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Highlights of 2014Members are the heart of NOFA Vermont! So please join us; our work depends on your support. We also welcome individual donations to our Farm Share program and Farmer Emergency Fund.

There are two easy ways to become part of the NOFA Vermont community:

Donate or become a member online


Download our membership and donation form.


NOFA-VT is not just for farmers! As Wendell Berry wrote, ‘Eating is an agricultural act.’ NOFA-VT is creating a sustainable food system which brings together farmers, gardeners, educators, and local food lovers, as all of us have a stake in making sure Vermont agriculture has a healthy future.

NOFA-VT Membership Benefits include:

  • The profound satisfaction of supporting local, organic agriculture in Vermont by joining together with the farmers, gardeners, and local food lovers in your community to build a sustainable food system.
  • NOFA Notes, NOFA Vermont’s quarterly seasonal newsletter, chock-full of farming and gardening information; local foods resources; book reviews; opinion pieces; analysis of public policy initiatives; recipes; events listings; and classified advertisements.
  • The Natural Farmer, a Northeast regional newspaper printed 4 times a year covering news of the organic movement nationally and internationally, as well as featuring stories about farmers from New England, New York, and New Jersey.
  • Vermont Organic Farm and Food Directory, NOFA Vermont’s annually published guide to the certified organic food producers and processors in Vermont including where to find farm stands, CSAs, and farmers’ markets.
  • Free premium profile
  • Discounted admission to Winter Conference in February.
  • Discounted admission to NOFA-VT’s annual Summer Workshop Series.
  • Discounted prices for the gardening and farming supplies available through the annual spring bulk order.
  • Access to the extensive collection of books, videos, and hard-to-find resources available through NOFA-VT Lending Library, housed in the NOFA-VT office in Richmond.
  • Monthly e-newsletter with a complete community calendar of agriculturally related events in Vermont and special opportunities.

Become a Member Today!

Membership Contributions

Level Contribution
Individual (one adult receives discount at workshops/events) $30
Farm or Family (two adults & two children receive discounts at workshops/events $40
Business (four adults receive member discounts at workshops/events) $50
Sponsor (four adults receive member discounts at workshops/events) $100
Sustainer (four adults receive member discounts at workshops/events) $250
*VT Basic (one adult receives member discount at workshops/events) $25*

*VT Basic does not include The Natural Farmer