We would like to share important information related to the National Organic Standards Board's (NOSB) fall 2011 meeting and the organic trade partnership between the U.S. and the EU.
|NOSB Recommendations + Transcripts|
The NOSB's final recommendations and transcripts from its November 29 - December 2, 2011 meeting in Savannah, Georgia are now available:
Meeting Information and Transcripts
Note: NOSB is an advisory body to the Secretary of Agriculture. NOSB recommendations are not NOP policy unless the NOP issues final rules, final guidance, final instructions, or a policy memorandum that adopts the NOSB recommendations. They are not part of the USDA organic standards unless such action is taken.
|Webinar: Accessing the EU Organic Market|
The Organic Trade Association invites you to learn how, beginning June 1, 2012, the U.S.-EU trade partnership can help open the world's second-largest organic market to U.S. growers and companies. Learn more about partnership
Thursday, February 23, 2012
2:00 - 3:00 pm EST
Questions or wish to register? Email Cathleen Strong
There is no cost to attend the live webinar, but attendance is limited to the first 300 registrants.
|About the National Organic Program (NOP)|
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|About the NOP Organic Insider|
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