The Organic Council of Ontario

The Voice for Organics in Ontario

The Organic Council of Ontario

Recent Updates


Organic Food Fraud is on the CFIA’s Radar

1 Good News for Organic Businesses and Consumers On Monday, news broke of an Ontario chicken supplier charged with fraudulently labelling...


Help OMAFRA Develop an Agricultural Soil Health and Conservation Strategy

As part of its mandate to preserve the productive capacity of Ontario’s agricultural land, OMAFRA is seeking input toward the...


A New Provincial Mandate for Agriculture: What Does it Mean for Organic?

Premier Wynne’s mandate letters to her Cabinet were released last on September 23rd, and her letter to Minister Leal put...


MPPs Learn about Organic Sector Priorities at OCO’s MPP Engagement Day

On Sept. 21st, over 35 provincial members of Parliament joined in the Organic Council of Ontario (OCO)’s MPP Engagement Day at...

What is OCO?

The Organic Council of Ontario is the trade organisation for organic businesses in Ontario. Our members are Organic farmers, producers, processors, certifiers, supporters and advocates.

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OCO works with government figures to ensure that agricultural policy and legislation meet the needs of Ontario’s organic businesses. 


Demand for organic is high. OCO supports Ontario’s organic businesses in order to build its capacity and supply more Ontarians with organic.


OCO works to create an interconnected network of organic businesses, producers, farmers, scholars, consumers and organic supporters.