Orchardists, hobby gardeners, customers and those just beginning to explore fruit growing use our online resources to discuss topics related to organic fruit production, marketing, and policy.


Learn from experienced fruit growers and industry professionals, access current research, find and share resources, and network with other members through seminars, workshops, field days and our quarterly newsletter, Just Picked!


OFGA facilitates connections and collaborations with researchers at universities and private companies to address the challenges of managing fruit diseases and pests organically even in humid regions of the US.


OFGA is a professional organization able to represent the interests of member-growers in discussions about the public policies and programs that affect small growers.

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* Note that currently, OFGA is happening through email and Listserv communications, community events, not on Facebook, so the best way to get in touch with us is through signing up for more information above or by emailing Nellie Robertson at ofgacoordinator@gmail.com.

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Our members are actively involved in research and education, and often share their work in our quarterly newsletter, Just Picked! We are reprinting these articles online here, in line with our mission to share information with fruit growers, hobby gardeners and customers of organic fruit.

Products and Services

Our organizational members provide products and services specifically tailored to organic fruit growers. They advertise in our newsletter, connect with our members through our various communication channels. Our grower members take advantage of opportunities that these businesses, non-profit organizations offer to grow high quality organic fruit more efficiently. It is a win-win all around, and we are excited to be offering this membership option.


Welcome to our community!

Check out the information below about our first organizational members and keep an eye on your email for the most current opportunities they have for us. We will update this page regularly so you don't miss any deals, discounts, application deadlines.

(Last update: February 20, 2020)

Diana Shipman
Associate Director of
Volunteer Programs


Farmer-to-Farmer Program

ACDI/VOCA is a non-profit, international development organization based in Washington DC. We have implemented effective economic and social development projects around the world since 1963. Our mission is to achieve better lives for people and communities by increasing economic prosperity and social inclusion.


ACDI/VOCA has been a key implementer of the Farmer-to-Farmer Program...