STEP 2: Upon review and acceptance of the application, an on-site inspection of the organic operation is conducted by a trained inspector. A written inspection report is provided to O.C. and to the applicant.
STEP 3: A final review of the application, materials and inspection report is conducted and a decision on certification rendered by Organic Certifiers. Upon receipt of the annual certification fee, an original certificate is issued to the certified operation. The certification must be updated annually.