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.

2015 Minimum Wage

Oregon - $9.25 | Washington - $9.47


Posters are available at the office.  New posters are required because of changes made to them for 2015.

Labor Housing Memo - revised January 10, 2014

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


TREE XCHANGE and other miscellaneous items


2015 Calendar

Thursday, July 16

Columbia Gorge Fruit Growers Golf Tournament.  Call 541-387-4769 for information.