Organic Certification for Professional organic producers, processors and distributors
If you are interested in converting your holding to organic production or in processing, retailing or distributing a product to be labelled as ‘organic’, then follow this link for 5 easy steps and your application will be underway.
The Organic Trust is the centre of excellence when it comes to organic inspection and certification in Ireland. The very broad range of organic technical expertise available within our organisation is at your service.
The Department of Agriculture, Food & The Marine offers a range of financial incentives to assist those interested in getting involved in organic production. In addition capital grants are available for the purchase of specific equipment
News | 01 Aug 2017
If you are interested in having your farm approved as an Organic Demonstration Farm for the 2017/2018 Organic Demonstration Farm Walk Program which will run from Autumn 2017 to Summer 2018, you need to act IMMEDIATELY!
Applications are invited from Organic Farmers to become Organic Demonstration Farms for the purposes of the Organic Demonstration Farm Walks Programme 2017-2018.
Under this programme, a nationwide series of national organic farming open days will take place on selected organic demonstration farms from Autumn 2017 to Summer 2018.
The official application form is at the end of this notice.
Consideration will be given to Organic Farmers who have full organic status on some or all of their land and farmers who have commenced conversion to organic production.
PLEASE NOTE the completed application form must be submitted to Organic Trust as soon as possible for onward transmission to the Department before the closing date of Friday 11 August, 2017.
This closing date will be strictly adhered to, therefore, please complete the application form NOW and forward to Organic Trust, Vernon House, 2 Vernon Avenue, Clontarf, Dublin 3, by August 9th 2017 at the latest.
Any queries regarding the details of the program should be forwarded to Organic@agriculture.gov.ie
We have been informed by the Department that only completed application forms received from Organic Trust by August 11th 2017 will be considered for inclusion in the Programme, therefore, organic producers need to download and complete the application form NOW please.