Organic Standards for Livestock Production: Excerpts of USDA’s National Organic Program Regulations


This collection of standards from the USDA’s National Organic Program (NOP) provides the reader with key standards relevant to certified organic livestock production. Two similar publications are available from ATTRA for crop production (all ruminant livestock producers must produce pasture) and handling of organic products.
Organic Standards are subject to revision or amendment. Please check the National Organic Program (NOP) website for the most current version of the Rule.

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