Where to Buy Organic Food
Listed below are the databases that might help you find where to buy organic food in Canada.
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Canadian Organic Growers (COG) http://www.cog.ca/our-services/Directory/ -- COG's online Database of Organics in Canada.
Organic Trade Association (OTA) www.theorganicpages.com -- OTA's directory, The Organic Pages Online
Seeds of Diversity Canada www.seeds.ca -- A link to a list of commercial sources of heritage seeds and plants is available on this web site.
Biodynamic Farming and Gardening Association www.biodynamics.com -- A link to a database of CSA farms. Canadian data is incomplete, but about 40 Canadian CSAs are listed.
Manitoba Organic Alliance Directory - Directory from Manitoba Organic Alliance http://www.manitobaorganicalliance.com/directory
Certified Organic Associations of British Columbia (COABC) www.certifiedorganic.bc.ca -- Click on "Producers, Farmers and Retailers" to access COABC online database.
LifeCycles www.lifecyclesproject.ca -- a link to a Local Food Directory for the Greater Victoria Community.
Organic Growers Directory www.agric.gov.ab.ca/food/organic/directory -- Alberta Agriculture, Food and Rural Development . List of businesses in Alberta.
Saskatchewan - Alberta Organic Producers Directory http://www.organicfarmdirectory.ca/
Ottawa COG chapter http://cog.ca/ottawa/organic-food-directory/, click on "COG Ottawa Organic Food Directory" -- A link to a list of about 50 businesses published and maintained by the chapter.
Perth-Waterloo-Wellington COG chapter https://www.cog.ca/pww/eatOrganic.php click on "Buy Local Organic Food" -- A list of almost 50 businesses published and maitained by the chapter.
Foodlink Waterloo region http://www.foodlink.ca/ -- Contact info to get the Buy Local! Buy Fresh! Map. The map highlights local producers (organic and non-organic).
Toronto COG chapter http://cogtoronto.org/COG_Toronto/Welcome.html
- Download the Greater Toronto Area Organic Directory.
Carrefour bioalimentaire du Québec www.carrefouralimentaire.com -- Ministère de l'Agriculture et des Pêcheries et de l'Alimentation du Québec. The site is bilingual (French and English). A directory of 3200 companies. Search keys available: Kosher food, Organic food, ... For Quebec businesses only.
Le Bottin Équiterre www.equiterre.org -- a database with many search keys like biologique (organic), ASC (CSA), local, équitable (fair trade).
La fédération d'agriculture biologique du Québec (FABQ) www.fabqbio.ca -- click on "Entrez dans le site", click on "Produits Bio" and you get a list of about 100 organic producers.
CARTV Directory of Québec Certified Organic Products http://www.quebecorganicproducts.info
Atlantic Canadian Organic Regional Network www.acornorganic.org -- Click Find Local Organic Food to find certified producers and processors in Atlantic Canada.