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 »

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 »

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...

April 26, 2018

Cohosted by UCSC's E.A.R.T.H. Lab, the UCSC Farm & Garden, and the Center for Agroecology & Sustainable Food Systems (CASFS), this free...

April 28, 2018

Join us for the annual Spring Plant Sale! All plants are organically grown at the UCSC Farm and Alan Chadwick Garden, and include a wide selection of...

We are hiring 3 employees for our upcoming farm season. The work season starts on May 1st and will...

Our client, Moxxy Marketing in Salinas, CA, is a team of experienced, talented and insightful...

Route 1 Farms is looking for enthusiastic, reliable folks to join our Farmers’ Market team for our...

CCOF News: Stay Up-to-Date on Organic

April 16, 2018 | Certification News
Has CCOF asked you for information recently? You can save time by responding directly to our request via the MyCCOF tool Action Item Tracker! Read the Action Item Tracker FAQ to learn more about accessing and using the tool. 
April 16, 2018 | CCOF Blog
Last week the House Agriculture Committee released their first draft of the 2018 Farm Bill. Agriculture policy wonks across the country are reviewing the text and preparing for next steps.    CCOF is pleased to see most of its top priorities...
April 16, 2018 | CCOF Blog
The Community Water Center (CWC)/El Centro Comunitario por el Agua just released a new report: "Untapped Opportunity: Local Water Boards and the Fight for Water Justice."  
April 16, 2018 | CCOF Blog
GLOBALG.A.P. is pleased to announce the publication of the Harmonized Produce Safety Standard (HPSS) v1.1. The HPSS offers a food safety and farm assurance solution for the unique needs of the North American marketplace. HPSS is recognized by the...