Here are a few of our favorite organizations that we wanted to share
with you.

KOSHER UNION

For over 80 years the Orthodox Union has maintained
the highest standard of kosher supervision. Today the OU certifies
more than 400,000 products making it the world’s most recognized and the world’s
most trusted kosher symbol.

NATIONAL COOPERATIVE GROCERS ASSOCIATION

A grocery association for over 100 natural food co-ops across
the country, which provides operational and promotional support to co-ops
to help them stay competitive in the marketplace.

ORGANIC TRADE ASSOCIATION

Organic Trade Association (OTA) is a membership-based business
association that focuses on the organic business community
in North America. The OTA’s mission is to promote and protect the growth
of organic trade to benefit the environment, farmers, the public and the
economy
.

OREGON TILTH

Oregon Tilth is a nonprofit research and education membership
organization dedicated to biologically sound and socially equitable
agriculture. Tilth’s history begins in 1974, as an agricultural organization
with a unique urban-rural outlook. Primarily an organization of organic
farmers, gardeners and consumers, Tilth offers educational events throughout
the state of Oregon, and provides organic certification services to
organic growers, processors, and handlers internationally.

USDA ORGANIC

A consumer and producer site that contains detailed information
on the National Organic Program including the organic certification
guidelines.