Bricmont Hardship Assistance Fund

We provide financial assistance to organic producers and processors/handlers who suffer losses due to extreme hardship. Apply today » 

Register for the 2019 Organic Grower Summit

Join us in Monterey on December 4-5 for this event bringing organic fresh food producers and their service and supply chain partners together for information, education, and networking opportunities. CCOF members get a discount on registration! Register today »

Renew Your Certification Today

Please complete your renewal contract and pay your annual fee by January 1, 2020, to remain certified. Renew online now »


Celebrate Organic with CCOF in December

Raise a glass to all that the organic community has accomplished at our annual CCOF Foundation Feast at the Organic Grower Summit on December 4. A three-course certified organic meal, live music, and powerful keynote speakers await you and your colleagues. Get your ticket today »

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 10, 2019

Permaculture Food Forests: Planning, Growing and Enjoying Year-Round AbundanceAn Applied Permaculture Practicum in Santa Cruz & Surrounding...

October 5, 2019

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

October 29, 2019

Excellent seminar. You will learn Lean Thinking tools that add value for organic growers. Improve your problem-solving skills and learn to increase...

18,000 square foot barn available for lease for equipment, crop storage or workshop. 1-2 year lease...

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The Natural Gardening Company, a mail-order seed company and certified organic nursery, seeks an...

CCOF News: Stay Up-to-Date on Organic

November 12, 2019 | CCOF Blog
Have you heard conflicting information about how the federal Food Safety Modernization Act (FSMA) applies to small produce farmers? Has a buyer asked you to be “FSMA Compliant?” Have you heard contradictory information about food safety from...
Whiskey West
November 12, 2019 | CCOF Blog
On Wednesday, December 4, the CCOF Foundation will host its third annual CCOF Foundation Feast benefit dinner at the Organic Grower Summit.
November 12, 2019 | CCOF Blog
Now is the time to support the implementation of the long-overdue Origin of Livestock proposed rule. The rule would ensure clear and enforceable requirements for the sourcing of organic dairy herds by requiring new dairy animals to be managed...
November 12, 2019 | CCOF Blog
The National Organic Program released a proposed rule to amend the National List of Allowed and Prohibited Substances. The proposed rule is based off public input and recommendations from the National Organic Standards Board from 2018. Stakeholders...