Currently, approximately 30,000 organic farms and processing facilities around the world are certified to the USDA organic standards. Their certification is managed by approximately 100 certifying agents located throughout the United States and around the world.
USDA organic products are produced in the United States and many other countries around the world. The National Organic Program also has trade arrangements with several nations to facilitate the import and export of organic products. The specific requirements vary for each arrangement. Learn more
While the online training materials are intended for certifying agents, they may be helpful resources for other audiences. Please note that online training modules do not count towards accreditation or certification. Learn more