Membership is open to anyone over 18 years of age who is interested in growing fruit of any description on a small or large scale.  Subscription fees are:

  • £10, individual membership
  • £12, couples membership (any two adults living at the same address)
  • £15, associate membership

Subscriptions are paid annually in January.  If you are a new member, joining at the Harrogate Autumn flower show, or later in the year, then your membership fee continues through the following year

Benefits of Membership

– Four meetings a year including a member’s visit
– Free entry to RHS Harlow Carr, June and November meetings, and the NFG Fruit Show
– Free pruning workshops at our teaching sites in Yorkshire
– Bulk purchasing opportunities of root stocks and trees from Frank Matthews Ltd
– Low cost grafting workshops (materials and hall hire costs only)
– Scion wood exchange, and possibly soft fruit cuttings for rooting, at February meeting
– Share expertise including cultivation and fruit identification
– Local contacts who can help with your fruit growing problems
– Electronic version of our quarterly newsletter (paper copies are available)

Members helping at a show also benefit from free entry to that show, such as the Harrogate Spring & Autumn Shows, Great Yorkshire Show and RHS Show Tatton Park

Two forms of membership are available: Individual or Couple / Associate membership. Please click on the appropriate link below and the form will open in a new window.

Individual or Couple membership                                  Associate membership

If you would like to know more about associate membership please contact:
Sharan Packer