This page provides information on certification, including fact sheets, recordkeeping documents, standards and policies, and certified organic buyers and suppliers.
COVID-19 News and Resources
This page includes information about OEFFA's operations and certification services, resources for farmers and market managers, online marketing tools, community supported agriculture listings, policy resources, financial resources, and more.
Farm Policy Matters
Find information, fact sheets, resources, and action alerts on the farm bill, genetically engineered food, organic agriculture, dirty energy, and other food and farm policy issues.
OEFFA’s land-linking service helps connect farmers looking for land and landowners looking for a farmer.
OEFFA Begin Farming Program
Find information about OEFFA programs and resources designed for aspiring and early career farmers.
OEFFA Certification Program
OEFFA certifies a diverse group of more than 1,300 operations throughout the Midwest, including mixed vegetable and grain farms, family dairies, pasture-based livestock operations, and food processors. This page provides more information about the certification process and regulations.
OEFFA Discounted Workers Compensation Rates
OEFFA members in Ohio can receive discounted rates for Ohio Bureau of Workers Compensation payments.
OEFFA Event Calendar
OEFFA's online event calendar is a source for finding food and farm workshops, meetings, farm tours, and other events throughout Ohio.
OEFFA News Archives
Read OEFFA's newsletters from 2006 to the present.
OEFFA Seasonal Farm Jobs Program
This program connects host farms with farm job seekers. Farmers and workers can complete a profile to be included.
OEFFA’s YouTube channel features dozens of webinars on dairy herd health, high tunnel management, farm management, specialty crops, and more.
The Good Earth Guide to Organic and Ecological Farms, Gardens, and Related Businesses
This searchable local food and farm directory lists more than 400 farms and businesses in Ohio and the midwest.
Transition Guide and Workbook
This guide and workbook will walk you step-by-step through the transition process, including how to complete an Organic System Plan.
Food Safety Planning: Down on the Farm
This OEFFA report helps produce farmers understand what it means to develop a farm food safety plan, sharing examples from eight organic farms who are working to meet federal food safety rules.
OEFFA has partnered with Kiva Zip to serve as a Trustee to endorse 0% interest loan requests from individual borrowers to Kiva's community of lenders.
OEFFA: (614) 421-2022
OEFFA Certification: (614) 262-2022