Use this worksheet to describe your Organic Fraud Prevention Plan. This includes the monitoring practices and procedures you use to verify suppliers in the supply chain and the organic status of agricultural products received to detect and prevent organic fraud.
I am not an organic operation
The Uncertified Handler Affidavit has been replaced by the Exempt Handler Affidavit.
This contract for certification includes basic business information and confirms your intent to obtain PrimusGFS certification from CCOF.
This manual describes the standards that apply to operations joining CCOF’s PrimusGFS program.
This manual describes the standards that apply to operations entering the CCOF Mexico Compliance Program. The program is for operations in Mexico and exporting organic products to Mexico.
The purpose of an organic inspection is to confirm that your operation meets the NOP standards and regulations both before it is certified and every year after as long as it remains certified. Inspectors do this by confirming that what you say in your application, called an Organic System Plan (OSP), is what you are doing in practice.
An excellent, low-cost resource titled Preparing for Organic Inspection, which includes checklists and other resources, is available from NCAT's Sustainable Agriculture Project.
|Should I notify CCOF if my business ownership or name has changed?
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To learn more about how inspections are being conducted during the COVID-19 Pandemic, please refer to the appropriate notice below.
Yes! The organic standards do not allow GMOs. If you are CCOF certified, you can use our “Organic is No-GMO & More” seal in addition to other non-GMO language on your labels.
Organic Food Production - It's Easier Than You Think
The organic market is expanding at a rapid rate, and buyers demand more organic products than can be supplied domestically.
Processors and co-packers have a unique business opportunity to get into the organic market and help convert raw goods to shelf-ready food products to meet the demand and increase profitability.