Member Engagement

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 »

5 Ways to Advocate with CCOF

Garamendi Meeting
CCOF staff, members, and organic advocates with Congressman John Garamendi (D-CA-03).
  1. Contribute to CCOF’s Action Fund – The CCOF Action Fund is dedicated to advancing organic agriculture through support of elected leaders who want to help us grow organic. This fund is governed by a board of directors comprised of organic producers like you. Make a donation today.
     
  2. Sign up for the CCOF Newsletter and Action AlertsCCOF’s weekly newsletter has the latest certification and policy news, information about events, and plenty of opportunities to engage in advocacy.
     
  3. RSVP to Advocacy and CCOF Events – CCOF shares information about events such as farmer fly-ins, in-district congressional meetings, regional board hearings, and others through our blog and newsletter. We also host an Annual Conference to bring together statewide office holders and organic stakeholders to discuss the importance of organic in policy and invite you to join.
     
  4. Organize with CCOF Chapters – CCOF members can help shape the future of organic by helping your chapter organize local events to promote and educate consumers, advocate for organic research and programs, and reach out to educational institutions. Stakeholders can participate in CCOF Chapter meetings and learn of success and challenges facing their local organic community. Find your CCOF Chapter.
     
  5. Keep in Touch with Us – We are available to answer questions and to learn about issues impacting your operations. Do not hesitate to contact us at policy@ccof.org.