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Organic Certification Crop

The organic certification requirement of crop production varies from country to country and involves a set of production standards for growing of crops.

Organic Certification Crop
Organic Certification Crop
Organic Certification Crop
Organic Certification Crop

Requirement Of Crop Production Certification

  • Land must have no prohibited substances applied to it for at least 2 years before sowing in case of annual and biennial crops and 3 years after the first harvest of an organic crop in the case of perennial crops. Note: For NOP-USDA; Land must have no prohibited substances applied to it for at least 3 years before prior to harvest of the first certified organic crop.

  • Soil fertility and crop nutrients will be managed through tillage and cultivation practices, crop rotations, and cover crops, supplemented with animal and crop waste materials and allowed inputs.

  • Operations must use certified organic seeds and planting stock. If certified organic seed and plant materials are not available, chemically untreated conventional seed and plant material must be used.

  • Crop pests, weeds, and diseases will be controlled primarily through management practices, including physical, mechanical, and biological controls. When these practices are not sufficient, a biological, botanical, or allowed input may be used.

  • The use of genetic engineering, transgenic plant or plant material, ionizing radiation and sewage sludge is prohibited.

  • Maintenance of buffer zones, depending on the risk of contamination.

  • Take preventive measures to avoid contamination and commingling during growing, harvest, storage and handling of the crop produce.

  • Implementation of an Organic System Plan, with proactive fertility systems; conservation measures; environmentally sound manure, weed, disease, and pest management practices; and soil building crop rotation systems.

  • All records pertaining to production, storage, purchase and sales available and maintain all records at least five years beyond its creation.

FairCert Services

A team of professional, young, energetic and experienced inspection & certification team having vast knowledge of different types of operations will work with your organization and ensure that standard requirements must be fulfill to facilitate the Organic certification. FairCert is committed to continual improvement and customer satisfaction.

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