Sustaining a Farmers’ Market through Diverse Funding Strategies:
A case study of the Durham Farmers’ Market
This case study highlights an example of a market successfully using a variety of funding strategies to support its market and programs.
This reports outlines a strategy for sustaining income and jobs in rural communities through investment in existing farm businesses. The report documents the role that direct-investment in farmer innovation can play in assisting rural, farm enterprises to transition to more profitable, sustainable models.