Navigating label claims and getting an organic certification can be both confusing and costly for producers. That’s why CCOF and Oregon Tilth have stepped in offering webinars that will cover the basics. Read below to find out about upcoming July webinars.
- Oregon Tilth Certified Organic’s webinar will explain the intricacies of labeling claims and labeling requirements. Brian Scheel from Oregon Tilth and Gwendolyn Wyard from the Organic Trade Association will address labeling compliance under the National Organic Program and other labeling claims like non-gmo, natural and more. Check out OTCO’s labeling and composition guide before the webinar.
Details: July 07, 2015 12:00 PM PDT / 3:00 PM ET; Free; Register here.
- CCOF’s webinar will cover how to develop labels that comply with the USDA’s National Organic Program and how to avoid costly mistakes and delays in product roll-out. Organic Education Solutions LLC — an educational company that helps processors, distributors, retailers and others with organic certification — will lead the webinar with discussion of product composition and percentage calculations, the correct use of CCOF and USDA “Organic” seals, ingredient listing, and the CCOF label approval process.
Details: July 16, 2015, 1:00pm – 3:00pm; $20; Register here.