Mission, Vision, Objectives

Vision

Healthy Farms, Healthy Food

Mission

Promote, and provide, strategic and responsible community investment in food production and distribution to increase access to a sustainable local food supply for all Nova Scotians.

Objectives

Develop and market a Community Economic Development Investment Fund that raises a minimum of $100,000 up to a maximum of $500,000 in the first year.
Invest strategically in agricultural and food enterprises to help increase Investees’ sustainable local food production and revenue.
Create mentoring support and help to facilitate farm and food-related innovation and diversification in partnership with government and non-government organizations.
Evaluate other investment tools and investment opportunities that may help achieve FarmWorks goals.

Farmworks Articles and Governance Oct 2011