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Permalink NOSB Approves Hydroponics and Aquaponics for Organic Production

At its fall meeting, the National Organic Standards Board (NOSB) voted 8-7 against a proposal to prohibit hydroponic and aquaponic production in organic agriculture, reports The Packer. Additionally, NOSB voted 14-1 that aeroponics would not be allowed as an organic production practice. The report says that both hydroponic and aquaponic production systems remain eligible for organic certification while USDA considers the NOSB decision.

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