The Organic Council of Ontario

The Voice for Organics in Ontario

The Organic Council of Ontario

Recent Updates

We’re Hiring! Member Communications & Events Coordinator and Policy & Education Coordinator

We’re Hiring! Member Communications & Events Coordinator and Policy & Education Coordinator

We are looking for two enthusiastic and motivated individuals who are passionate about agriculture and the environment to join our...

We want your input on inputs!

Share your input on inputs, and win! Until June 24, share your experiences with input approval for a chance to win one...

The Ontario Organic Act is Back on the Table

Nov. 12, 2018 – TORONTO – A private members bill to legislate the creation of organic regulation in Ontario was...

New Provincial Organic Regulations in Alberta

Did you know that the federal organic regulations are only enforced on products that are sold interprovincially? That means that...

Organic Council of Ontario Welcomes Food Policy for Canada, Important First Step

GUELPH, ON, July 15, 2019  – The Organic Council of Ontario welcomes the launch of a Food Policy for Canada...

Positive Changes for Foreign Workers’ Rights, Impacts on Agricultural Sector Less Clear

Positive Changes for Foreign Workers’ Rights, Impacts on Agricultural Sector Less Clear

Foreign workers in Canada have gained more mobility and freedom following an announcement by the federal government that foreign workers...

Launch of Public Review for Proposed Changes to Canadian Organic Standards

With information from the Organic Federation of Canada Since 2009, all foods produced and sold in Canada that carry the...

Save Our Swallows Campaign from Nature Canada

Save Our Swallows Campaign from Nature Canada

Guest post from Nature Canada Nature Canada launched our Save Our Swallows campaign in 2018, thanks to two years of...

What is OCO?

The Organic Council of Ontario is the voice for organics in Ontario. Our members are the organic farmers, processors, businesses, and supporters who bring organics from the field to your fork.