Support OSGATA!

As a farmer-driven organization, OSGATA relies on your support! Help organic farmers, seed companies, seed breeders, researchers, and advocates of organic seed to protect our critical seed resources and further develop the organic seed trade by donating today.

Why Donate?

OSGATA relies on the support of our members as well as contributions from concerned individuals to promote and protect organic seed. Your donation will continue to fuel OSGATA’s work, including:


  • Coordinating activity subsequent to the partial victory for farmers in OSGATA et al. v. Monsanto
  • Promoting the right to farm, and protection from GE contamination
  • Publishing and distribution of Protecting Organic Seed Integrity: The Organic Farmer’s Handbook to GE Avoidance and Testing
  • Defending farmers’ right to save and trade seed
  • Ensuring the right to true choice in the marketplace for farmers and consumers
  • Promoting protocols for maintaining organic seed integrity and testing seed quality
  • Encouraging the viability of regional organic seed companies
  • Protecting farmer-developed varieties
  • Developing and supporting organic seed standards
  • Encouraging National Organic Program progress toward 100% organic seed
  • Helping send farmers to National Organic Standards Board meetings, legislative actions, conferences, and more
  • Advocating for establishment of “no detect GE content” in organic seed and for biotech responsibility and accountability

Friends of OSGATA receive

  • OSGATA’s “Seed for Thought” newsletter
  • Political action updates on state and federal level
  • Invitations to join OSGATA’s Committees

Snail Mail Option

Our online platform will allow you to pay for your membership with a check in the mail if you prefer. If you’d like to skip that and just send it, please send to:

PO Box 1502
Biddeford, ME 04005

Become a Friend of OSGATA online!

If you work with organic seed, please consider becoming a voting member of OSGATA. Memberships start at $35.

Because OSGATA is an advocacy trade group, donations to support our work are not tax deductible. Thank you!



P.O. Box 1502
Biddeford, ME 04005
Phone: 207-429-9765


OSGATA needs your support! Please help us in our work of protecting and developing the organic seed trade! Click here to find out more:

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Membership Benefits

-Cross promotion of member products and services

-Political action updates and lobbying services, on state and federal level

-Access to members only listserv for networking and sharing seed industry information

-OSGATA’s regular Seed for Thought newsletter

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