Baystate Organic Certifiers (BOC)

CERTIFIER: Baystate Organic Certifiers (BOC)

WEB SITEwww.baystateorganic.org
NOP INFORMATIONorganic.ams.usda.gov/integrity/CP/CertifierProfilePage.aspx?cid=8
HEADQUARTERSDighton, MA
US CERTIFIED OPERATION LOCATIONSAL, CA, CT, DC, DE, FL, ID, IL, MA, MD, ME, MI, NC, NH, NJ, NY, OH, PA, RI, VA, VT, WV
ACCREDITED SCOPESCROPS, HANDLING, LIVESTOCK, WILD CROPS

BOC certifies hydroponic operations, despite language in the organic regulations requiring soil.

CERTIFIER STANDING: Undermining the true meaning of organics

CriteriaComments
Hydroponic DetailsCertifies hydroponic operations.
Material ReviewUnconfirmed
Fee StructureSee website for more information.
InspectorsUnconfirmed
ImportsUnconfirmed
Farm SizesUnconfirmed
Outdoor Access for PoultryProper outdoor access for poultry may be provided.
Pasture AccessUnconfirmed
Livestock AlterationsUnconfirmed
Origin of LivestockUnconfirmed
Antibiotics in LivestockUnconfirmed
InspectionsUnconfirmed
Residue TestingUnconfirmed
Producer Support ServicesUnconfirmed