Membership

If you are interested in joining Western Iowa Grape Growers, please contact us in the form below.

Description of Membership Types

Grower member - $40.00 annual membership dues
Grower members grapes must be planted for either commercial purposes or serious hobbyist and  located principally within the “Missouri River Corridor” of Western Iowa and Eastern Nebraska.

Processor member - $40.00 annual membership dues
Processor members own and/or operate facilities of a commercial nature that add value to grapes.   Such facilities and operations include, but are not limited to, juice extraction, wineries, or food production.  Facilities must be located principally within the “Missouri River Corridor” of Western Iowa and Eastern Nebraska.

Amateur Winemaker member - $40.00 annual membership dues
Amateur Winemaker members make non-commercial wine using grapes grown within the “Missouri River Corridor” of Western Iowa and Eastern Nebraska.

Affiliate member - $15.00 annual membership dues
Affiliate members include any non-participating individual, businesses, associations, or organizations that have an interest in viticulture, grape related products, or processing.  They would have no grapes planted, and are not otherwise eligible to be members of the corporation.  The Affiliate Member class shall have no voting rights, nor shall they have guaranteed cooperative purchasing privileges or discounts to workshops.