Monthly Archives: September 2015

Canadian Organic Standards Review – Final Version Now Available

The final versions of the Canadian Organic Standards are now available on the Organic Federation of Canada (OFC) website: General principles and management standards: CAN/CGSB-32.310 – Sept. 2015 http://organicfederation.ca/sites/documents/0032-0310-000-EN-NE0-0016%20sept%202015_0.pdf Permitted substances lists: CAN/CGSB-32.311 – Sept. 2015 http://organicfederation.ca/sites/documents/0032-0311-000-EN-NE0-0016%20sept%202015.pdf According to the OFC, the … Continue reading

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FREE Online Tutorials to Help You Use the Agricultural Information Atlas!

The Ministry of Agriculture, Food and Rural Affairs (OMAFRA) developed a series of tutorials to help you use the Agricultural Information Atlas (AIA). The tutorials provide step-by-step instructions on a range of topics – from the basics of navigating through … Continue reading

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Mark your calendars! University of Guelph Centre for Urban Organic Farming Open House.

Date: Wednesday, September 30, 2015 Time: 1-4 pm Location: Site Tours:University of Guelph Centre for Urban Organic Farming, College Ave. East & Dundas Lane, Guelph, Ontario. Presentations: Cutten Fields, 190 College Ave East, Gueph, Ontario. Come and learn about organic … Continue reading

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Welcome to the new home of ONOrganic!

ONOrganic is the Ontario Ministry of Agriculture, Food and Rural Affair’s (OMAFRA) blog for technical information relating to Ontario’s organic agriculture sector.  Postings about crop and livestock production, pest management, business, marketing and upcoming events/workshops will be available on a … Continue reading

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