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Farm Policy Matters

Find information, fact sheets, resources, and action alerts on the farm bill, genetically engineered food, organic agriculture, dirty energy, and other food and farm policy issues.

http://action.oeffa.org

OEFFA Begin Farming Program

Find information about OEFFA programs and resources designed for aspiring and early career farmers.

http://beginfarming.oeffa.org

OEFFA Certification Program

OEFFA certifies a diverse group of more than 750 operations throughout the midwest, including mixed vegetable and grain farms, family dairies, pasture-based livestock operations, and food processors. This page provides more information about the certification process and regulations.

http://www.oeffa.org/certification

OEFFA Discounted Workers Compensation Rates

OEFFA members in Ohio can receive discounted rates for Ohio Bureau of Workers Compensation payments.

http://www.oeffa.org/news/workerscomp

OEFFA Event Calendar

OEFFA's online event calendar is a source for finding food and farm workshops, meetings, farm tours, and other events throughout Ohio.

http://www.oeffa.org/events

OEFFA News Archives

Read OEFFA's newsletters from 2006 to the present.

http://www.oeffa.org/news

OEFFA Seasonal Farm Jobs Program

This program connects host farms with farm job seekers. Farmers and workers can complete a profile to be included.

http://www.oeffa.org/seasonal.php

OEFFA Specialty Crop Webinars

OEFFA and the Cuyahoga Valley Countryside Conservancy have partnered to offer a series of webinars to address the business and production aspects of managing successful specialty crop operations.

http://www.oeffa.org/news/?page_id=569

OEFFA Webinars

OEFFA's YouTube channel contains recorded webinars and other videos.

http://www.youtube.com/OEFFAEducation

Organic Corn, Soybean, and Grain Buyers

Last updated June 2018, this list provides information on buyers of certified organic corn, soybean, and grains.

http://www.oeffa.org/documents/cornsoybeanandgrainbuyers6-22-18.pdf

Organic Seed and Plant Stock Suppliers

Last updated in April 2018, this list provides information on suppliers of certified organic seed and untreated planting stock.

http://www.oeffa.org/documents/certifiedorganicseedanduntreatedplantingstocksuppliers4-27-18.pdf

The Good Earth Guide to Organic and Ecological Farms, Gardens, and Related Businesses

This searchable local food and farm directory lists more than 400 farms and businesses in Ohio and the midwest.

http://www.oeffa.org/geg

Transition Guide and Workbook
OEFFA

This guide and workbook will walk you step-by-step through the transition process, including how to complete an Organic System Plan.

http://certification.oeffa.org/transitional.php

Understanding Organic: Answers to Frequently Asked Questions

This factsheet is designed to answer frequently asked consumer questions about organic products and certification. Organic producers are encouraged to print, copy, and distribute this factsheet to customers.

http://www.oeffa.org/documents/OrganicFactsheet.pdf

Food Safety Planning: Down on the Farm

This OEFFA report helps produce farmers understand what it means to develop a farm food safety plan, sharing examples from eight organic farms who are working to meet federal food safety rules.

http://www.oeffa.org/news/wp-content/uploads/2019/05/OEFFA-food-safety-planning-guide-2017.pdf

Kiva Zip

OEFFA has partnered with Kiva Zip to serve as a Trustee to endorse 0% interest loan requests from individual borrowers to Kiva's community of lenders.

http://www.oeffa.org/invest.php

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