Harvest New England Association, Inc. (HNE) is a collaborative marketing program created by the New England state departments of agriculture in 1992. Our mission is to facilitate the sales of New England agricultural products through traditional and evolving wholesale market channels utilizing the Harvest New England brand.
One of New England’s largest biennial marketing conferences for agricultural producers is anticipated for the winter of 2015. Over 825 people attended the two-day conference in 2013, participating in 25 breakout sessions, two general sessions and a full industry trade show.
Consumers throughout New England strive to buy local agricultural products whenever possible but especially during the growing season. These supermarket support local and regionally grown products and often feature the HNE or state-grown logo.