The Alberta Organic Producers Association (AOPA) was initially formed in 1990 with 26 members. In 2000 the membership had grown to 147 inspected
organic producers and processors with approximately 40 associate/supporting members. In 2003 a restructuring took place and the Alberta Organic Producers Association (AOPA) was formed. The certifying body for AOPA is the TransCanada Organic Certification Services (TCO Cert.)
TransCanada Organic Certification Services, TCO Cert, is a member-owned,
100% Canadian based organic certification body, with its roots in one of
the oldest certification bodies in Canada. TCO Cert is Chapter based for
those who appreciate a more supportive approach. With its head office in
Humboldt, SK and representatives across Canada, we offer a very
experienced and capable team able to meet all your organic certification
Membership is open to anyone interested in the production, processing, marketing and consumption of organic products.
A non-profit, member-owned organization, TCO is committed to providing its members with the highest quality organic certification, research and education services, as well as access to the global organic market.
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