Organic farmers and processors are eligible for a reimbursement of 75% of their annual certification fee costs not to exceed $750. The certification must be conducted by an organization accredited by the U.S. Department of Agriculture. For a list of organizations certifying farms and processors in New York State, see Organizations Providing Organic Certification Services for Producers and Processors in New York State.
At this time, there is no funding available for processor/handlers. Should funding become available, an application form will be posted on this page.
INFORMATION FOR THE 2014 PROGRAM YEAR WILL BE POSTED SHORTLY
For more information on the Organic Certification Reimbursement Program, contact Anne St. Cyr at email@example.com.
New York State Organic Farming Links