The National Organic Program is pleased to announce the availability of three publications.
|March 2012 Organic Integrity Quarterly|
The March 2012 edition of the NOP newsletter, now called the Organic Integrity Quarterly, is now available! This issue includes updates on many important topics, including:
- U.S. / EU trade partnership, including reflections from Deputy Secretary Merrigan
- Canada equivalency arrangement update
- National List update
- EQIP Organic Initiative and other NRCS programs and services
- Recap: 2012 certifying agent training
- NOP staff update
March 2012 Organic Integrity Quarterly
|Memos to Certifying Agents|
The NOP sent two memos to certifying agents regarding trade partnerships:
Impact of U.S. - EU Organic Equivalency Arrangement
Certification for Operations Based in Canada
|About the National Organic Program (NOP)|
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|About the NOP Organic Insider|
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