Membership Applications

The application process varies based on the type of produce or products you are selling. Please select the appropriate application below:


Agricultural Producers

You should use this application process if your products are:

  • Certified Agricultural Products. Certified agricultural products are fruits, nuts, vegetables, shell eggs, honey, cut flowers and potted plants/nursery stock in their natural, fresh, or raw state. In order to sell any of these products in a certified farmers’ market, the producer/grower must be certified by their local County Agricultural Commissioner’s office.


1) Non-Certified Agricultural Products
2) Processed/Cooked Food Products

You should use this application process if your products are:

  • Non-certifiable, agricultural items (non-food) or  processed foods created from a certified agricultural product such as bakery items, dried fruits and vegetables, chocolate covered nuts, flavorings added to an agricultural item, olive oil, canned fruits and vegetables, body care items, jams and jellies, meat items and juices/cider. This category may also include animal products: wool, meat items, feathers, game bird eggs and beneficial insects.
  • Processed/Cooked Food Products such as bakery items, candies, spices, canned food items, jams and jellies, seafood or meat items, flavored oils and salsas, specialty foods and all hot or cooked on-site foods.


Artisan Handcrafted Items

You should use this application process if your products are:

  • Artisan handcrafted items (In certain market sites and under strict guidelines, the VCCFMA will allow the sale of hand crafted artisan products or handmade craft items)


Ventura, Thousand Oaks, Santa Clarita Farmers' Markets