NOP Acknowledges CDFA Organic Input Material Program

 Dec 16, 2015 12:00:00 AM

The USDA Organic Insider Newsletter

This month, the National Organic Program issued a letter to the California Department of Food and Agriculture (CDFA) Inspection Services to acknowledge that the CDFA Organic Input Material (OIM) program meets the criteria for a material review organization as set forth in Policy Memo 11-4: Evaluation of Materials Used in Organic Crop, Livestock, and Handling Operations. Certifying agents and certified operations may now recognize reviews conducted by the CDFA OIM regarding the acceptability of materials for use in organic processes.

 

View the Letter to CDFA

View Policy Memo 11-4