Advertise with CCOF

Reach the organic community by advertising with CCOF!

Many advertising opportunities are available through CCOF publications, including our quarterly Certified Organic magazine and our annual Organic Directory and Resource Guide. Advertising opportunities are open to CCOF-certified clients and Business Partners. By becoming a Business Partner with CCOF, your business may take advantage of these opportunities while supporting our educational programs. Please contact for more information or to see our current advertising rates.

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Certified Organic Magazine

Certified Organic, CCOF’s quarterly magazine, reaches a select and influential group of more than 2,800 organic farmers, processors, wholesalers, policy makers, and CCOF supporting members. Distribution is free of charge to CCOF members and retail buyers, wholesalers, manufacturers, and consumers at trade shows and events throughout the year. The print run of Certified Organic is currently between 4,000-5,000 copies per issue and many readers share and archive back issues. Certified Organic is published quarterly in January, April, July, and October.

IssuePublication DateAd Deadline
Spring 2015
Summer 2015
Fall 2015
Winter 2016

April 2015

July 2015

October 2015

January 2016

February 2, 2015

May 1, 2015

July 31, 2015

November 16, 2015

Annual Organic Directory and Resource Guide

The CCOF annual Organic Directory & Resource Guide is widely distributed and reaches a targeted and influential group of organic farmers, processors, retailers, wholesalers, policy makers, media representatives, and consumers. The Organic Directory & Resource Guide is a comprehensive look at CCOF’s 2,700+ certified members and the products they grow, produce, and distribute. The Business Partners listed in the Resource Guide create a great collection of organic resources in print, easily accessed by our certified organic producers. In addition, the Organic Directory & Resource Guide is a popular resource distributed nationwide and abroad at natural and organic tradeshows and conferences. Published annually in full color; approximately 266 pages.

IssuePublication DateAd Deadline

January 2015

November 4, 2014

New for print advertisers: Maximize your visibility with our new digital ads!

Clients and members use the CCOF website every day to access certification forms and assistance, purchase merchandise, read and post classifieds, register for CCOF events, and find valuable information about organic certification.

Featured Vendor in Vendor Marketplace

Place your Vendor Marketplace listing in our weekly E-newsletter that is sent to 11,000+ members of the organic community. Not only will your ad be placed in front of thousands of decisionmakers every week, but your listing will top the Vendor Marketplace page. Featured Vendor listings include company name, logo, 50-word description, and link to your full Vendor Marketplace listing.

Exclusive In-Page Ads

Our real-time Organic Directory is the leading online sourcing tool for the organic industry. The directory and classifieds are two of our highest visited pages; we are now offering exclusive advertising on these and other highly visited pages.

Enhanced Materials Search Listings

CCOF continues to break new ground with online Materials Search - available to all CCOF-certified members. All CCOF internallyreviewed materials, OMRI Products List© materials, and WSDA Brand Name List materials can now be searched in one place! Enhanced listings are highlighted in searches and provide company contact information so that CCOF-certified members can find you more easily.

Digital Ad DeadlinePublishes

March 25, 2015

June 24, 2015

September 24, 2015

December 24, 2015

April 1, 2015

July 1, 2015

October 1, 2015

Jan 1, 2016

Digital Ad TypePrice
Organic Directory (2 spots)
Contact Us
What is Organic?
Materials Search (top ad)
Materials Search (bottom ad)
Featured Vendor
Materials Search Enhanced Listing

$525 per quarter

$495 per quarter

$295 per quarter

$295 per year

$425 per quarter

$350 per quarter

$925 per quarter

$500 per year