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NOFA-NY exists to serve the needs of its members who include farmers, gardeners, consumers, business owners, and concerned citizens. We are honored to support our members’ commitment to local, organic and sustainable food and farming. Thank you for helping New York’s local food and farm system thrive!

Become a Member/Renew Online

If you'd like to pay by check, please mail your membership information and payment to the NOFA-NY office at 1010 James St, Syracuse, NY 13203.

Benefits of Membership

Member Subscriptions

  • The Natural Farmer - a one year subscription to NOFA Interstate Council’s quarterly publication that includes an in-depth supplement on an organic farming topic

  • Members Matter - Spring and Fall print newsletters (and occasional Members Matter email communications)

  • eNews - a monthly email newsletter on all things organic in New York State

Member Services

  • Classified Ads - You can post employment opportunities and advertise land, services, and goods for sale.

  • Events Calendar - Share events on our member and partner events calendar.

  • Technical Assistance - Call our farmer helpline at 1-855-2-NOFA-NY (1-855-266-3269) or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. to contact a specialist on our Education Team for help with organic farming questions.
  • A vote at our annual member meeting (held each January at our Winter Conference) to set our policy priorities for the year ahead.

  • The opportunity to participate in NOFA-NY Committees and run for the Board of Directors

Member Discounts

  • 10% discount for one person to NOFA-NY events including:
    • Annual Winter Conference
    • Annual Dairy Conference
    • On-Farm Field Days (June - October)
  • 20% off registration to the annual NOFA Summer Conference

  • Special offers with the following businesses:

Fruition Logo

10% discount

High Mowing Seeds Logo

10% discount

Harris Seeds Organic Logo

10% discount

Edible Capital Logo

10% off subscriptions and advertising

Country Folks Logo

$15 off subscription

Tractor Joe Logo

$15 credit


Membership Levels

Membership is valid for one full year after your join date.

  • $45 - Individual/Family/Farm Family
    • Receive a NOFA-NY bumper sticker!
  • $100 - Business/Organization/Farm
    • Receive an official 2019 NOFA-NY business member sticker!

Become a Member/Renew Online

NOFA-NY Inc. is a member-based, non-profit educational organization supported in part by membership donations and individual contributions. NOFA-NY is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization, and as such, contributions above regular membership dues are tax-deductible to the fullest extent of the law.  A copy of our latest annual report may be obtained upon request from our office or from the Office of the NYS Attorney General, 120 Broadway, Albany, NY 12071.