Future Organic Farmer Grant Fund
Join the Future Organic Farmer Grant Fund by Donating Today

Your donation to the Future Organic Farmer Grant Fund helps students from kindergarten through college learn about organic agriculture and grow into organic professionals. Learn how you can be a part of making that happen »

MyCCOF eOSP - Apply Online
Apply for Organic Certification - Online!

Getting ready to fill out your organic certification application? CCOF now offers the option to fill it out online through our new MyCCOF eOSP. You'll be able to save and view your progress, and even request help from CCOF staff, all from your computer or device. Learn more »

Certified Organic Products are Always Non-GMO and so Much More

Food that is grown organically enhances biodiversity, soil fertility, and ecological harmony. Choosing organic is choosing products that are healthy for both people and the planet! Learn more about how organic is non-GMO and more »

Check FSMA Compliance Off Your List for 2018

Produce farms grossing between $250,000-$500,000 in annual sales may be required by the FSMA Produce Safety Rule to complete a mandatory training course by the beginning of 2019. CCOF is providing low-cost trainings in 2018 to fulfill this requirement. Sign up for a workshop and learn more »

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.

February 2, 2018

Our Beginning Farmer Program in California is open to new and seasoned farmers/ranchers/land managers who want to learn how to holistically manage...

March 23, 2018

Are you an urban grower navigating the rules and regulations related to growing and selling food?    A gardener who is thinking of selling some of...

March 28, 2018

Get ready for the Food Safety Modernization Act (FSMA)! Join the CCOF Foundation for a low-cost food safety workshop that meets the FSMA training...

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We are looking for an energetic, independent individual with excellent communication skills to help...

Organic Alfalfa & Clover Farm Manager  Nor Cal-So Oregon, 3200 acres, 19 new pivots  All new...

CCOF News: Stay Up-to-Date on Organic

March 19, 2018 | CCOF Blog
  I have been honored to be the executive director for the UNFI Foundation since its inception in 2012. Early on, my board asked me how we could bring together likeminded foundations to make a larger impact in our priority areas together as a...
March 19, 2018 | CCOF Blog
USDA ignored the pleas of organic producers across the country when it announced its final decision to ignore the organic rulemaking process and withdraw the widely supported Organic Livestock and Poultry Practices (OLPP) rule.    CCOF members have...
March 19, 2018 | CCOF Blog
The National Organic Standards Board (NOSB) will host their first yearly meeting in Tucson, Arizona on April 25-27, 2018.    Organic stakeholders can register now to speak at a pre-meeting webinar and/or at the meeting in Tucson.   
March 19, 2018 | CCOF Blog
(L to R) Jo Ann Baumgartner, Wild Farm Alliance; Patricia Carrillo, ALBA; Assemblywoman Anna Caballero (D-Salinas); Dave Runsten, Community Alliance with Family Farmers; Peter Nell, CCOF