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2018 Marketing Policy

2018 Marketing Policy

Click here to download the latest Marketing Policy, updated at the CMC annual summer meeting on August 15.

2018 Marketing Policy

2018 Summer Meeting

The CMC’s annual Summer Meeting was held August 15 and 16, 2018 at the Westin Mount Laurel, 555 Fellowship Rd, Mount Laurel, New Jersey. Click here to download the electronic board book for the annual summer meeting. 2018 Summer Meeting Minutes

2018 Marketing Policy

CMC Announces 2018-2020 Membership

The Cranberry Marketing Committee (CMC) is pleased to announce members and alternates for the term beginning August 1, 2018 and running through July 31, 2020.   CMC membership includes 13 members and nine alternate members from the U.S. cranberry industry who...

2017-18 Handler Withhold Question & Answer

2017-18 Handler Withhold Question & Answer

Below is a link to a document containing frequently asked questions regarding the 2017-18 Handler Withhold Volume Regulation Final Rule.  The text in red are the USDA responses to CMC/industry questions. Click to download the Handler Withhold Q&A document

Establishment of Handler Diversion and Reporting Requirements and New Information Collection

Voluntary Contributions Proposed Rule

Click here to access the proposed amendment to the Marketing Order No. 929, which would permit the CMC to add the authority to accept contributions from domestic sources. Comments for this proposal must be received by June 26, 2018. Instructions can be found within...

Establishment of Handler Diversion and Reporting Requirements and New Information Collection

2018-19 Producer Allotment Proposed Rule

Download the proposed 2018 Producer Allotment rule that was published in the Federal Register on April 27, 2018. You can also view the document online here. Comments on the proposed rule must be received by May 29, 2018. Following the comment period, it will take...

Establishment of Handler Diversion and Reporting Requirements and New Information Collection

2017-18 Handler Withhold Final Rule

Download the 2017 Handler Withholding Volume Regulation Final Rule that was published in the Federal Register on April 4, 2018. This is the USDA’s final decision on the 2017 Handler Withhold volume regulation and the rule will be implemented as published.  You can...

2018 Marketing Policy

2018 AL-1 Form

In preparation for a potential Producer Allotment, the CMC must initiate certain procedures including the mailing of a CMC-AL-1 form to all growers on record. All Growers must file a completed CMC-AL-1 form with the Committee by no later than April 6, 2018 to receive...

2018 Marketing Policy

2018 Winter Meeting

The 2018 Winter Meeting took place February 12 & 13, 2018 in Arlington, VA. CMC 2018 Winter Final Minutes

2018 Marketing Policy

1/17 Handler Withholding Meeting

A special in-person CMC meeting will be held Wednesday, January 17, 2018 at 8 a.m., at the Hilton Boston Logan Airport to discuss the 2017 Handler Withholding proposed rule as published in the Federal Register on January 2, 2018. Click for hotel information and an...

2018 Marketing Policy

10/13 Volume Regulation Conference Call

The CMC will be hosting an open conference call Friday, October 13 at 12:00 p.m. EST to discuss volume regulation details.  Download call-in details. Oct 13 2017 Conf Call Minutes

2018 Marketing Policy

2017-18 Handler Withhold Forms

3rd Party Confirmation Receipt - CONF Certification of Fruit Disposal - DISP Handler Withholding Appeal - APPL Handler Withholding Report - JUN HW Outlets for Excess Fruit Application - OUT Handler Final Withholding Report - AUG

2018 Marketing Policy

9/15 Volume Regulation Conference Call

The CMC will be hosting an open conference call Friday, September 15 at 10:00 AM EST to discuss volume regulation. Please note there is an updated, toll-free dial-in number. Download call-in details. Sept 15 2017 Conf Call Minutes

2018 Marketing Policy

2017 Summer Meeting

The CMC’s annual summer meeting will take place : Thursday, August 3 and Friday, August 4, 2017 in Long Beach, Washington. Click to download the meeting materials. CMC 2017 Summer Final Minutes

2018 Marketing Policy

Cranberry Marketing Committee Welcomes New Public Member

The Cranberry Marketing Committee (CMC) welcomes Thomas O’Guinn, Ph.D., as its newest public member. O’Guinn is a consumer research expert and professor who earned doctorate, master’s and bachelor’s degrees in communications from University of Texas at Austin. He is...

2018 Marketing Policy

2017 Winter Meeting

The 2017 annual winter meeting was held February 16 and 17 at the Ritz-Carlton Pentagon City in Arlington, VA. Click here to download meeting materials. CMC 2017 Winter Final Minutes

2018 Marketing Policy

CMC 2016-18 Members & Crop Production Forecast

The Cranberry Marketing Committee (CMC) held its annual summer meeting August 8 and 9 in La Crosse, Wisconsin. During this meeting Committee members and alternates were announced into their roles for the term beginning August 1, 2016 and running through July 31, 2018....

Economic Impact Study

This study reports on the economic impact of the North American cranberry industry. The study entailed collection of primary data on cranberry production and processing from public sources and, in some cases, from proprietary sources on a confidential basis. These...