LEAP Farmers Market Vendors

Interested in selling at our Farmers Markets?

  1. Read our LEAP Market Vendor Handbook
  2. Apply using our online application form by Friday, February 19th.
  3. Questions? Contact us at markets@leapforlocalfood.org!
Potential vendors, please note:
  • All items sold at the Grandin Village and West End Farmers Market must originate from and/or be produced within a 100 mile radius from the intersection of Grandin Rd and Memorial Ave in Roanoke City.
  • The intent of the markets is to provide a marketplace for local producers to sell local, seasonal products.
    • Priority will be given to agricultural food products.
    • Preference will be given to products made with local ingredients.
    • Preference will be given to products produced closest to market locations.
    • Preference will be give to vendors who can commit to being at market every week.
  • All vendors must comply with all VDACS and VDH regulations regarding selling at farmers markets.
  • Vendors must accept LEAP vouchers, $5 tokens, and $1 SNAP-EBT tokens for approved items.
  • All vendors will be charged 10% of daily sales, with a maximum per day of $15.00 for sales made on-site.
    • Additionally, vendors using the Online Marketplace will be charged the following fees:
      • WEFM: 10% of sales with no cap
      • GVFM: 6% of sales with no cap
  • Vendors are reimbursed monthly for their Online sales and their token sales.
  • LEAP will provide each vendor with one table and one pop-up tent/space under a permanent structure. Vendor must provide tent weights.

The LEAP Farmers Markets are full of great food grown and made by amazing people. Not all farmers and food producers are at every market or at every market location. Learn more about the people who produce the food sold at LEAP markets in 2020:

Bent Mountain Herbs
Blacksburg Bagels
Dancin’ Dee
Garden Variety Harvests
Lick Run Farm
‘Ot Chihuahua Salsa
Peace and Harmony Farm
Peacock Soap Company
The Professor’s Garden
Restoration Acres Farm
SamNana Heritage Farm
Singing Spring Farm
Smoke In Chimneys Farm
Thornfield Farm
Truffula Farm
Wingstem Farm