Welcome to Columbia Gorge Fruit Growers

Columbia Gorge Fruit Growers is a non-profit organization of 440 growers and 20 shippers of tree fruit in the Mid-Columbia area.  Hood River, Wasco and Sherman counties in Oregon; and Klickitat and Skamania counties in Washington produce more than 225,000 tons of cherries, apples and pears.

The objective of the Association is to encourage and promote the fruit industry through legislation, research, education and marketing; to support growers through the exchange of information regarding sound practices and regulations; and to work cooperatively with other industries and organizations.


Current News

GLOBAL GAP classes

Please call Columbia Gorge Fruit Growers at 541-387-4769

to sign up for a class (offered in Spanish).  Classes can be held either

in The Dalles or in Hood River.

2014 Minimum Wage

Oregon - $9.10 | Washington - $9.32


Labor Housing Memo - revised January 10, 2014

This document can also be found on the Compliance Manual page.


Upcoming Events

July 30, 2014

2014 OSU-MCAREC Field Day & Columbia Gorge Fruit Growers BBQ Social  Please RSVP by calling CGFG at 541-387-4769 by July 23.  For more information, contact Steve Castagnoli at 541-386-3343 ext 255.