Organic News

 

Residue Sampling and Unannounced Inspections Policies have been updated. The CDA will be conducting approximately 15 of each this year. If you would like more details, please see the Organic Publications & Policy Statements page.

 

Interested in International Export? The USDA has equivalency agreements with the EU, Canada and Japan. If you would like more information, please go to our International Evaluations & Export page.

 

A Crop Rotation Policy became effective October 2012. It has clarified crop rotation for operations using fallow as part of the rotation as well as consecutive year annual planting. Please read this policy as you may need to make changes to your operation to stay in compliance.

 

Looking for ogranic seed? Check out the new database from AOSCA: The Organic Seed Finder (www.organicseedfinder.org)