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OTA Selects Member of the Year

Washington, D.C.—The Organic Trade Association (OTA) has honored all of its members with its Member of the Year Award, according to a press release,...

Total Organic Sales Up 5%, Finds OTA

Washington, D.C.—Organic food is proving to be the food of choice for shoppers stuck at home, according to a press release from the Organic...

OTA Receives Funding from USDA

Washington, D.C.—The Organic Trade Association (OTA) has received nearly $3 million from USDA, according to a press release. On Thursday, USDA announced the award of...

OTA Urges Implementation of Origin of Livestock Final Rule

Washington, D.C.—The Organic Trade Association (OTA) on Monday urged the U.S. Department of Agriculture to “move expeditiously” to implement a final rule to clarify...

Organic Farmers Ask Congress to Enforce, Aid Organic

Washington, D.C.—A panel of organic farmers testified before a Congressional committee on Wednesday, urging lawmakers and USDA to advance organic and enforce organic standards,...

OTA Expands Support for Organic and Transitioning Farmers

Washington, D.C.—The Organic Trade Association (OTA) is expanding its support for a new “train-the-trainer” program, titled the Organic Agronomy Training Service (OATS) Project, which...

Organic Sales Climb to “Unprecedented Levels”

Washington, DC--The U.S. organic market topped the $50 billion market for the first time, climbing to an unprecedented $52.5 billion in 2018, according to...

OTA Offering Webinar on Organic Fraud Prevention

Washington, D.C.—The Organic Trade Association (OTA) is offering a webinar on organic fraud prevention on Thursday April 11, from 1 to 2pm. The program...

OTA’s Annual Spring Policy Conference to Host David Wasserman as Keynote Speaker

Washington, D.C.--The Organic Trade Association’s Annual Spring Policy Conference which is focusing on Bold Ideas and Critical Conversations, will host political analyst David Wasserman...

Organic Farmers Head to DC to Meet Lawmakers

Washington, D.C.--Members of the Organic Trade Association’s Farmers Advisory Council are heading to Washington to meet with members of Congress on February 5-6. Twenty-two farmers from...