Organic Certification for Professional organic producers, processors and distributors
If you are interested in converting your holding to organic production or in processing, retailing or distributing a product to be labelled as ‘organic’, then follow this link for 5 easy steps and your application will be underway.
The Organic Trust is the centre of excellence when it comes to organic inspection and certification in Ireland. The very broad range of organic technical expertise available within our organisation is at your service.
The Department of Agriculture, Fisheries & Food offers a range of financial incentives to assist those interested in getting involved in organic production. In addition capital grants are available for the purchase of specific equipment
The Organic Trust is the organic certification body of choice for the professional organic producer which is why the Organic Trust logo features on the bulk of Irish-produced organic products in Ireland. Go to the About Us section to find out more..
At a gathering of Organic Producers, Organic Certification Bodies and lobby groups from all over the EU (see picture) held in Dublin this week by the IFOAM EU Group (International Federation of Organic Agriculture Movements) in partnership with Organic Trust Ltd and IOFGA, Gavin Lynch…
The Organic Trust are delighted to report that the Minister for Agriculture, Food and the Marine, Simon Coveney TD, today announced that applications are now being accepted for the 2013 Organic Farming Scheme.
Organic Trust welcomes the decision by the Department of Agriculture to honour the contracts of all organic farmers who had applied for area based measures of the AEOS scheme in 2010. This decision has come about on foot of representations made by Organic Trust on…
A public consultation process has been organised by the EU Commission to obtain opinions from EU citizens on all aspects of organic production. All citizens, organisations and public authorities who are concerned by a review of the European policy on organic agriculture are welcome to…
The Organic Trust was founded in Ireland in 1991 by a core group of dedicated organic producers including some of the pioneers of organic production in Ireland. The Trust was established as a voluntary non-profit making organisation to provide a credible system of organic inspection & certification on which the consumer can depend. The overall aim or mission of the organisation is to maintain the integrity of food labelled as 'organic' and to assure the consumer that organic food carrying the Organic Trust logo was produced in compliance with strict organic standards. High standards of organic production and an inspection system built on a very detailed knowledge of organic production are the pillars of the Organic Trust.
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