Mar 29, 2019 - Colorado is well-known around the world for its high quality lamb. The state ranks third in the nation for sheep… Read more»

Versatile and Colorful Colorado Beans

Feb 28, 2019 - Colorado produces a wide range of bean varieties including pinto, light red kidney and black, and the state ranks eighth… Read more»

Surprise Your Sweetheart with Colorado Potatoes

Feb 1, 2019 - February is National Potato Lovers Month! Surprise your sweetheart with Colorado potatoes as part of a special meal. Read more»

Events

Apr26

Breakfast with the Pros Funding Workshop

Join us for a mini workshop that will present you with key fundamentals to funding… Read more»

Jun12

Rocky Mountain Food Safety Conference

The Rocky Mountain Food Safety Conference is the premier food safety conference in the region. Read more»