Mission, Vision & Values


The mission of the Oregon Farmers Markets Association (OFMA) is to support local agriculture and healthy communities by strengthening and promoting Oregon’s Farmers Markets.


Our vision is of a vibrant statewide network of farmers markets connecting Oregon’s farmers and consumers.


In all that we do, we will…

  • Promote access to fresh, local food for all people.
  • Demonstrate our commitment to economic, social and environmental justice.
  • Be supportive, caring and compassionate to all people.
  • Be transparent and hold ourselves accountable.
  • Support communities of place and practice.
  • Be innovative.
  • Model uplifting, collaborative network-building.