FARM MEMBERSHIP:  FOR CERTIFIED ORGANIC FARMERS

YES, I want my voice heard!

FOR ORGANIC FARMERS. BY ORGANIC FARMERS.  When you become a farmer member, you receive exclusive voting rights on OFA policy priorities. We offer our annual membership as a sliding scale fee structure, so you can join at a rate that works for you.  What is most important to us is that your voice is included in the policy work that we do so that your farm is represented in Washington D.C.

You may join with a one-time fee or via a monthly pledge.

ONE TIME GIFT

Your gift qualifies you for one (1) year of Organic Farmers Association membership. *Gifts of $500 or more include sponsor benefits

MONTHLY PLEDGE

Joining via a monthly pledge allows you to budget as well as support OFA continually throughout the year. As a pledge member, your membership is always current. Your pledge will continue each year until you contact us to stop it. This is a great way to keep your voice heard in D.C.! Minimum pledge is $10/month.

FARM MEMBERSHIP BENEFITS

Farm Membership Criteria
A farmer seeking farm membership with the Organic Farmers Association should meet the following criteria:

  • Hold a current U.S. organic crop, wild crop and/or livestock certificate.
  • Endorse the mission, vision, values and guiding principles of Organic Farmers Association.
  • Pay the annual Organic Farmers Association membership dues.

Farm Member benefits:

  • A strong national voice representing organic farmer policy priorities
  • Representation by Organic Farmers Association Lobbyist.
  • Access to timely information critical to the organic farmer’s operation.
  • One Farm, One Vote:  In our membership structure, every certified organic farm, and every certified organic farmer, is created equal. Regardless of the size of an operation, the farmer gets one vote on policy and regulatory issues. Everyone has a voice at the table and everyone is represented equally. Must be a member in good standing.
  • Opportunity to share information among farmers from across the nation.
  • Our membership publication New Farm Magazine
  • Access to OFA policy webinars on key issues
  • 25% discount to all Rodale Institute workshops and free access to our educational webinar series. View all workshops and webinars at our events calendar.
*Look up your NOP Certificate Number (or Operation ID) here. This is a 10-digit code.