Explore our Affiliates from United States of America
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Non-profit educational association serving accredited organic certification agencies whose clients' products are marketed in the US. Activities include on-line discussion forum for certification agencies, newsletters, training programs for certification agency staff.
The Alliance for Organic Integrity is bringing together key actors from the organic sector to strengthen the integrity of organic guarantees through working with partners to identify deficiencies, develop action plans and to reward good performance, combat fraud and create solutions.
I am a researcher, consultant and inspector with over 30 years of experience in organic agriculture. I have served on the IFOAM Standards Committee, the Principles of Organic Agriculture Task Force, the Technology Innovation Platform of IFOAM's Council, and am past President of IFOAM North America.
Certified Naturally Grown (CNG) provides certification for direct-market farmers and beekeepers throughout North America. CNG is a Participatory Guarantee System, relying on peer inspections to verify production practices meet certification standards. This approach strengthens the organic movement and supports direct market farms by fostering knowledge exchange and valuable connections between members of local farming communities. CNG certified producers gain access to graphic design services...
Dr. Bronner’s mission and commitment is dedicated to building an engine for promoting and advancing positive social change. From pioneering USDA certified organic personal care products, to creating Fair Trade projects across the world that ensure fair and just treatment of farmers and workers, to creating a socially responsible workplace here in the U.S., we strive to honor our heritage with progressive business practices, while devoting profits to worthwhile causes and charities worldwide.
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Ecocert is an inspection and certification body established in France in 1991. Ecocert Inc. was created in 2008 in San Francisco, California, as a subsidiary of Ecocert Group. From its creation, Ecocert has specialized in the certification of organic agricultural products and has diversified its range of services to include organic and natural cosmetics, ecoproducts, fair trade, green spaces, etc. Ecocert Inc. answers to US clients’ request to receive a worldwide, well-known certification ...
I am a retired organic inspector of 20 years and IPM consulting experience. Through OLLI (Osher Life Long Learning Institute, affiliated with the Denver University College systemI have recently conducted a 7 week class titled "The Impact of Climate Change on Agriculture and Food Production". The class progressed from prehistoric agriculture through comparisons of organic and conventional production. The imperatives of organic systems were emphasized to preserve our rapidly declining soil qual...
At General Mills, we know that food plays a central role in people’s lives and has a profound impact on the environment and communities worldwide. We believe that our company can be a force for good. By using our global scale and leadership, we work to create value and make a difference for consumers, employees, communities and the planet. General Mills focuses its responsibility efforts across four key areas: Our Food, Our Planet, Our Workplace and Our Community. We have focused on the topic...
We are an independently owned and operated company, whose goals are to certify food and fiber as organic through a specific set of standards that comply with what we consider a highly motivated ethically conducted industry without stifling the grower's pioneering spirit. Our motto is service to our members, quality to the consumers. Established in 1997, Goa brings 70 years of collective certification administration. Goa offers NOP certification & COR ACCREDITATION. GOA has been ISO 17065 accr...
Global Seed Savers is an international non-profit organization committed to building hunger free and healthy communities with access to sustainable farmer produced food and seeds. We are committed to supporting food security in the Philippines. Through educating and empowering farmers to return to the historical practice of saving seeds they are no longer dependent on purchasing seeds after each planting and forced to use harmful chemicals to grow these seeds. Through our education and traini...
I am an organic farmer, organic educator, organic inspector and organic advocate. I currently serve on the USDA National Organic Standards Board. We raise vegetables, chickens and honeybees on our farm, as well as organic transplants for sale to commercial growers and home gardeners. I am a member of the Organic Farmers Association, an adviser to the National Organic Coalition, and serve on the Wisconsin Organic Advisory Council.
International membership association of inspectors and supporting members. Sponsors organic inspector training and training for the organic sector in several languages around the world. Publishes organic inspection manuals, maintains website. Advocacy and policy work for organic. Mission is to address issues and concerns of organic inspectors, provide quality inspector training, and to promote integrity and consistency in the organic certification process.
Organic Farmer and Advocate for underserved farmers, small-scale farmers - education and training on organic farming systems, agroecology, regenerative organic agriculture, and the Principles of Organic Agriculture: strengthening local and global organic food systems, healthy environments, healthy communities; Coordinator Small Farm Programs and Associate Professor at Florida Agricultural and Mechanical University.
Kamut International partners with growers, distributors and manufacturers to promote KAMUT brand khorasan wheat products. KAMUT® brand khorasan wheat is an ancient grain, guaranteed under the KAMUT brand, to never be hybridized or genetically modified, always organically grown, and is prized for its nutrition, ease of digestibility, sweet nutty-buttery taste and firm texture.