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AIM Rises Above with our Farm Audit Program

Farmers markets are friendly community gathering places. Regular shoppers really get to know their farmers and their food. But, how do you know they’re really growing the food they’re selling? Fortunately, AIM has the answer. [...]

Featured Donor: Petit Teton Foundation

Cameron A. Crisman, CFA, farmer and family member of a unique family foundation: Petit Teton, was interviewed for this feature article highlighting one of AIM’s donors. He serves as CFO/CIO. AIM is grateful to be supported [...]

Letter from Andy

Dear Friends of AIM, Happy New Year! Welcome to the second quarterly edition of AIM’s Planting our Future Newsletter. I hope 2019 is off to a wonderful start for you. Winter is in full swing at our [...]

Thank you for your support in 2018!

AIM greatly values the trust of our donors and partners. When we forge a new partnership or receive a contribution of any amount, we are thrilled to have engaged our community and grown the number [...]

Don’t Wait Another Minute to Support AIM

We are thrilled by the more than 1 million people who supported local farmers and food purveyors in 2018, by shopping at one of AIM’s seven Bay Area farmers markets. But did you know, there [...]

Double Your Donation – Support AIM

The farmers market creates community and serves the public in responsible and delicious ways. This year, AIM has continued to grow the quality of our farmers market programs, renewing our commitment to bring fresh and [...]

Make a Difference TODAY – Support AIM

Despite the abundance of farm fresh food in the Bay Area, far too many residents in our communities struggle to put healthy food on the table, resulting in greater food insecurity, hunger, poor nutrition, and [...]


AIM's seven Farmers Markets are unaffected by Christmas and New Years and will be open same time, same locations.

Dine Out Farmers Market Week

The week of August 4 – 10, is National Farmers Market week and the Agricultural Institute of Marin (AIM) is celebrating with a group of restaurants who source locally produced food and shop the farmers [...]

Honoring Veterans at the Farmers Market

Honoring Veterans at the Farmers Market Andy Naja-Riese, CEO On any given day, a trip to the farmers market presents a unique opportunity for community gathering and learning directly from farmers, ranchers, fishers, and food [...]

Educating Multi-Generational Eaters

As a 501(c)(3) educational non-profit organization, AIM’s purpose is to educate the public about the health, environmental, and economic benefits of buying foods directly from farmers and other food producers. To help fulfill this mission, [...]