|Why and How you should join us|
Join us for
Membership of professional growers and those seeking education, to exchange ideas and experiences throughout the growing industry.
The Garden Recruitment Network for gardening jobs advertised to members on own members Forum.
Training facilities via the ‘Women Returners to Amenity Gardening Scheme’ in England, Scotland and Wales with a full programme of specialist skills workshops and workdays.
Garden Tours throughout Europe in small groups, taking in specialist events and nurseries at very competitive rates.
Regular newsletters with articles on topics of interest and information, recruitment and Association news.
A range of specialist clothing, some with a WFGA logo, postcards of student gardeners circa 1920s, books and tools at discounted rates.
Booklets on specialist subjects and ‘Women Rule the Plot’ the story of 100 hundred years on women in farm and garden, written to celebrate the WFGA centennial in 1999.
Funding opportunities through the newly established Christine Ladley fund, to enable members to apply for funds for specialist training, educational projects, travel and community projects.
Annual ‘Seminar’ on the employment opportunities in horticulture, with speakers and discussion groups.
The Association as a professional body networks with other organisations to exchange information, set up joint ventures, promote training and funding opportunities that the industry has to offer and to establish website links.
Now is the time to join the Women's Farm and Garden Association, download a copy of the application form and send it with your subscription cheque to the office in Cirencester. The cost is £28 - for those who wish to receive their newsletter by post, or just £22.50 for those who wish to receive their newsletter by email; alternatively you can subscribe for three years at the reduced rate of £75 for postal membership , or £60 (receiving newsletters by email).
Join us and change your growing life forever; we look forward to hearing from you.
Please note that the office is not manned daily but please leave a message - by phone or email, and someone will get back to you.