Do you run a food-related business? Check out the new MarketMaker web tool: Part 1
MarketMaker has a new look and has been updated with new search features to link food markets across the U.S.
MarketMaker has developed the What’s in Season App to help consumer find local produce.
The What’s in Season App accesses the MarketMaker web-based resource that provides links between all types of food businesses within the food supply chain. Use of the site is free and available to everyone.
This year MarketMaker released the app with the following features:
- Quick and easy searches based upon zip code or geo-locations including business names, product type, and location
- Seasonal produce is highlighted
- Grower and farmers market locations are mapped
- Google Maps to get directions and driving directions functions
For further detail on MarketMaker, and the What’s in Season App, Michigan State University Extension, or food, agriculture, bio economy and natural resources business development, contact the Michigan State University Product Center at www.productcenter.msu.edu or 517-432-8750.
Other stories in this series:
Creating an online Profile easy as 1, 2, 3, 4 on the New MarketMaker: Part 2