Join Orchard Link

Make the most of your orchard and enjoy the benefits of membership.

Individual Membership now costs just £12 per year, and covers couples in the same household.

Benefits of individual membership

 These are exclusive to current paid members:

  • Access to hire Orchard Link’s pressing, milling and pasteurisation equipment provided your place of  hire is in our hire area of South Devon (see our hire page Hire Page).
  • Three newsletters a year containing seasonal advice, topical articles and a diary of training and orchard events (a year ahead of the newsletter being on the website).
  • Priority booking and a reduced rate at Orchard Link pruning, grafting and orchard management training days and cider-making workshops.
  • Members have access to expert help and advice over the telephone. To arrange this email
  • Opportunities to visit orchards and cider makers and meet other members.
  • An invitation to our annual gathering.
  • Access to our Harvestline exchange (a list of contacts for buying and selling apples).
  • A link to other orchard enthusiasts and experts in the area, enabling you to get advice, add to your knowledge and exchange ideas.

About Orchard Link membership

Membership runs for twelve months from whenever you join. Should your paid membership lapse then you will stay on our database unless and will receive notice of events and courses by email. Should you wish to be removed from our database then please email

Your can pay your subscription using your PayPal account, or create an account or by using your credit or debit card if you do not want to join PayPal.  When it comes to renewal you can renew at any time before your subscription expires; the new year will start on the expiry of the old, whatever date you choose to renew.  You will receive an email reminder of the renewal date. If you let your subscription expire, you can still login to renew, but other member pages will be closed to you.

Protecting your personal data

We will take care to protect the information you are providing us with, and will not pass it on to any other party. The way we safeguard, use and store your personal data is set out in our privacy policy, together with your rights to have it amended or removed at any time.

Joining Orchard Link

Click on the button below to be taken to the registration form.  Please note that if you are paying by PayPal, your Paypal email must EXACTLY match the email you enter in the Registration Form (gmail and googlemail are NOT the same thing to our website).  As well as submitting your details you will choose a username and a password.  You should then log in.  Once you have logged in as a Basic member you should follow the link to pay for your membership.  Once that is processed you will have full access to the website, including the Hire Booking page and the Hire Calendar.