Cost Share Application for Organic Certification Refunds Available
Organic California avocado growers take note — the deadline to complete the National Organic Certification Cost Share Program application is October 31, 2019. Through this program, eligible organic operations can be reimbursed up to 75 percent of their organic certification costs (not to exceed $750 per certification). In addition, eligible growers can receive a refund of their California State Organic Program registration fees. The program is available to U.S. operations that received organic certification between October 1, 2018 – September 30, 2019.
The application documents are available online. Completed applications should be sent to:
California Department of Food and Agriculture
Organic Cost Share Program
ATTN: Sharon Parsons
1220 N Street
Sacramento, CA 95814
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