The next North American Raspberry & Blackberry Conference will be February 21-24, 2022 in Gaithersburg, Maryland, not far from Washington, D.C. This conference will include BOTH virtual and in-person options. Registration for exhibitors and sponsors is now open and hotel rooms may be reserved now. General registration will open in December. Learn more here, and be sure you are on our email list to receive more information.
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- Growing Raspberries & Blackberries — for home gardeners, wannabe producers, and commercial growers. More than 2000 members and growing.
- Berry Eaters — for people who like eating berries (all berries, not only raspberries and blackberries), those who know how healthful they are and wish they ate more, and those just getting introduced to them.
Please explore the many resources on our website and let us know how we can help you.
Growers: See our list of COVID-19 Resources here.
Eat more berries! If you are a consumer, we encourage you to make raspberries and blackberries part of your diet even more! They are nutritional powerhouses — and a delight to taste and to see.
Who is NARBA? The North American Raspberry & Blackberry Association is an organization of growers, both large and small, and of researchers, marketers, and others in the caneberry industry. Here’s what we do:
— Promote delicious and nutritious blackberries and raspberries to the public
— Support production and marketing of raspberries and blackberries through communication, education, and research