MFP Tariff Relief Payments

MFP Tariff Relief Payments

The USDA has announced that direct cranberry grower payments under the Market Facilitation Program for tariff relief have opened as of Monday, July 29, 2019. Sign-up for the program goes through December 6, 2019. The first step is for growers to fill out an...

MFP Tariff Relief Payments

Continuance Referendum Passes

The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) today announced that cranberry growers recently voted to continue their federal marketing order program for Cranberries Grown in States of Massachusetts, Rhode Island, Connecticut, New Jersey, Wisconsin, Michigan, Minnesota,...

US Cranberries Teams Up with USRowing

US Cranberries Teams Up with USRowing

What do cranberries and rowers have in common?  They both float, of course!  And beginning this summer, the Cranberry Marketing Committee (CMC) is pleased to be teaming up with USRowing to provide their athletes with access to America’s Original Superfruit®. The...

CMC teams up with University of Rhode Island for Cranberry Competition

CMC teams up with University of Rhode Island for Cranberry Competition

The Cranberry Marketing Committee (CMC) recently partnered with University of Rhode Island’s Nutrition & Food Sciences Department for a cranberry-themed cooking competition among Scientific Principles of Food students.   Over the course of three lab sessions,...

Continuance Referendum Notice

Continuance Referendum Notice

Download the notification of a Continuance Referendum that was published in the Federal Register on April 18, 2019. You can also view the document online here.

2019 Winter Meeting

2019 Winter Meeting

The CMC’s annual winter meeting will take place February 12 & 13, 2019 at the The Ritz-Carlton, Pentagon City in Arlington, Virginia.CMC 2019 February Meeting Agenda Digital Meeting Book 2019 Marketing Policy CMC 2019 February Meeting Presentations Feb 2019 Winter...

2019 Winter Meeting

11/26 Committee Conference Call

The Committee is hosting a conference call Monday, November 26 from noon to 12:30 p.m. Dial: 844-844-0065 Access Code: 369261#   Click here to download the minutes from this meeting.  

2019 Winter Meeting

CMC Conference Call – 10/10

The CMC will be hosting an open conference call Wednesday, October 10 at 11:00 a.m. EST.  The agenda is as follows: Review recommendation for spending excess International dollars Review recommendations for applying for Agricultural Trade Program (ATP) funding Review...

Continuance Referendum Notice

Voluntary Contributions Referendum

Click here to access a proposed amendment to the Marketing Order No. 929, which would permit the CMC to add the authority to accept contributions from domestic sources.  Contributed funds would be used solely for research and development activities authorized under...

Continuance Referendum Notice

2018-19 Producer Allotment Final Rule

Download the final 2018 Producer Allotment rule that was published in the Federal Register on September 12, 2018. You can also view the document online here.

2019 Winter Meeting

2018 Marketing Policy

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

2019 Winter Meeting

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

2019 Winter Meeting

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...

MFP Tariff Relief Payments

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

Continuance Referendum Notice

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...

Continuance Referendum Notice

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...

Continuance Referendum Notice

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...

2019 Winter Meeting

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...

2019 Winter Meeting

2018 Winter Meeting

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

2019 Winter Meeting

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...

2019 Winter Meeting

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

2019 Winter Meeting

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

Next Annual Meeting

August 16 & 17, 2022
Galloway, NJ