New Smithfield Wholesale Market Report

Report into Manchester's New Smithfield Wholesale Fruit & Vegetable Market (NSM) and its’ role in the city’s food supply.

The report aims to:

  • Illustrate how New Smithfield Market works, defining the roles of traders, agents, transporters etc.
  • Locate the source of fruit and vegetables sold on NSM, how they are transported to NSM and who they are sold to.
  • Identify good practice as well as potential and innovation of local growing.
  • Summarise the interest in and demand for locally produced fruit and vegetables.
  • Provide detailed information about how waste is managed at NSM.

The Kindling Trust is a not for profit social enterprise with charitable aims (Company number: 6136029).
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