Our Mission: To address issues and concerns relevant to organic inspectors, to provide quality inspector training, and
to promote consistency and integrity in the organic certification process.

Resources

Consisting of links to varied information that you may find useful.

Crop Information

Sustainable Pest Management in Greenhouses and High Tunnels, which is a 9-page fact sheet for growers who want to learn how beneficial insects can protect crops in season-extending structures. Published by SARE Outreach.


http://kerrcenter.com/publication/market-farming-with-rotations-and-cover-crops-an-organic-bio-extensive-system/  


http://kerrcenter.com/publication/small-scale-organics-guidebook-non-certified-organic-grower/   


http://kerrcenter.com/publication/brief-overview-history-philosophy-organic-agriculture/


Livestock Information

 


Processing Information

 


Generally Useful Information

Organic Agriculture Centre of Canada - link to English language site with link to sign up for their great monthly newsletter. Available in English and French. https://www.dal.ca/faculty/agriculture/oacc/en-home.html



The archive index for all USDA Organic Insider newsletters:

http://archive.constantcontact.com/fs054/1103777415326/archive/1108212629106.html


Presentations - These are usually slide shows that have been presented to an IOIA group or in a venue that is related to organic and inspections.

Organics Thru the Eyes of the Inspector Ib Hagsten, author