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Code ValueNameDefinitionChange DateVersionStatus
1 EPA EPA – US Environmental Protection Agency 1 CURRENT
10 Demeter-Bund Demeter-Bund - The Demeter movement as an entrepreneurial network promotes the development of bio-dynamic economy, to secure the livelihoods of the world and to strengthen the positive people in his ministry. In cooperation contribute producers, processors, traders and consumers in partnership to shape the market. 1 CURRENT
11 GÄA GÄA - Gäa is a diverse farming association for farmers, processors and traders inside.Focal point is Germany. Gäa is a special design for the structure of the organic farming. Biokreis- The Biokreis is an association for organic farming. Currently more than 800 farms, 80 and 200 processors, consumers are members of Biokreis, committed to working together on more than 33,000 for organic and sustainable farming. 1 CURRENT
12 Naturland Naturland - Naturland is active the world over in promoting organic agriculture. Its members are farmers who produce a wide range of valuable products: coffee from Mexico and Peru, olive oil from Greece, tea from the slopes of India’s mountains, pineapple and other tropical fruit from Uganda, spices from Sri Lanka. Organic agriculture safeguards the existence of smallholders and helps with the sustainable management of what are often fragile ecosystems. On a global scale, over 50,000 Naturland farmers are cultivating an area of over 142,000 hectares. 10 February 2018 1 CURRENT
13 Biopark Biopark - Biopark is an organic farmers’ association based in the North of Germany, in Mecklenburg-Vorpommerania. 10 February 2018 1 CURRENT
14 Ecovin Ecovin - ECOVIN Federation Organic Viticulture Association: ECOVIN largest merger in 1985 as ecologically-working wine estates in Germany was founded. Approximately 220 member companies currently manage 1,600 hectares of vineyards in 11 German wine-growing areas. 10 February 2018 1 CURRENT
15 IFOAM IFOAM - The International Federation of Organic Agriculture Movements (IFOAM) is a grassroots and democratic organization that currently unites 750 member organizations in 116 countries. Note: this value will be deleted in the future and should not be used. 1 CURRENT
16 Demeter International Demeter International Demeter-International e. V. is a non profit organisation and its member organisations work together in the spirit of an international confederation with democratic principles. Membership requires a functioning Demeter certification programme. 1 CURRENT
17 Bioland Bioland: The leading organic farmers' association in Germany for the economy of organic-based businesses without synthetic pesticides and synthetic chemical nitrogen fertilizer. The animals are kept humanely and processed food carefully. This provides an environmentally sound and sustainable food production. 1 CURRENT
19 QCS Quality Certification Services. Note: this value will be deleted in the future and should not be used. 1 CURRENT
2 FSA FSA – UK Food Standards Agency 1 CURRENT
20 WSDA Washington State Dept. of Agriculture. Note: this value will be deleted in the future and should not be used. 1 CURRENT
21 CFIA - Organic Regime The Canada Organic Regime is the Government of Canada's response to requests by the organic sector and consumers to develop a regulated system for organic agricultural products. The Organic Products Regulations define specific requirements for organic products to be labelled as organic or that bear the Canada Organic logo. URL: 2 CURRENT
22 EU Commission The European Union Commission. 2 CURRENT
23 The Organic Industry Standards and Certification Council (OISCC) OISCC - The Organic Industry Standards and Certification Council maintains the Australian National Standard for Organic and Biodynamic Produce, to ensure continued consumer confidence and International market access. 2 CURRENT
24 Australian Certified Organic (ACO) ACO - Australian Certified Organic is Australia’s largest certifier for organic and biodynamic produce and has over 1500 operators within its certification system. ACO is a not for profit fully-owned subsidiary of Australia Organic Ltd. 2 CURRENT
25 National Association for Sustainable Agriculture (NASAA) NASAA Certified Organic (NCO) is a fully-owned subsidiary of The National Association for Sustainable Agriculture, Australia who provides the certification services. 2 CURRENT
26 OFC OFC - The Organic Food Chain provides certification services in accordance with the National Standard for Organic and Bio-Dynamic Produce and other international organic certification standards. 2 CURRENT
27 AUS-QUAL AUS-QUAL is a certification body accredited by JAS-ANZ, providing conformity assessment services for quality management and food safety (HACCP) management systems, as well as Product Cortication Systems for the wider Australian and New Zealand agricultural, horticultural and secondary processing sectors. 2 CURRENT
28 BDRI The Bio-Dynamic Research Institute, founded in 1957, is involved in research and practical development of the Australian DEMETER Bio-Dynamic Method of Agriculture. In 1967 it was vested with the rights and supervision of the DEMETER Trademark in Australia. Part of this role is the certification of DEMETER quality products. 2 CURRENT
29 SFQ Safe Food Production Queensland works in partnership with the Department of Agriculture and Fisheries and Forestry (DAFF) and Queensland Health (QH) across the entire food chain, to ensure Queensland's food supply is safe. 2 CURRENT
3 FDA FDA – US Food and Drug Agency 1 CURRENT
30 Danish Veterinary and Food Administration (DVFA) ​The Danish Veterinary and Food Administration (DVFA) is part of the Ministry of Environment and Food. DVFA is responsible for food safety and health from farm to fork and maintains a list of Danish food companies, aquacultural farms etc. subject to organic inspection. Only authorities under the Ministry of Environment and Food carry out inspection under the government rules for organic production. The Danish AgriFish Agency inspects ​the primary production, while the Danish Veterinary and Food Administration (DVFA) inspects food companies. 2 CURRENT
31 Ökohöfe Verbund Ökohöfe e.V. is an organic cultivation association based in Wanzleben in the Magdeburg Börde region 2 CURRENT
32 Bayerisches Bio-Siegel The biolabel of the Bavarian State Ministry for Food, Agriculture and Forestry meets the wish of consumers for a high quality of organic products and traceable origin. Only those products whose organic quality standards extend far beyond the statutory regulations and originate from the stated regions are permitted to bear this quality seal. Try out convincing organic products yourself, safe in the knowledge of their place of origin. 2 CURRENT
33 Bio Baden-Württemberg The products marked with the bio-symbol Baden-Württemberg are regional organic foods with traceable origin. The use or labelling is based on the ecological standards of the EC eco-regulation supplemented by the requirement that the products have to be produced in fully converted farms and partly also to the stricter requirements of the ecological cultivation associations 2 CURRENT
34 Stichting EKO keurmerk The EKO Certification Foundation is an independent private foundation established in 2012. The foundation has no profit objective. The EKO label for foods has been around for 30 years, and most people know as a hallmark for organic foods. The EKO certificate has been the owner of this collective mark. With the advent of the European Ecolabel (the green leaf with the asterisks), EKO has been given the opportunity to develop further. Producers should be in addition to biologically certified, also carry out additional efforts in the area of ​​sustainability. 2 CURRENT
4 IFOA International Foundation for Organic Agriculture 1 CURRENT
5 BFA BFA - Biological Farmers of Australia 1 CURRENT
6 USDA USDA- US Department of Agriculture 1 CURRENT
7 QAI Quality Assurance International QAI is a leading USDA-accredited organic product certifying agency. Note: this value will be deleted in the future and should not be used. 1 CURRENT
8 Südtirol Bioland Südtirol Bioland - Bioland Association of South Tyrol The Association of South Tyrol is the largest organic association for organic farmers having to farmers in South Tyrol and the only active in association with a national association office Terlan. Note: this value will be deleted in the future and should not be used. 1 CURRENT
9 Ecoland Ecoland - Ecoland is a membership organisation whose members elect a governing Board which is responsible for the design and implementation of the organic certification system. 10 February 2018 1 CURRENT
999 Unspecified Agency Unspecified Agency 1 CURRENT