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Create or Renew Your RFCI Membership

There are two ways to join the Rare Fruit Council. Via the information on this page, or in person at our next event – you’ll find a list of meetings and events at the bottom of this page.

To join online, simply complete this form and then pay for your selected membership option via PayPal below.

Alternatively please email your completed membership form to RareFruitCouncilRFCI@gmail.com. Payments may be mailed or submitted in person at our next event.
We ask that Lifetime Memberships and larger donations be submitted via check. If you wish to make a larger donation than our “gold” $1,000.00 contribution, please contact the Council.


Rare Fruit Council Int’l. Miami Membership

Our Meeting Location

Upcoming Speakers & Events

September 19th. 2020 – Plant Club Day at Fairchild. Come by to learn about rare and tropical fruits, buy a tree, and even join the club. The event runs from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. and entry is part of general admission ($12). Timed entry tickets can only be purchased on the Fairchild website; hope to see you there!

[POSTPONED - COVID-19] October 14, 2020 – Marsha Eisenberg “Tomatoes” (Ft. Lauderdale, Florida)

[POSTPONED or VIRTUAL] November 11, 2020 – Open Board Meeting – Thanksgiving Dinner – Members are encouraged to bring a dish, accompaniment side, backyard fruits, soup, casseroles, beverages etc.

[POSTPONED - COVID-19] December 9, 2020 – Holiday Party – Members are encouraged to bring a dish, accompaniment side, backyard fruits, soup, casseroles, beverages etc.

January 13, 2021 – Dr. Peter Steele – Medicinal Plants

February 10, 2021 – Michael Oria – Hemp: Seed to Sale

March 10, 2021 – Har Mahdeem “How to Properly Spray Fruit Trees” (Palm Beach Chapter of the Rare Fruit Council International, Florida)

April 14, 2021 – Matt Snow – Chickens: Everything You Need to Know

May 12, 2021 – Dr. Vernon – How to Grow from Seeds

June 9, 2021 – Erin Wilson – What Plant Based Nutrition Can Do For You

July 7, 2021 – Chantelle Sookram “Preparation of Fruits and Vegetables”

August 11, 2021 – John Coldwell “Beekeeping in South Florida” (Urban Beekeepers Aviary Supply & Management Co., Oakland Park, Florida)

September 9, 2021 – TBA

October 13, 2021 – Marsha Eisenberg “Tomatoes” (Ft. Lauderdale, Florida)