USDA Organic Update


Workshop audio recordings from the 2015 MOSES Organic Farming Conference.


Presenter: Betsy Rakola, USDA National Organic Program
Friday 1-b

Hear about the USDA’s current work on organic agriculture from two of USDA’s organic leaders. We’ll discuss proposed livestock regulations, sound and sensible certification, National List updates, crop insurance for organic producers, the 2015 organic producer survey, and research programs. We’ll also discuss USDA’s stakeholder engagement, education, and outreach strategies as well as the role of the National Organic Standards Board in providing advice and recommendations to USDA. Questions are welcome.