Become A Member
USApple is a member-driven association that represents all segments of the apple industry, including growers, packers, shippers, marketers, processors, suppliers, state/regional associations and other businesses engaged in the industry. Explore our membership levels and sign up, below.
All firms not involved with production aspects beyond growing.
|Grower 1 – State pays USApple full annual assessment (CA, ID, MA, MD, MI, MN, NH, NY, OH, OR, PA, VA, VT, WA)||$0|
|Additional support – Growers with complimentary memberships are invited to give extra support.||$125|
|Grower 2 – from all other states||$225|
All firms that handle apples beyond growing, such as packers, shippers, sales agencies, brokers, retailers, importers, exporters, processors, etc. Dues rates are based on the volume of apples grown, packed, processed or sold annually.
|1 – 500,000 bushels||$525|
|500,001 – 2 million bushels||$1,575|
|More than 2 million bushels||$2,650|
|Apple business but bushel formula not applicable||$525|
Business/supplier engaged with the apple industry but not directly involved in the handling/marketing of apples. Examples include companies which deal in equipment, packaging, crop protection, financial services, nurseries and insurance.
|Local Associate Membership – Business conducted in one state||$275|
|Regional Associate Membership – Business conducted in four or fewer states||$525|
|National Associate Membership – Business conducted in more than four states||$2,650|
Organizations not directly involved in handling apples, such as trade associations, health and education organizations and institutions, and Chambers of Commerce and other business groups.
Individuals associated with an educational institution or government agency.
Or, if you’d like, you can join by downloading the USApple membership application and mail it in with payment.
Questions? Contact Jessa Allen, Director of Membership & Communications, at email@example.com