Growers Connection and Resources

Welcome to our grower resources page, where we will share information and materials available to our Washington and Oregon growers. In 2017, the USDA will seek a referendum vote of grower-members. Please update your contact information for us below and review the information we are providing here.


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Upcoming Meetings



Joint Board Meeting With FPC

April 19, 2018
Holiday Inn Portland Airport
Bridal Veil Ballroom
8439 NE Columbia Blvd
Portland, OR 97220

Annual Meetings

May 30th & 31st, 2018
PBNW and FPC meetings will be held on 5/31/18
Embassy Suites – Downtown Portland
Colonel Lindberg and Queen Marie Rooms
319 SW Pine St
Portland, OR 97204

  • Embassy Suites, Downtown Portland: 319 SW Pine Street, Portland, Oregon, 97204, TEL: +1-503-279-9000
  • Link for room block with rooms for $164/night: Embassy Suites Room Block webpage
  • Deadline for room block: April 29, 2018 (10 days after the joint meeting)
  • To call to make reservations: 800-643-7892, and reference group code Pear Bureau
  • Parking passes will be available at the Embassy Suites front desk
  • Lunches will be on your own
  • Room and parking expenses will be covered for any growers who wish to attend the annual meeting.

Call Pear Bureau Northwest to register and receive additional information: 503-652-9720
This meeting is open to all persons without regard to race, color, national origin, sex, age, religion, political beliefs, or disability. Persons who require alternative means of communication (such as Braille, large print, sign language) or those individuals who need language interpretation should contact Jessica Livesay at 503-652-9720 at least three days prior to the meeting.