New York Wine & GrapeMembership
Membership in the New York Wine & Grape Foundation is available to wineries and grape growers based in New York State, as well as wine enthusiasts and businesses that support our industry.
The mission of the New York Wine & Grape Foundation is to promote the world-class image of New York grapes and wines from our diverse regions to responsibly benefit farmers, producers and consumers through innovative marketing, research, communication, and advocacy. We endeavor to ensure that New York State is recognized as the world's premier region for cool and cold climate viticulture.
To accomplish the above, the New York Wine & Grape Foundation provides a wide rage of membership benefits, marketing programs, educational events, cost saving subsidies and much more.
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- Click here to see list of Membership Benefits for Growers
- Click here for a list of Membership Benefits for Consumers
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If you are joining the New York Wine & Grape Foundation for the first time, please select the appropriate membership category below and enter your email address to login and start the process of creating your membership account.
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Winery members receive many promotional, educational and cost saving benefits.
Dues start at $300 for producers under 5,000 gallons. Larger producers based on production.
Grower members receive many promotional, educational and cost saving benefits.
Dues range from $25 to $100.
Consumer members receive wine event information, publications, wine tote bags and more!
Dues are only $50.
Business Associate members benefit from increased awareness amongst industry of their products and services.
Dues are $150.
We have also served as an “incubator” to help new wineries get established by providing basic information about laws and regulations, business plans, marketing and much else. The Foundation has also financed major research at Cornell University aimed at improving the quality of New York grapes and wine, and the sustainability of vineyards and wineries. This section contains a few of the resources available to grape growers, winery owners, and those who would like to be.
Membership Term: Membership is on a rolling 12-month basis from the date of your payment.
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