Organic Certification Cost Share Program (OCCSP) – Deadline Oct 31st

Agricultural producers and handlers who are certified organic, along with producers and handlers who are transitioning to organic production, can now apply for the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s (USDA) Organic and Transitional Education and Certification Program (OTECP) and Organic Certification Cost Share Program (OCCSP), which help producers and handlers cover the cost of organic certification, along with other related expenses. Applications for OTECP and OCCSP are both due October 31, 2022. 

Contact your FSA county office to file a cost-share application for organic certification.

October 31, 2022 at 8:00am - 9am