The Massachusetts chapter of the Northeast Organic Farming Association. NOFA/Mass welcomes everyone who cares about food, where it comes from and how it’s grown

Growing Organically Since 1982

NOFA/Massachusetts Membership

NOFA/Mass welcomes to its ranks anyone who eats, anyone who grows food - large or small, urban or rural, and anyone who tends the landscape or lives the activist lifestyle.  As a member-based organization, we rely on your support to continue our work to educate and advocate for organic food and farming.

Our Mission:

NOFA/Mass is a community including farmers, gardeners, landscapers and consumers working to educate members and the general public about the benefits of local organic systems based on complete cycles, natural materials, and minimal waste for the health of individual beings, communities and the living planet.

Annual dues are:

$25 Low Income*
$40 Individual*
$50 Family/Small Farm/Organization**
$75 Large Farm/Business**+
$125 Premier Business***+
$250 Supporting**
$1,000 Lifetime**

* includes one member discount for NOFA events
** includes two member discounts
*** includes three member discounts
+ includes listing on our website

There are two ways to join NOFA/Mass or renew your membership:

1. Enter your information into the Membership Application Form, print it, and then send the completed form with payment to the specified address. Click here for the printer-friendly mail-in NOFA/Mass Membership Application Form

2. Purchase your membership online using a secure credit card server thru Paypal.

Select Level

A one-year membership to NOFA/Mass includes:

Discounts at:

Subscriptions to:

  • The quarterly journal of the Interstate NOFA Council, The Natural Farmer - reporting on regional organic growing and related issues
  • Our monthly e-newsletter, NOFA/Mass News - updating members on NOFA programs and activities and reporting on key issues in organic food, farming and land care in Massachusetts

Access to:

  • The NOFA/Mass Bulk Order - with reduced prices on potting soil, compost, fertilizers, soil amendments, pest controls, cover crop seeds, seed potatoes and onions, and various tools and supplies
  • Hundreds of how-to videos for purchase or rent
  • Raw milk information for consumers and farmers and advocacy support for raw milk sales
  • CSA, apprenticeship listings and much more on our continuously updated interactive website

For questions about NOFA/Mass membership, please contact the office at (978) 355-2853 or email

NOFA Massachusetts is designated by the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) as tax-exempt as defined in section 501(c)(3) of the Internal Revenue Code and, as such, contributions to NOFA/Mass above regular membership dues are tax-deductible.


NOFA/Mass Membership

Not just for farmers!

Help us build a community of organic farmers, gardeners, landscapers, and consumers.

Please consider a donation to help us continue our work.

Who We Are

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