Advantages to being a member of Berry Growers of Ontario


  • BGO Newsletters distributed regularly throughout the year
  • Weekly Berry Bulletins (during season) - Written by Erica Pate the OMAFRA Berry Specialist (Ontario Ministry of Agriculture, Food and Rural Affairs)


Invitations and discounts to all BGO events including:

  • Annual Conference
  • Farm Tours
  • Seminars


  • The BGO website listing for your farm
  • Easy accessibility to advertising and marketing items at member discount rates
  • BGO and Foodland Ontario promotional materials at reasonable rates


  • Over 100,000 hits in four months during season
  • Your farm information or a link to your own website on the OBGA website
  • Access to all press releases
  • Access to all newsletters

Under the Ontario Farm Products Marketing Act, Ontario Regulation 428/17 persons engaged in the production or marketing of berries (blueberries, raspberries, and strawberries) are required to register business contact information as well as information surrounding the production and marketing of berries. Please contact the Berry Growers at or 613-258-4587.