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OTA Leadership Award: Growing the Organic Industry

OTA’s Organic Leadership Awards are given annually to individuals who have shown leadership and vision in furthering the goals of the organic movement. For 2014, OTA is accepting nominations for three Organic Leadership awards. Nominees for the Growing Organic Industry Award should be individuals who have made significant contributions to growing organic via their work [...]

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OTA seeks 2014 Organic Leadership Awards nominations

Please help honor heroes in the organic sector by submitting a nomination for OTA’s 2014 Organic Leadership Awards. This year’s categories are Growing the Organic Industry, Organic Farmer of the Year, and Rising Star. Contact Tessa Young for the selection criterion and nominations forms. Nominations and letters of endorsement will be due in May.

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Latest tallies for OTA’s 2014 Annual Fund

The 2014 Annual Fund has raised $636,674 for OTA and $57,752 for COTA. OTA extends a special thanks to the companies that have pledged their support this week: Cal-Organic/Grimmway, Clover Stornetta, Dan Mullens & Associates, Driscoll’s, Flavor Producers, Hapifood Group Inc., KeHE, SPINS and Tree of Life Canada. Join your colleagues and make an investment in organic. [...]

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Nearing the goal

We are excited to have raised over 70 percent of the money needed to reach the $950,000 goal for the Annual Fund this year. There is still time to join your organic industry colleagues in supporting the work of the Organic Trade Association, both in the United States and Canada. Make a pledge today. This [...]

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Complete the 2014 Organic Industry Survey

OTA is fielding its 2014 Organic Industry Survey, which provides strategic information to those in the organic marketplace and serves as a foundation for OTA’s media and government advocacy work. Your company’s participation in the survey is critical to our industry’s continued success. If you have not already completed the survey, please do so now.

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There’s still time to complete the 2014 Organic Industry Survey

OTA is currently fielding its 2014 Organic Industry Survey. The study – now in its twelfth year – provides strategic information to those in the organic marketplace, but also serves as a foundation for OTA’s media and government advocacy work. OTA’s 2013 Organic Industry Survey revealed that the organic is now the fourth largest food and feed [...]

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OTA launches organic newsletter for retailers

This week, OTA will launch its newest communications platform – The Organic Market Basket – a twice monthly e-newsletter that is offered at no cost for retailers. The newsletter offers information relevant to merchants who are new to organic, as well as to seasoned industry members who have followed organic for decades. The piece is [...]

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OTA opens 2014 Organic Leadership Awards nominations

Please help honor heroes in the organic sector by submitting a nomination for OTA’s 2014 Organic Leadership Awards. This year’s categories are Growing the Organic Industry, Organic Farmer of the Year, and Rising Star. Contact Tessa Young for the selection criterion and nominations forms. Nominations and letters of endorsement will be due in May.

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Have you completed the Organic Industry Survey?

OTA is currently fielding its 2014 Organic Industry Survey. The study – now in its twelfth year – provides strategic information to those in the organic marketplace, but also serves as a foundation for OTA’s media and government advocacy work. OTA’s 2013 Organic Industry Survey revealed that the organic is now the fourth largest food [...]

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Help OTA quantify and report on the organic industry

OTA is currently fielding its 2014 Organic Industry Survey. Now in its twelfth year, the study provides strategic information to those in the organic marketplace, but also serves as a foundation for OTA’s media and government advocacy work. OTA’s 2013 Organic Industry Survey revealed that the organic is now the fourth largest food and feed [...]

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