Local and organic since 1978

The Virginia Association for Biological Farming (VABF) is the leading organization in Virginia that is promoting, advocating for and educating about organic and biological farming and gardening. VABF has member farms throughout Virginia and provides a network for market growers, homesteaders, educators, advocates, farmers and ranchers. VABF is the leading organization in Virginia providing access to farmer to farmer trainings, workshops and seminars, networking opportunities and advocating for policy that supports farmers in our region.

Members receive:

  • Discounted Registration to the annual conference
  • Discounts to all VABF events
  • Our annual directory of members (a great electronic resource for networking with like-minded growers and advocates of sustainable farming practices)
  • Monthly Newsletter with notification of field days and events, legislative updates, growing tips, book reviews, recipes, job opportunities and grant research opportunities.
  • Website listings (Events, Classifieds, Job Opportunities) at no charge
  • Voting rights at our annual Membership Meeting
  • Joining a community of farmers, gardeners, homesteaders, students, teachers, researchers, and general supporters of local and sustainable and food systems!

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