National Organic Standards

This is the Rule that all organic certifiers, and likewise all organic producers, must follow.  The following link offers an excellent way to electronically navigate this lengthy regulation:

CFR PART 205—NATIONAL ORGANIC PROGRAM

Thinking about getting certified?  Already certified, but you worry you don’t fully understand what is required?  The NOP offers a variety of resources that present the regulation in plain language:   NOP Training Modules and Guides

Want to dig deeper?  Learn in detail about how the organic program is run from this handy navigational page from NOP:  Welcome to the National Organic Program.