Yes, non-organic animals can graze on certified organic land without affecting the land’s certification. If organic and non-organic animals are pastured in the same field, they must be clearly identified in a manner that will prevent commingling of the final organic product (meat, milk, etc.).
Yes! MyCCOF is the first of its kind online organic certification management system. MyCCOF is free for all clients and provides access to records, bills, inspection reports, certificates, and more.
The purpose of an organic inspection is to confirm that your operation meets the NOP standards and regulations both before it is certified and every year after as long as it remains certified. Inspectors do this by confirming that what you say in your application, called an Organic System Plan (OSP), is what you are doing in practice.
An excellent, low-cost resource titled Preparing for Organic Inspection, which includes checklists and other resources, is available from NCAT's Sustainable Agriculture Project.
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Confirmation of your continuation in the CCOF GLOBALG.A.P. certification program is required annually. Complete this form and pay your invoice at least 30 days prior to your annual harvest anniversary date.
To learn more about how inspections are being conducted during the COVID-19 Pandemic, please refer to the appropriate notice below.
Revisions allow you to track differences between multiple versions of your content, and revert back to older versions.
Suppliers can use this attestation to demonstrate compliance to the terms of the US/Canada Equivalence for their buyers.
Yes! The organic standards do not allow GMOs. If you are CCOF certified, you can use our “Organic is No-GMO & More” seal in addition to other non-GMO language on your labels.
USDA Risk Management Agency (RMA) Risk Management Options for Organic Livestock and Forage Production in California
- Whole Farm Revenue Protection (WFRP)
- RMA Crop Insurance for Organic Alfalfa in California
USDA Farm Service Agency (FSA) Disaster Assistance Programs for Organic Livestock and Forage Production in California
- Noninsured Crop Disaster Assistance Program (NAP)
- Additional Disaster Assistance Programs