The checkoff is strongly supported by the Organic Trade Association and staunchly opposed by the No Organic Checkoff Coalition.
Organic certification is not an all-or-nothing proposition. A mistake or violation could lead to a f
Growing the local food economy is challenged by Idaho’s climate, the need for year-round prod
Organicology, held in Portland, attracts a range of organic producers and activists.
The New Mexico Organic Certification Program has operated with a $100,000-a-year deficit since the state cut its funding in 2010 and capped the fees it collects.