Future Organic Farmer Grant Fund
Apply for a Future Organic Farmer Grant

Applications are now open for K-8 organic classroom project grants and higher and vocational education student grants. We want to help make your organic career dreams a reality. Learn more and apply today »

Future Organic Farmer Grant Fund
Join the Future Organic Farmer Grant Fund by Donating Today

Your donation to the Future Organic Farmer Grant Fund helps students from kindergarten through college learn about organic agriculture and grow into organic professionals. Learn how you can be a part of making that happen »

MyCCOF eOSP - Apply Online
Apply for Organic Certification - Online!

Getting ready to fill out your organic certification application? CCOF now offers the option to fill it out online through our new MyCCOF eOSP. You'll be able to save and view your progress, and even request help from CCOF staff, all from your computer or device. Learn more »

Certified Organic Products are Always Non-GMO and so Much More

Food that is grown organically enhances biodiversity, soil fertility, and ecological harmony. Choosing organic is choosing products that are healthy for both people and the planet! Learn more about how organic is non-GMO and more »

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.

April 14, 2018

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

May 20, 2018

Join us to celebrate local urban farming! Play with baby goats, enjoy hyper-local food and drink, shop for plant starts for your garden and arts and...

May 23, 2018

To grow a successful organic farm, financial planning is just as important as crop planning! Join the CCOF Foundation and California FarmLink for a...

About Coastal Roots Farm: Coastal Roots Farm (CRF) is a nonprofit community farm and education...

25 Acres  Located in Fillmore south of Largo Lane  Must transition to organic  Water source is from...

We are looking for a source of certified organic cut flowers in the San Diego area. Willing to...

CCOF News: Stay Up-to-Date on Organic

May 17, 2018 | Press Releases
(May 17, 2018) Santa Cruz, CA – During its spring meeting, the California Organic Products Advisory Committee (COPAC) passed a motion calling for the protection of the National Organic Standards Board (NOSB) and the USDA National Organic Program (...
May 14, 2018 | CCOF Blog
Are your customers confused about what organic means? Order a complimentary batch of the 2018 “Why Buy Certified Organic?” postcards today! The cards include information for consumers about what organic means and why it’s important to buy organic...
May 14, 2018 | CCOF Blog
Urban development of agricultural land is one of the biggest obstacles facing future farmers. Agriculture professionals found property much easier to find 20 years ago, when farmland was abundant, but today, as less agricultural land becomes...
May 14, 2018 | CCOF Blog
Television celebrity Dr. Oz hosted “the biggest names in the organic food industry” on a recent episode of his show that addressed consumer concerns about organic integrity.   Executive Director and CEO of the Organic Trade Association Laura Batcha...