California Certified Organic Farmers

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California Certified Organic Farmers (CCOF) offers premier organic certification programs throughout North and South America for all types of processors, farms, livestock operations, retailers, private labelers, brokers, and more. CCOF is the only full service organic certifier and trade association.  It remains one of the oldest and largest in North America, with more than 1,600 members throughout the farm and processing community.

CCOF certifies products that meet all the USDA Organic Program standards as well as some international standards. The CCOF International standards include the European Economic Community Regulations 2092/91 (EEC) and the Basic Standards of the International Federation of Organic Agricultural Movements (IFOAM). CCOF provides other verification services as needed to ensure superior recognition for their products on the local, national, or world stage.

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