Press Releases and Statements

Report makes recommendations for organic corn and wheat supply chain resilience

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Guelph, Ontario – June 19, 2024 – A report mapping the organic corn and wheat supply chains...

Organic Council of Ontario Receives Funding For Public Trust Campaign 

Guelph, Ontario – June 7th, 2024 – The Organic Council of Ontario (OCO) has received funding for a public trust campaign...

OCO Official Statement: GE Database Transparency

TORONTO ON, May 4th, 2023: Yesterday, Minister of Agriculture and Agri-Food, the Honourable Marie-Claude Bibeau, the Honourable Minister Marie-Claude Bibeau,...

OCO’s Official Response to PCPA Targeted Review

The Government of Canada recently released its Consultation on the Targeted Review of the Pesticide Control Products Act Discussion Paper,...

OCO’s Official Response to the CFIA’s Exemption Proposal for GE

The CFIA has recently proposed a new regulatory guidance which would allow companies to employ gene editing techniques from organic...