Press Releases and Statements

OCO’s Response to PCPA Targeted Changes

OCO’s Response to PCPA Targeted Changes

In March 2022, the Health Canada Pest Management Regulatory Agency (PMRA) opened a consultation on a facet of their Transformation Agenda...

Ontario’s Big In Organic Eaters But Not Growers, New Report Confirms

January 28th, Guelph - The Organic Council of Ontario (OCO) has released their 2021 Ontario Organic Market Report published in partnership with the Canada Organic Trade Association (COTA).

2021 In Review

Looking back over 2021, at OCO, we have had a very productive year thanks to our network of creative and hardworking organic operators and producers across Ontario. Check out some of our amazing achievements!

Agricultural Ministers From Across Canada Release the Guelph Statement

On November 10th, 2021, federal and provincial agriculture ministers from across Canada met in Guelph, ON to discuss how Canadian agriculture will develop from 2023-2028 under the new Agricultural Policy Framework (APF).