AMGA Membership

AMGA welcomes new members from:

  • Growers
  • Wholesalers
  • Farm input suppliers

Membership categories include:

Commercial Producer Member
Annual fee – $275.00

  • Is entitled to that number of votes at a general meeting according to spawn usage per week, as confirmed by submission of an annual spawn usage statement to the Company
  • Is entitled to receive notices of general meetings and to attend and be heard at meetings of the Company;
  • Is entitled to receive all services available from the Company;
  • Is entitled to nominate Business Partner memberships equal to the number of vote entitlements; and
  • Shall be liable for membership fees as determined by the Board from time to time.

Employee Member (formerly Producer Member)
Annual fee – $99.00

  • Must be nominated by their employer, who is a Commercial Producer Member;
  • Is not entitled to vote at any general meeting;
  • Is entitled to receive notices of general meetings and to attend and be heard at meetings of the Company;
  • Is entitled to receive services available from the Company at the discretion of their employer; and
  • Shall be liable for membership fees as determined by the Board from time to time.

Corporate Member (formerly Allied Trader Membership)
Annual fee – $275.00

  • Must be nominated by a Commercial Producer Member of the Company;
  • Is not entitled to vote at any general meeting;
  • Is entitled to receive notices of general meetings and to attend and be heard at meetings of the Company; and
  • Shall be liable for membership fees as determined by the Board from time to time.

Business Partner Member (formerly Association Member)
Annual fee – $275.00

  • Must be nominated by a Commercial Producer Member of the Company;
  • Is not entitled to vote at any general meeting;
  • Is entitled to receive notices of general meetings and to attend and be heard at meetings of the Company;
  • Is entitled to receive journals and newsletters of the Company; and
  • Shall be liable for membership fees as determined by the Board from time to time.

Satellite Producer Member
Annual fee – $99.00

  • Must be nominated by a Commercial Producer member of the Company;
  • Is not entitled to vote at any general meeting;
  • Is entitled to receive notices of general meetings and to attend and be heard at meetings of the Company; and
  • Shall be liable for membership fees as determined by the Board from time to time.

Retired Producer Member

  • Is a person who has ceased the business of the commercial production of mushrooms;
  • Is approved by the Board and admitted for membership as a Retired Producer Member;
  • Is not entitled to vote at any general meeting;
  • Is entitled to receive notices of general meetings and to attend and be heard at meetings of the Company; and
  • Shall be liable for membership fees as determined by the Board from time to time.