Certification News by inspectors

Response times may be slow due to the wildfires affecting Santa Cruz County and Covid-19. Organic compliance deadlines and inspections will be delayed for businesses affected by these crises. Read the latest updates on the Northern California wildfires, and visit our Covid-19 webpage to find pandemic-specific information »

Los tiempos de respuesta serán lentos debido a los incendios forestales afectando al condado de Santa Cruz y COVID-19. Los plazos de cumplimiento orgánico y las inspecciones se retrasarán para los negocios afectados por estas crisis.  Lea las últimas actualizaciones sobre los incendios forestales del norte de California y visite nuestra página web de Covid-19 para encontrar información específica a la pandemia »

June 23, 2020
La certificación orgánica es parte integral del sistema agroalimentario, un servicio esencial. Durante una pandemia de salud pública con órdenes...
June 8, 2020
Organic certification is part of the critical infrastructure of food and agriculture, an essential service. During a public health pandemic with...
March 23, 2020
Effective today, all CCOF organic inspections occurring in the United States are postponed with the exception of those necessary for new...
May 29, 2018
CCOF-certified importers should be prepared to provide detailed information during inspections to ensure that they meet the expectations of NOP...
January 15, 2016
Updated: April 11, 2016Field evaluations are required by the National Organic Program (NOP) for all certifiers. As a result, CCOF implemented a pilot...
May 13, 2015
CCOF’s five-person inspection operations team works together to manage CCOF’s 4,000 inspections annually. Inspection supervisors work with inspectors...