Cottage Foods Act

Details on the bill, allowed products and where they can be sold, as well as training for cottage food producers

Colorado Proud!
Market Your Market!
Colorado Proud is a program of the Colorado Department of Agriculture that promotes food and agricultural products that are grown, raised or processed in the state.
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How to Start a Market
From Colorado State Cooperative Extension
Includes information, applications and payment
Includes joint membership in Colorado Farmers Market Association and Rocky Mountain Farmers Union
Safety Guidelines
Colorado Farm to Market: This site was developed to familiarize Colorado food producers and food product manufacturers with federal, state and local food licensing regulations and to help ensure that the path food travels from farm to fork is safe.
This website is for farmers’ market vendors, farmers’ market managers, and ag producers, food product manufacturers and others targeting direct markets such farm to school, restaurants, retail stores, and institutions.
Sampling Guidelines
Includes best practices and health department rules for sampling products at farmers markets in Colorado

Vendor Resource Page