Ontario Organic Blog

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The small-farm perspective

Arranging to interview Heather Johnson at Severn Sunset farm took a bit of coordination. After a few false starts, we...

Giving certification some teeth

When the Organic Council of Ontario asked me to interview farmers and other organic business people to collect their thoughts...

Organic: More than Just Marketing

There are a lot of different labels, terms and certifications for consumers to consider when buying food. It can be...

Supporting small-scale organic producers in Ontario

This fall, the Ontario legislature is considering a bill that would regulate use of the term “organic” in the province....

Making Sense of “Organic” Labels For Non-Food Products

It’s hard enough, sometimes, trying to determine whether the food you buy is indeed organic. But what happens when the...