Future Organic Farmer Grant Fund
Apply for a Future Organic Farmer Grant

Applications are now open for K-8 organic classroom project grants and higher and vocational education student grants. We want to help make your organic career dreams a reality. Learn more and apply today »

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 »

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.

April 14, 2018

Permaculture is an ethically based whole-systems design approach that uses concepts, principles, and methods derived from ecosystems, indigenous...

April 26, 2018

Cohosted by UCSC's E.A.R.T.H. Lab, the UCSC Farm & Garden, and the Center for Agroecology & Sustainable Food Systems (CASFS), this free...

April 28, 2018

Join us for the annual Spring Plant Sale! All plants are organically grown at the UCSC Farm and Alan Chadwick Garden, and include a wide selection of...

We are hiring 3 employees for our upcoming farm season. The work season starts on May 1st and will...

Our client, Moxxy Marketing in Salinas, CA, is a team of experienced, talented and insightful...

Route 1 Farms is looking for enthusiastic, reliable folks to join our Farmers’ Market team for our...

CCOF News: Stay Up-to-Date on Organic

April 23, 2018 | CCOF Blog
Congressman John Garamendi (D-CA-3) joins fellows California Congressional delegates in supporting organic integrity with his cosponsorship of the Organic Farmer and Consumer Protection Act of 2017, H.R.3871.   H.R.3871 would ensure a fair playing...
April 23, 2018 | CCOF Blog
Applications are officially open for the CCOF Foundation’s 2018 Future Organic Farmer Grant Fund in the K-8 and higher education categories! We receive hundreds of applications each year from qualified candidates across the United States. Our work...
April 23, 2018 | CCOF Blog
California Governor Jerry Brown appointed Jeff Huckaby, president and CEO of Grimmway and Cal-Organic, to the California State Board of Food and Agriculture.    The 15-member board advises the California governor and secretary of agriculture on key...
April 23, 2018 | CCOF Blog
The latest report from the California Department of Public Health (CDPH) on organic processed products shows that gross sales were $11.65 billion in 2017. This represents 17 percent growth from 2016, when organic processed product sales were $9.94...