USDA issues organic program handbook
Copies available from National Organic Program
The Standards Division of the USDA-AMS National Organic Program has issued a new guidance document relating to organic certification.
Topics include recordkeeping, certification, and accreditation of certifying agencies, compliance and enforcement.
Copies can be obtained from the Standards Division, National Organic Program, 1400 Independence Ave. SW Room 2646-S, Ag Stop 0268, Washington, DC 20250-0268.