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To join, just click the button below and select the appropriate subscription:

It is also possible to join at many of our events.

After paying a one-off joining fee of £5, membership costs just £8 per year for an individual or £10 per year for a household (couple or family living at the same address). Benefits of membership include:

  • Meeting other people who are interested in orchards.
  • Opportunities to attend a range of events to gain information and also to learn practical orchard tasks such as grafting and pruning.
  • Access to advice from orchard experts.
  • Access to materials and equipment.
  • Enhanced access to the website including full access to all events and news, "My NCOG" page, and advanced search facility for apples and orchards.
  • Discounts from some suppliers of orchard trees and equipment.

Corporate membership is also available for small groups (up to 6 people) at £30 p.a.

Prospective members are advised to read the membership rules.

To enquire further, email

Our membership

We have over 100 members covering all of the north of Cumbria, and further afield.