Become a Retail Associate Member

What is a Retail Associate Member?

A permanent retail/food premise establishment in the province of Ontario, operating with regular business hours, and engaging in the sale of meat, poultry and/or fish products direct to consumer.

Retail Associate Members benefit from:

A consumer-friendly online directory of butcher shops (

Our social media initiatives and contests

A license to use Homegrown Ontario™ branding

A library of 150+ professional recipe photographs

Electronic industry communications (Word on the BLOCK and BLOCKtalk)

Member rates at our workshops, conference, Industry Day, and Meat Industry Expo