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This Is Organic BC

Join us as we celebrate, champion and advocate for a resilient organic sector in British Columbia.

About Us

Organic BC is growing the organic movement in British Columbia from the ground up. Our grassroots network of organic certifiers, farmers, processors and consumers is working to build healthy soil, ecosystems, people and communities. Together, we’re raising the standards for organic agriculture and transforming agriculture’s impact on the planet.

Who we are

About Organic

What is Organic?

Organic agriculture is a production system that sustains the health of soils, ecosystems, and people.

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Is it Organic?

In British Columbia, it’s easy to tell if a food product is truly organic.

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Canadian Organic Standards

Organic agriculture in Canada is governed by rigorous principles, practices and permitted substances.

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Find Organic

Find local organic food, farms and businesses through the Organic BC directory.

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Interested in becoming certified organic? It's easier than you think!

Certification options

Choose from a wide variety of organic certifers to find the best fit for you and your business

Two certification programs

Certify under the British Columbia Certified Organic Program and/or the Canada Organic Regime


Organic BC's unique online tool makes certification easier than ever


Organic BC News

Update: CFIA’s Proposal to Deregulate GMOs

Updates on the CFIA’s proposal to exempt many new genetically engineered plants from government regulation.

Organic BC May 18, 2022

Funding cuts to organic? No thank you!

After over a decade of demanding permanent funding for the Canadian Organic Standards, we are seeing even more cuts to the organic regime. Demand permanent funding for the Canadian Organic Standards!

Organic BC March 31, 2022

Notice of 2022 Annual General Meeting

  The 2022 Organic BC Annual General Meeting will take place via Zoom on April 12th at 3:00 pm. Everyone is welcome! To register, please get in touch with Mary […]

Organic BC March 30, 2022

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