Mission, Vision, Objectives


Healthy Farms, Healthy Food


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.


Develop and market a Community Economic Development Investment Fund that raises a minimum of $50,000 up to a maximum of $2,000,000 each 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.