strengthening organic enforcement
We recently contacted all CCOF-certified operations to provide additional information related to Strengthening Organic Enforcement (SOE) rulemaking by the USDA National Organic Program. The information below is a recap of the recent communication from CCOF. We are informing you of these changes to ensure you are aware and can act by March 19, 2024, if needed.
Time To Take Action!
The USDA National Organic Program’s Strengthening Organic Enforcement (SOE) Rule is creating significant change in the organic community, especially for some previously exempt operations.
The Organic Trade Association (OTA) is hosting educational opportunities about Strengthening Organic Enforcement (SOE) through the remainder of 2023. Check out the upcoming opportunities:
Requirements for nonretail containers and audit trail documentation
Attention OTA Members!
The Organic Trade Association (OTA) has announced additional resources to support the organic community as we prepare to meet the new Strengthening Organic Enforcement (SOE) Rule. You can read more about these resources in the re-post below.