The Organic Council of Ontario

The Voice for Organics in Ontario

The Organic Council of Ontario

Recent Updates

United Kingdom-Canada Organic Equivalence Arrangement (UKCOEA)

United Kingdom-Canada Organic Equivalence Arrangement (UKCOEA)

OCO is excited to announce the United Kingdom-Canada Organic Equivalence Arrangement (UKCOEA). The United Kingdom (UK) and Canada now recognize...

We’re Hiring: Part-Time Administrative Assistant/Bookkeeper

OCO is seeking a part-time administrative assistant and bookkeeper familiar with Quickbooks Online and non-profit accounting. Experience with government grants,...

Carbon Markets – How Can Farmers Cash In On Their Regenerative Practices?

As tech and finance firms realize the vast potential the agriculture sector holds to mitigate and reverse climate change, increasingly...

COVID-19 Resources

How are you coping with the impacts of COVID-19? We’ve put together a short form for you to get in...

Fruit and Vegetable: Highlights from the Revised Canadian Organic Standards

Published by Fruit and Vegetable Dec 21, 2020 By Laura Northey, Nicole Boudreau, Janet Wallace After an intensive revision process,...

2020 Organic Standards Published

As of December 11, 2020 the revised 2020 Canadian Organic Standards (COS) have been published by the Canadian General Standards...

Video Highlights from the Fall Field Day Series

In October of 2020, the Organic Council of Ontario (OCO) and the Ecological Farmers Association of Ontario (EFAO) partnered to...

Accomplishments in 2020

This has been a memorable year for the Organic Council of Ontario. The pandemic significantly changed how we operate as...

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.