What's the difference between CCOF and USDA?
We get many inquiries about which 'certifier' is more strict, USDA or CCOF. I often hear 'CCOF is the gold standard,' when in reality, USDA sets the standards, and CCOF certifies and audits to that standard.
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"CCOF is a nonprofit organization that advances organic agriculture for a healthy world through organic certification, education, advocacy, and promotion. We envision a world where organic is the norm."