Why Join

To be an AVF-member is to:

  • Be a part of the movement that creates a new industry and a more sustainable way of food production.
  • Be able to join workshops, meetings and conferences all over the world, around the topic of VF.
  • Find like-minded change-makers and accelerate the implementation of Vertical Farming.
  • Be up-to-date about the newest advancements in the field of Vertical Farming.
  • Be featured in AVF’s monthly newsletter about your latest developments.
  • Connect with Vertical Farming consultants and technology companies.
  • Gain more exposure and secure your spot on the interactive AVF Map.
  • Join forces to bring about rapid change and influence policy makers.
  • Have a positive impact and help change the way food is produced.
  • Thrive on a synergetic community of vertical farming advocates.
  • Be able to find an internship and/or career opportunity.
  • Grow your network and connect with experts in the field.
  • Reach a global audience !


“Together, we will leapfrog technologies, strengthen our political influence and encourage the implementation of Vertical Farming worldwide!”


AVF Membership Benefits

Student Non-Student Institution Business
Name on Website x x x x
Careers Portal Access x x x x
Annual Meeting Invite x x x x
Ability to make motions and vote at AVF General Meetings x x x x
Newsletter x x x x
Discounted AVF Events x x x x
Discounted Partner Events x x x x
Can join and participate in AVF Project Groups x x x x
Considered for AVF Spotlight & Interview x x
Annual State of VF Report x x
Social Media Promotion x x
Discounted Booths x x
Logo on Website & Promo Material x x
Highlighted on AVF Map x x
AVF Member Page x x
AVF Member Badge x x
Can add events to AVF Events Page x x
Can request introductions to other members x x
Access to AVF inbound leads (RFP’s) x x



Membership Fees

Membership fees are necessary to ensure AVF-activities such as bookkeeping, communication with authorities, reports, as marketing materials, communication with members, website maintenance, office costs; and the organization of all other relevant purposes for AVF. The membership fee can be paid through our donation page or by bank transfer to:

Association for Vertical Farming

IBAN: DE78120300001020170039
IMPORTANT: Please state your full NAME and "MEMBERSHIP FEE" on the bank transfer! If you need an invoice or payment receipt please contact us through the contact form.

Current Membership Fees (per year):
Small Medium Enterprise

Annual* Membership Fee categories as of October 2016:

  • Student (students over 18, retired people, handicapped)
  • Non-Student (other people over 18)
  • University / Institution (educational, non-profit)
  • Startup (<10 employees and/or <500k€ revenue)
  • Small Medium Enterprise (<100 employees and/or <15000k€ revenue)
  • Multinational (>100 employees and/or >15000k€ revenue)

*Our membership fees are annual in the sense that they start on 1st of January and last till 31st of December (membership fees decrease during the year for organisations that newly join the AVF) xxxx. Please note that you can only stop your membership by sending us a resignation letter (no specific reason is necessary) at least 3 months before the year ends. For more details please contact us.


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