Forms & Documents by feed and supplements

Response times may be slow due to the wildfires affecting Santa Cruz County and Covid-19. Organic compliance deadlines and inspections will be delayed for businesses affected by these crises. Read the latest updates on the Northern California wildfires, and visit our Covid-19 webpage to find pandemic-specific information »

Los tiempos de respuesta serán lentos debido a los incendios forestales afectando al condado de Santa Cruz y COVID-19. Los plazos de cumplimiento orgánico y las inspecciones se retrasarán para los negocios afectados por estas crisis.  Lea las últimas actualizaciones sobre los incendios forestales del norte de California y visite nuestra página web de Covid-19 para encontrar información específica a la pandemia »

Get started!

New to organic certification or looking to become certified and not sure where to start? You might find our FAQs and Certification Help most useful!

Search results by topic are listed alphabetically. To narrow your selection further, choose your operation type. If you know the document you are looking for by name, use the search found in the upper right corner of the site.

Document Name & Description Operation Types Document Type
Dry Matter Intake from Pasture

Use this worksheet throughout the grazing season to document the Dry Matter Intake (DMI) in each ration fed to each class of animal. Complete a new worksheet any time the ration for a class of animals changes.

Grower, Livestock producer Form, Template or worksheet
Feed Type DMI Table

Use this document as a reference for average dry matter percentages for common feeds.

Grower, Livestock producer Helpful documents or flyer
H2.2 Livestock Feed

Describe your organic livestock feed products. Attach labels to this form. Update this form when you add a new product.

Processor or Handler Organic System Plan
Introduction to Livestock Certification

Helpful tips on livestock certification.

Livestock producer Helpful documents or flyer
L3.0 Livestock Feed, Feed Supplements, Water

Describe all feed provided to animals, including any feed supplements. Also describe drinking water provided.

Livestock producer Organic System Plan
L3.1 Feed, Feed Additives & Water (Ruminant).

Only required for operations that raise ruminant livestock (i.e. animals with rumens, including cattle, goats, sheep, bison). Describe the percentage of pasture provided in the total ration and drinking water provided.

Livestock producer Organic System Plan
Seasonal Dry Matter Intake from Pasture

Use this worksheet at the end of the grazing season to average the Dry Matter Intake (DMI) from each feed ration. This worksheet will help you find the overall average DMI from pasture for the entire grazing season for each class of animals.

Grower, Livestock producer Form, Template or worksheet