Tuesday, August 20, 2019

Next Week! - Organic Certification Cost Share Program: A Webinar for Farmers’ Market ManagersFarmers’ market managers: support your organic farmers by learning more about the USDA Organic Certification Cost Share Program. Some local producers grow and sell organic products to increase their revenue. These producers may be eligible for a reimbursement of up to 75% for allowed annual certification costs through the USDA Organic Certification Cost Share Program. Join the CCOF Foundation and the California Alliance of Farmers’ Markets for a webinar that highlights the benefits of the USDA Organic Certification Cost Share Program, as well as reviews what organic farmers in California need to do to apply.
Date/Time: August 27, 2019 – 10:00-11:00 a.m. Pacific Time
Cost: Free
More Info/Registration: https://register.gotowebinar.com/register/695968171312822284

Webinar Recording: Organic 101 for Farmers Market ManagersMarket managers, get your organic certification questions answered. Join CCOF Foundation and the California Alliance of Farmers’ Markets for a webinar that reviews the basics of organic certification for farms and highlights organic best practices for farmers’ markets. Learn the answers to common questions about organic including: What is organic? How are farmers market vendors allowed to label their organic or non-organic produce? What is the difference between organic certification and the organic registration required by the California Department of Food and Agriculture? Some local producers grow and sell organic products to increase their revenue. This webinar is a great opportunity for farmers’ market managers to learn another tool to support local producers.
Link to Recording: http://bit.ly/31htHRg