The Organic Training Institute

Through virtual workshops and webinars, the Organic Training Institute provides resources for organic professionals that cover the latest organic research and best production practices. Take a look at our upcoming events »

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All hemp-derived products, including hemp CBDs and hemp extracts, are eligible for organic certification. Let CCOF help you get certified »

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By donating to the CCOF Foundation, you can help an organic farmer weather the pandemic and give them the ability to keep growing the healthy food we serve our families. Donate today »


Visit our COVID-19 webpage to find pandemic-specific information and resources for the organic community.

CCOF is a nonprofit organization that advances organic agriculture for a healthy world through organic certification, education, advocacy, and promotion. We envision a world where organic is the norm.

August 8, 2020

August 2020 - May 2021Do you want to gain hands-on skills and build community around growing food? Interested in learning best practices for orchard...

March 30, 2021

Practice permaculture each week at our ‘village campfire’ of ongoing interactive group calls. Hosted by experienced permaculture mentors including...

April 3, 2021

Permaculture is an ethically based whole-systems design approach that uses concepts, principles, and methods derived from ecosystems, indigenous...

Apricot Lane Farms is a 214-acre Organic, Biodynamic, Regenerative Organic and Humane Certified...

Prime usable 20 acres of organic farm land. In the Williamson Act. Licensed winery. Approximately 8...

We are looking to expand and would like at least 3 acres of Ag land to buy or lease. Preferably...

CCOF News: Stay Up-to-Date on Organic

Audrey Jen
April 5, 2021 | CCOF Blog
Meet 2020 Future Organic Farmers Grant Recipient Audrey Jen!While many people are drawn to agriculture because of a family background in farming, Audrey Jen was drawn into agriculture through her interest in science. The deal was sealed for Jen by...
Greenhouse seedlings
April 5, 2021 | CCOF Blog
Extending your farm’s production season—either by getting a jump on an early harvest or by continuing into the winter months—is a great way to bring additional income to the farm. Both early-season or late-season extensions are worth considering....
April 5, 2021 | CCOF Blog
It’s been one year since Patagonia released its film, Fishpeople: Lives Transformed by the Sea. While it may not seem directly related to organic agriculture, the health of oceans is inextricably linked to the health of the soil.
April 5, 2021 | CCOF Blog
Join the CCOF Foundation and the Community Alliance with Family Farmers (CAFF) on April 13 for a webinar that will help food hubs and other local food buyers (including farms in some cases) understand how to verify their farm suppliers in compliance...