Trade Associations

The trade associations help promote and market particular commodity groups for the growers they represent. W.R. Vernon works closely with numerous trade associations around the country to gather product and category information. These associations are vital to our customers because they provide an enormous amount of information that is targeted to the consumer. We work hard to gather any type of information that helps advertise and promote each commodity group.

The following list are some of the associations that we do work with and have worked with over the years to help our customers be successful.


California Avocado Commission California Certified Organic Farmers
California Kiwifruit Commission California Grape & Tree Fruit League
California Strawberry Commission California Tomato Commission
Chilean Fresh Fruit Association Florida Fruit & Vegetable Association
Florida Watermelon Association Georgia Watermelon Association
Global Organic Trade Idaho Potato Commission
Leafy Greens Council Michigan Blueberry Growers Association
National Onion Association New York Apple Association
North American Blueberry Council North Carolina Apples Growers Association
Northwest Cherry Growers Oregon Potato Commission
Organic Trade Association Southeast Produce Council
Virginia Apple Growers Association Washington State Apple Commission
Western Growers Association  USA Pears