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Farm Trails Guide, El Dorado County
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The 2012-2013 Farm Trails Guide is now available! For a free copy, please write:   El Dorado County Visitors Authority c/o Chamber of Commerce 542 Main Street Placerville, CA 95667 ... or send the Visitors Authority an Email.

Note: For all other questions or comments, to reach the Farm Trails Association directly, Email here.

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Become a member of the Farm Trails Association!

The El Dorado County Farm Trails Association represents the interests of agriculture in El Dorado County. The Association membership represents all of the many and various agricultural pursuits throughout the County. It is a non-profit corporation organized under the California Nonprofit Mutual Benefit Corporation Law.

There are two types of membership:

Regular membership (Voting) – any individual or firm operating a farm with at least one acre of permanent or annual crops situated in El Dorado County who is approved for membership by the Board of Directors.

Associate membership (Non-voting) – any individual or firm operating within the county whose activities or business provide supplies and/or services that support agriculture, agri-tourism, general tourism, recreational activities, and other related activities, and is approved for membership by the Board of Directors. Associate members receive all benefits of regular membership except they are non-voting members.

Membership benefits include:

  • Distinctive sign with your customized business name (additional fees apply; sign is solely owned by Farm Trails and use is revocable upon termination of membership).
  • Free listing in the El Dorado County Farm Trails and Visitors Guide (which reaches over 100,000 people), and is published annually and distributed Mid-year .
  • Discount on paid advertising in the Guide.
  • Free listing and link in the Farm Trails website.
  • Appropriate representation to various governmental agencies.
  • Participation in Certified Farmers Markets.
  • Regular monthly meetings, networking and exchange of information.
  • The marketing power of joining with the hundreds of other people who gain from their work in agriculture and agritourism.

Fees and dues:

$100 annual membership fee (Both regular and associate).

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$75 customized Farm Trails sign, or $100 for a two-sided sign (Sign use is revocable upon termination of membership).

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Please take this opportunity to become a member and begin enjoying the rewards that come with your membership. Please print the Application [.pdf] and mail with your dues to:

El Dorado County Farm Trails Assoc.
P. O. Box 20
Placerville, CA 95667
Questions? Call: 530-919-2445

The mission of the El Dorado County Farm Trails is to:

  • Foster and promote the preservation of the county’s small farms and ranches and to showcase their activities and products
  • Encourage the preservation of the rural atmosphere of the county and agricultural way of life
  • Sponsor and support programs which will enhance the knowledge of people of the agricultural activities and opportunities in the county
  • Unite all facets of agriculture in the county for effective representation on their behalf
  • Promote public awareness of the county’s fruits, vegetables, and other agricultural products and promote appropriate marketing activities for our members.

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