The Mission of FMNZ

Mission        Farmers Markets New Zealand’s mission is to: 

foster the ongoing development of farmers markets in New Zealand                       

                        As part of this overall purpose, the national organisation (FMNZ) exists to: 

·         Spread passion for fresh, local, authentic food, by educating people and groups and engaging with (or lobbying) local government or national bodies.

·         Protect and develop the Farmers Market brand, and brand values of authenticity, local, fresh food produce.

·         Act as a mentor to local Farmers Markets, sharing knowledge and information.

·         Progress the common interests of FM members.

·         Facilitate excellent communication between markets and with consumers.

·         Support local market managers to help local markets be successful.