Introduction to Organic Certification
These workshops are designed for producers interested in transitioning to or learning more about certified organic farming. The workshop will address common barriers with certification, the certification process and answer any questions participants may have about certifying.
Three workshops will take place across Ontario:
Uxbridge Tuesday, January 26, 2016 Sanford Hall 8:30 am to 3:30 pm REGISTRATION CLOSED
Facilitator: Simon Jacques
Ottawa Monday, February 8, 2016 Bronson Centre 9 am to 4 pm REGISTRATION CLOSED
Facilitator: Maureen Bostock
Brantford Tuesday, February 16, 2016 T.B. Costain/SC Johnson Community Centre 9 am to 4 pm REGISTRATION CLOSED
Facilitator: Delia Elkin
Registration for these workshops is FREE ($50 value) and lunch will be provided. We ask that you register in advance so we can properly accomodate.
The workshop will be 6 hours with an additional hour for lunch (provided). Participants will be given materials to work with and resources to use in their transition process.
This project was funded in part through Growing Forward 2 (GF2), a federal-provincial-territorial initiative. The Agricultural Adaptation Council assists in the delivery of GF2 in Ontario.