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Nominate your organic heroes!

All nominations and letters of endorsement for the Organic Trade Association’s annual prestigious Organic Leadership Awards–which recognize organic individuals who have made a significant difference to organic agriculture, industry and trade—must be submitted to OTA by April 21. If you have been intending to nominate someone for the Growing the Organic Industry, Organic Farmer of […]

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Everything you’ve ever wanted to know about labeling textiles 

The Organic Trade Association, Global Organic Textile Standard, and Textile Exchange are coordinating a joint webinar to provide the industry with guidance on labeling textiles that contain organic material for sale in the United States. Any company with product sold in the United States or that is planning to begin sales in the U.S. is […]

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GOTS regional meeting in New York City

A Global Organic Textile Standard (GOTS) regional meeting will take place on Thursday, May 4, from 10 a.m. to noon at the Yotel Hotel in New York City. The meeting will cover changes to the standard with the release of version 5.0 and allow time to answer your questions in person. It will be held in […]

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Register for free webinar on labeling textiles

The Organic Trade Association, Global Organic Textile Standard, and Textile Exchange are coordinating a joint webinar to provide the industry with guidance on labeling textiles that contain organic material for sale in the United States. Any company with product sold in the United States or that is planning to begin sales in the U.S. is […]

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GOTS to hold regional meeting in New York City

A Global Organic Textile Standard (GOTS) regional meeting will take place on Thursday, May 4, from 10 a.m. to noon at the Yotel Hotel, 570 10th Ave. (corner of 41st St), Club Cabin #4 (4th floor) in New York City. The meeting will cover changes to the standard with the release of version 5.0 and allow time to […]

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Register for Organic Week in D.C.

Join your peers and fellow Organic Trade Association members for OTA’s signature policymaking event in May. Registration is now open for the Organic Trade Association’s Organic Week in Washington, D.C., May 22-25. The agenda will include The Organic Center’s Confluences Summit May 22-23, OTA Member Working Sessions May 23, OTA’s Policy Conference at the Newseum May 24, and OTA Advocacy […]

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Sponsor opportunities for policy events

Supporting OTA’s Policy Conference & Hill Visit Days provides on-the-ground opportunities to advocate for organic during OTA’s signature policymaking event. Help to provide a week full of advocacy and education, including a day for members to conduct trade association business, an informative and thought-provoking policy conference, and an opportunity for members to make their voices […]

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Send an organic farmer to Capitol Hill!

As we near OTA’s Policy Conference & Hill Visit Days, we are calling for scholarship providers for organic farmers.  Will you help to create the opportunity for an organic farmer to directly access Capitol Hill? Your investment covers the farmer’s costs for the conference and travel. Contact Amy Bovaird to learn more

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Loop the Lincoln with Clif Bar during Organic Week D.C.

Get energized before OTA’s Member Day during Organic Week in Washington, and run or walk alongside Members of Congress and their staff for organic! Mark your calendars for Tuesday, May 23, from 7 to 9 a.m.  Contact Amy Bovaird for additional information.

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Hope to see you in Anaheim!

It’s going to be an organic week in Anaheim and we can’t wait to see you there! As a content partner for the Cultivating Organic track at Natural Products Expo West, the Organic Trade Association is excited to bring you a number of  ‘can’t miss’ opportunities for organic education this Thursday and Friday. Kick off your Expo on Thursday at 10:15 a.m. with the U.S. Organic Market Briefing for […]

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