Benefits of Joining Our Cooperative

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Become a Member

By joining our cooperative, you join a community of over 40 farmers’ markets in Nova Scotia. Your market will immediately benefit from our advocacy, marketing and promotions, training programs, workshops and networking opportunities, huge resource and tool library, group discounts, and our farmers’ market insurance program. Scroll down to see the many benefits of FMNS membership!

FMNS Co-op

Member Benefits & Resources

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Training & Workshops

We’re a North American leader in developing and delivering skill-building training programs and workshops for farmers’ market vendors and personnel.

Resource Library

Whether running a market-based business or a farmers’ market, you have no easy task on your hands! We’re here to help with our curated library of customized resources.

Insurance Program

Through our partnership with the Cooperators, we offer deeply discounted farmers’ market and vendor liability insurance rates our group rate plan, allowing markets and vendors to access rates they couldn’t get on their own.

And so much more...

Including wholesale merchandise, promotion through multiple channels, discounted group rates on materials and services, access to funding for projects, and an industry association to advocate on your behalf for your market and business.

Outside of Nova Scotia?

We have tonS of resources to help you maximize your market, wherever you are!

Social Media Development

Increase your impact and broaden your online community with our social media development guide!