With effect from 1st May 2021, North East England Farmers Markets is now owned and managed by Food and Drink North East, a community interest company (CIC) made up of local North East business owners and experts who want to build the North East’s reputation as a flourishing food and drink destination of local heritage, sustainability, innovation and community.

North East England Farmers Markets (NEEFM) exists to support and promoting farmers markets in the region by:

We aim:

i) to raise awareness and demand for locally produced food in season

ii) to support new and existing market operators

iii) to promote co-operation between markets

iv) to support new and wouldbe producers

v) to provide a ‘voice’ for North East farmers’ markets