AOOPA Mission Statement
To promote growth for the American olive oil industry, create fair access to global markets, and ensure the integrity and quality of olive oil for all consumers.
Founded in 2012, the American Olive Oil Producers Association is the unified voice for American olive oil producers and their state associations. AOOPA advocates in Washington, DC, state capitols and with partners around the world for policies for fair global market access for all producers; to support effective testing, standards and regulations; and to promote education about the quality and culinary and health benefits of olive oil.
AOOPA Board of Directors (2015-2018)
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Any individual or business entity that is actively engaged in the domestic growing of olives for the production of olive oil.
A processor or handler is any individual or business entity that is actively engaged in the milling of domestically grown olives for the production of olive oil and who may also be engaged in the marketing of the olive oil for producers.
Any non-profit entity established to organize and represent olive oil producers in a specified state
Any individual or business that is supportive of the domestic olive oil industry
Please contact the AOOPA for the appropriate membership application. All applications are subject to approval by the Board of Directors. Memberships are paid on an annual basis. Anyone interested in joining the AOOPA should contact us at 559-472-7838 or send an inquiry to firstname.lastname@example.org
American Olive Oil Producers Association Annual Conference
February 24 & 25, 2017
The Lodge at Sonoma Renaissance Resort & Spa
Join us for this wonderful opportunity to learn about the future of our industry and meet fellow olive oil producers throughout the U.S. and industry representatives. To register for the conference and hotel, please click here to be redirected to our Eventbrite registration page.
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