Benefits and Services
Choose from a variety of topics and meet live online with a group of your farmers inspired peers to share information, learn from one another, and enhance your business.
Updated weekly, our online library contains a wide variety of audio/video presentations and relevant documents developed and used by peer members to enhance their businesses and understanding of our industry.
Members Only Facebook Group
Our private Facebook Group allows members to get immediate answers to their most pressing questions, issues and concerns – even on their busiest days!
farmers inspired Magazine
Receive this valued publication in your mailbox twice each year. It’s loaded with farm spotlights, personal stories from your peer members, and proven ideas, products and strategies that generate income and success for farmers just like you.
Annual Convention – The flagship event for the organization, the annual convention is an immersion into everything agritourism and farm direct marketing. It’s all wrapped up into one easy, all-inclusive registration package that includes your hotel nights, meals, and educational programming. The Convention is made up of on-farm visits, professional business and marketing speakers, peer member presentations, and business exchanges with product and service suppliers.
Advanced Learning Retreat – We get in-depth, and behind the scenes access to the inner workings of an outstanding member’s business. This three-day live event takes place when the farm is open to the public and operating on all cylinders, giving attendees a unique all-access learning experience.
Executive Study Tour – (COMING SOON) – Designed for the business owners and their executive level managers and administrators, this relaxed yet intensive experience is designed to enhance Executive Leadership, Performance Management & Personal Rejuvenation. It places everyone in a relaxed environment among peers to focus on advancing leadership skills and
management practices necessary to measure business outcomes, not “busyness” volume.
farmers inspired Communications
Nugget of the Month (Premium and Subscription Membership Only) – Get an educational and inspiring nugget each month delivered to your email inbox. It’s brief and to the point, and designed to develop to enhance your customers’ experience and your farm business’ success.
NAFDMA-farmers inspired – This public Facebook page showcases information about the industry-at-large, as well as highlighting our own organization’s educational events and member benefits.
Harvest Times Blog – Our association blog contains income generating ideas, how-to blueprints and thought provoking musings.
farmers inspired E-Newsletter – Produced quarterly to bring you the very latest news about our association.
Members Only Peer Network
Online Business Exchange – An online listing of our convention exhibitors, advertisers and sponsors. the Business Exchange page enables our members to reference your company and refer your services 24/7.
Member Directory – Use the member directory page to find members’ contact information and take virtual tours using links to websites across the continent. The full listings of complete contact information of your fellow members help you to reach out to like-minded folks and industry peers.
Member Interactive Map – Locate current member farms across the continent with this interactive and constantly updated map. Stop in to see your peers on your next “vacation trip.”
Constant Contact® Partnership Program – We have partnered with Constant Contact, a leading provider of email marketing tools to small businesses worldwide, to bring you the tools and marketing best practices you need to build customer loyalty, increase referrals and promote repeat business – all at a special discounted rate.