The Organic Training Institute

Through virtual workshops and webinars, the Organic Training Institute provides resources for organic professionals that cover the latest organic research and best production practices. Take a look at our upcoming events »

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All hemp-derived products, including hemp CBDs and hemp extracts, are eligible for organic certification. Let CCOF help you get certified »

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By donating to the CCOF Foundation, you can help an organic farmer weather the pandemic and give them the ability to keep growing the healthy food we serve our families. Donate today »


Visit our COVID-19 webpage to find pandemic-specific information and resources for the organic community.

CCOF is a nonprofit organization that advances organic agriculture for a healthy world through organic certification, education, advocacy, and promotion. We envision a world where organic is the norm.

August 8, 2020

August 2020 - May 2021Do you want to gain hands-on skills and build community around growing food? Interested in learning best practices for orchard...

October 10, 2020

October 2020 - March 2021 Permaculture is an ethically based whole-systems design approach that uses concepts, principles, and methods derived from...

March 2, 2021

Online Three-Part Workshop: Tuesdays, March 2nd, March 9th and March 16th All sessions: 9:00 to 11:00 am on Zoom Habrá traducción al...

We are looking for organic growers who are interested in hosting informal (but well-documented!)...

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CCOF News: Stay Up-to-Date on Organic

David Robles
February 22, 2021 | CCOF Blog
Last Thursday, February 18, CCOF held its first fully virtual annual meeting, Cultivate and Nourish. While we look forward to being together again soon, holding this event virtually allowed for unprecedented attendance and participation. Farmers,...
Rustic Canyon Family
February 22, 2021 | CCOF Blog
PHOTO: Josh Loeb & Zoe Nathan, by Rick PoonThe CCOF Foundation is thrilled to announce its newest Visionary-level supporter, the Rustic Canyon Family. This independent restaurant group in Santa Monica, California, features a variety of...
February 16, 2021 | CCOF Blog
CCOF now has a YouTube channel!
February 16, 2021 | CCOF Blog
As regional agricultural orders mandate more rigorous nutrient and irrigation management, fine-tuning nitrogen applications is an increasingly important skill for organic growers.To help address this challenge, University of California Cooperative...