Posts by Laura Northey

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...

Exchange Magazine: Ontario Businesses ask MPPs to Adopt and Enforce Federal Organic Standards

In response to our MPP engagement day at Queen’s Park, we received this coverage from Exchange Magazine. For more information...

Blackburnnews.com: Canadian, Ontario Organic Groups Support GE Food Labelling

On June 25th, Blackburnews.com reported that OCO supports the labelling of GE foods in Canada. The GE food labelling issue...

RealAgriculture.com: Why Don’t You Grow Organic?

  Bernard Tobin of realagriculture.com interviews our own Carolyn Young about why Ontario’s farmers are hesitant to convert to organic...

The Ontario Farmer: Organic Expansion Hits a Barrier

Ontario Farmer’s Courtney Denard announces OCO’s sector-wide assessment, which seeks to determine why Ontario’s organic sector is having issues expanding,...