NEXT CHAPTER MTG: JUNE 6, 6-8pm, in Escondido
VAL DOLCINI, PRES/CEO, POLLINATOR PARTNERSHIP
Mr. Dolcini served previously as Administrator of the USDA Farm Service Agency, and his vast knowledge & experience are now focused on our winged organic partners and stressors challenging their very survival.
PHIL LAROCCA, CHAIRMAN, CCOF
Mr. LaRocca is a pioneering organic farmer, and a recognized leader and passionate advocate of organic farming throughout the state as Chairman of CCOF, Inc.
CHRISTIAN SUTTON will join us again this month to talk about member support with produce sales & distribution!
Light dinner service
RSVP: Jessica Black @ firstname.lastname@example.org
WHERE: North Inland Live Well Center, 649 W. Mission Avenue, Escondido
IS YOUR FARM READY FOR ITS CLOSE UP? submit a photo of your farM, your workers, OR YOU ON THE JOB to CCOFPSW@YAHOO.COM for our slideshow. Please include a one-sentence caption. Thank you!
CCOF Pacific Southwest Chapter
We are proud to represent over 400 members in Desert Valley, Imperial, South Los Angeles, Riverside, San Bernardino, and San Diego Counties.
CCOF Mission Statement
CCOF advances organic agriculture for a healthy world. We accomplish our purpose through organic certification, education, advocacy, and promotion.
We envision a world where organic is the norm.
Our Organic Principles
Organic standards promote and enhance biodiversity, biological cycles, and soil fertility, and restore, maintain, and enhance ecological harmony. The legacy of organic will be the catalyzation of healthy, sustainable, and humane production systems. CCOF believes that organic standards should continually evolve to address a broadening range of issues.