The Landworkers’ Alliance is a national alliance of small and medium scale food, fuel and fibre producers that campaigns publicly on issues affecting us in the UK.

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Membership of the Landworkers Alliance is £25 per year for individuals, and more for larger organisations and is open to those spending a substantial amount of their time as:

1) Individual small or medium scale food, fibre and fuel producers using organic, low impact or agro-ecological methods.

2) Community Supported Agriculture projects.

3) Agricultural workers.

4) Small – scale sustainable fisherfolk.

5) Woodland workers practicing sustainable forestry and producing local woodland products.

6) Producers who use local land based products to earn their livelihood through traditional craft or food processing.

7) Artisanal producers who in working in occupations ancillary to food, fuel and fibre production.

8) Alliances, cooperatives and constituted groups of producers and agricultural workers.

9) New entrants who are already substantially engaged in the above activities.

Membership benefits include:

  • An invitation to the AGM and knowledge exchange events
  • 1 year free membership as a Wwoof host
  • Free support with online direct sales from the the Open Food Network
  • Group travel to events in Europe (like the Good Food March)
  • News updates on campaigns and events through or newsletter
  • Discounts on related courses including all courses with LandBase, and some Charles Dowding courses
  • Discounts to events hosted by LWA such as the Land Skills Day
  • Free introductory planning/ business advice
  • A voice on the future of agriculture in the UK
  • A sense of solidarity amongst producers

To join the Landworkers Alliance please fill out our online form below. Alternativly you can request a membership form by post:

Post – Landworkers Alliance membership, Trill Farm, Musbury, Axminster, EX13 8TU

Email – landworkersalliance@riseup.net

 Membership Form

JOINT MEMBERSHIP BETWEEN WWOOF UK

AND LAND WORKERS’ ALLIANCE

A new partnership has been set up between WWOOF UK and the Land Workers Alliance, (LWA) whereby new or renewing host members of each organisation can benefit from one year’s FREE membership with the other organisation. So, as long as you fit into the criteria of both groups you can get two memberships for the price of one!

‘Joint membership’ offer runs from 1 April 2016 until 1 April 2017. This offer can only be used once per membership

Your Name (or names if you are a partnership/couple) (required)

Your Email (required)

Address (required)

Joining date

I support the 6 pillars of food sovereignty* (required)

I wish to be added to the Landworkers' Alliance mailing list

I wish to join WWOOF UK as a host (1 years FREE membership)

I have just renewed/joined as a Wwoof UK host and would like 1 years' FREE membership to LWA

Membership category (please select one from list below)

Type of producer/produce (please select one from list below)

Area of land that you are working on (please select one from list below)

Additional Comments

Thanks for filling in the form. When you press submit you will be directed to Gocardless to set up a direct debit payment for your individual membership fee. Your membership will not be secured until you have paid. If you would like to pay by cheque please contact us.

If you are a larger organisation we will contact you regarding a different payment.

*The Six Pillars of Food Sovereignty are a foundation of La Via Campesina’s vision for transforming the global food system. Although broad they move towards defining the food system we are seeking to create. The Six Pillars of Food Sovereignty:

1. Focuses on food for people
2. Values food providers
3. Localises food systems
4. Puts control locally
5. Builds knowledge and skills
6. Works with nature

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