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Media Alert: Organic Trade Association welcomes judge’s decision to hear animal welfare case

Maggie McNeilmmcneil@ota.com(202) 403-8514Alt Phone: (202) 615-7997 (October 4, 2018) — The Organic Trade Association on Thursday welcomed the decision by the U.S. District Court for the District of Columbia today to hear the association’s case against the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) over the agency’s failure to put into effect new organic livestock standards. “We are delighted the […]

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Media Alert: Organic Trade Association welcomes judge’s decision to hear animal welfare case

Maggie McNeilmmcneil@ota.com(202) 403-8514Alt Phone: (202) 615-7997 (October 4, 2018) — The Organic Trade Association on Thursday welcomed the decision by the U.S. District Court for the District of Columbia today to hear the association’s case against the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) over the agency’s failure to put into effect new organic livestock standards. “We are delighted the […]

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A no-fail recipe at Organic Awards Dinner: stellar leaders, scrumptious food

Organic Trade Association recognizes mentors and ambassadors for organicMaggie McNeilmmcneil@ota.com(202) 403-8514 (September 24, 2018) — Each of the accomplished organic leaders honored by the Organic Trade Association at its annual awards dinner this month followed a unique recipe for success, with one common core ingredient: a clear desire to make the world a better place.   Combine […]

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A no-fail recipe at Organic Awards Dinner: stellar leaders, scrumptious food

Organic Trade Association recognizes mentors and ambassadors for organicMaggie McNeilmmcneil@ota.com(202) 403-8514 (September 24, 2018) — Each of the accomplished organic leaders honored by the Organic Trade Association at its annual awards dinner this month followed a unique recipe for success, with one common core ingredient: a clear desire to make the world a better place.   Combine […]

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Record number of Organic Trade Association members vote in Board election

New Board and Member of the Year announced at Annual MeetingMaggie McNeilmmcneil@ota.com(202) 403-8514Alt Phone: (202) 615-7997 Washington , DC US  (September 18, 2018) — Organic Trade Association members turned out in record numbers to choose their Board leadership for 2018-2019. The association announced the results of the election at its Annual Meeting in Baltimore, Maryland, on September […]

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Record number of Organic Trade Association members vote in Board election

New Board and Member of the Year announced at Annual MeetingMaggie McNeilmmcneil@ota.com(202) 403-8514Alt Phone: (202) 615-7997 Washington , DC US  (September 18, 2018) — Organic Trade Association members turned out in record numbers to choose their Board leadership for 2018-2019. The association announced the results of the election at its Annual Meeting in Baltimore, Maryland, on September […]

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Organic Trade Association drives move toward voluntary organic check-off

Trade group and its members pledge not to walk away from industry-invested programMaggie McNeilmmcneil@ota.com(202) 403-8514Alt Phone: (202) 615-7997 Washington , DC US  (September 6, 2018) — The Organic Trade Association on Thursday announced an engaged and bold plan to move forward with a voluntary industry-invested organic research, promotion and education check-off program that will be collaboratively designed […]

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Organic Trade Association drives move toward voluntary organic check-off

Trade group and its members pledge not to walk away from industry-invested programMaggie McNeilmmcneil@ota.com(202) 403-8514Alt Phone: (202) 615-7997 Washington , DC US  (September 6, 2018) — The Organic Trade Association on Thursday announced an engaged and bold plan to move forward with a voluntary industry-invested organic research, promotion and education check-off program that will be collaboratively designed […]

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Organic Trade Association statement on USDA termination of Organic Check-off

*MEDIA STATEMENT*Maggie McNeilmmcneil@ota.com(202) 403-8514Alt Phone: (202) 615-7997 Washington , DC US  (May 11, 2018) — The U.S. Department of Agriculture’s action to terminate the rulemaking process to establish a national research and promotion program for organic (aka “Organic Check-off”) reflects a pattern of holding back forward progress on organic by USDA. The $50 billion organic sector offers […]

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Organic Trade Association statement on USDA termination of Organic Check-off

*MEDIA STATEMENT*Maggie McNeilmmcneil@ota.com(202) 403-8514Alt Phone: (202) 615-7997 Washington , DC US  (May 11, 2018) — The U.S. Department of Agriculture’s action to terminate the rulemaking process to establish a national research and promotion program for organic (aka “Organic Check-off”) reflects a pattern of holding back forward progress on organic by USDA. The $50 billion organic sector offers […]

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