OFMA Membership & Benefits

2012 Membership Application

We have made it easier for you to become a member!  An on-line membership service allows you, the member market, to update your market information at any time.  It also allows the public to search for specific markets using the new directory.  We hope you find this experience to be easy.

To renew your membership, or to become a new member visit the new OFMA Members Website.Subscription period: 1 year, starting on December 1, 2011.

Membership Levels

Non-market membership: Voting membership is also available for farmers who participate in farmers markets. Other market supporters are welcome to contribute to OFMA and join as non-voting members.

What are the Benefits?

Support and Networking Opportunities

Member blog - allows members to post questions in a private setting to allow for the exchange of information between market managers.

Statewide Member listserv - for sharing news, posing questions and posting ideas of general interest related to farmers markets and local food systems.

Website - exchange of general information and an interactive membership directory

Referrals to people who can help those in need of information and assistance

Tax-exempt status information for those looking to start up markets.

Statewide Publicity and Advocacy

Market Directory Listing

Regional and Statewide Events and Trainings

Statewide Market Surveys