PCO’s weekly e-newsletter contains listings of organic products, events, news…and more!
July E-News– PCO Photo Calendar Contest
July E-News– Join PCO at PA Food & Farm Policy Forum
June E-News-USDA Seeks Comments on Proposed Rule for National Bioengineered Food Disclosure Standard
May E-News– Support PCO with a Centre Gives Contribution
May E-News– Challenges Facing EU US Organic Trade
April E-News– PCO Welcomes New Board
February E-News– NOP Invites Nominations for Spring 2018 NOSB Panel on Imports
December E-News– Cast Your Votes for PCO Board Members and Farmers Advisory Council Members
November E-News– Participate in PCO Voting- Deadline Dec. 15th
November E-News– Don’t Miss PCO’s 20th Anniversary Celebration!
October E-News– Farmers Advisory Council Fly-In
October E-News– Last Call for PCO Board Nominations
September E-News– Calling for PCO Board Nominations
July E-News– Professional Development Opportunity for Ag Educators- July 28!
July E-News– PCO Photo Calendar Contest!
June E-News– Summer 2017 Organic Matters Available Now!
May E-News– Last Call for Centre Gives Contributions!
May E-News– Contribute Today to Maximize Your Support!
May E-News– There’s Still Time to Support PCO with a Centre Gives Contribution!
May E-News– Support PCO with a Centre Gives Contribution Today!
April E-News– Spring 2017 Organic Matters available now!
March E-News– April FARMDATA Training Workshop- Registration Open!
February E-News– Organic Cropping Systems for Ag Professionals
January E-News– 2017 Board Election Extension
January E-News– Volunteer with PCO at 2017 PA Farm Show!
December E-News– Winter 2017 Organic Matters Hot Off the Press!
November E-News– Make Your Voice Heard- Weigh In On Farm Bill Survey!
November E-News– Don’t Miss Growing PA’s Organic Farms Conference
November E-News– Last Call for PCO Board Nominations
October E-News– Call for PCO Board Nominations
October E-News– Request for Proposals- Comprehensive Marketing Plan
October E-News– Last Call to Participate in PCO Bylaws Vote!
September E-News– Participate in PCO Bylaws Vote!
July E-News– PCO Membership Meeting & Farmer Appreciation Day!
June E-News– PCO Photo Calendar Contest
June E-News– Cast Your Nominations for PCO Annual Awards!
June E-News– PCO Welcomes New Board Members
May E-News– PCO’s Transition to Organic Grain Study Circle & Farm Tour
May E-News– USDA Official Talks Latest in Organic Crop Insurance
April E-News– Farmer Scholarships Available for NOSB Meeting
March E-News– Organic Crops Study Circle
February E-News– PCO Awarded SARE Grant!
January E-News– Board Ballots Due Feb. 1st
January E-News– PCO Board Members- Cast Your Votes!
December E-News– Forest Botanicals Workshop “first of its kind”
November E-News– Participate in PCO Board Nominations!
November E-News– Forest Botanicals Conference!
October E-News– Openings at PCO- Come Join Our Team!
October E-News– Growing PA’s Organic Farms Conference
October E-News– PCO Job Openings- Come Join Our Team!
October E-News– Avian Influenza Management Workshop
October E-News– National Survey for Organic Farmers
September E-News– FarmFest Brings Outstanding Speakers, Education
August E-News– Organic Crop Grower Meetings
August E-News– PCO Job Openings: Come Join Our Team!
August E-News– 2015 Sunset Review Proposed Rule- Comments Due Aug. 31st
August E-News– Forest Botanicals: Working Together to Build New Supply Chain
July E-News– Origin of Livestock Comment Deadline
June E-News– PCO Photo Calendar Contest
June E-News– PCO Tagline Contest and Member Survey
June E-News– Summer Field Days
May E-News– Pollinator Declines
May E-News– Centre Gives 2015
April E-News– Support PCO Through Centre Gives!
April E-News– PCO Welcomes New 2015 Board Members
April E-News– A Case Study on Ultra High Stock Density Grazing
March E-News– Material Review Upcoming- Organic Stakeholder Input Encouraged!
March E-News– PA Sustainable Ag Survey- Please Respond!
March E-News– Carabid Beetles: Your Allies on the Ground
February E-News– 2015 Food Trends
January E-News– Vote on PCO Bylaws Changes & PCO Board Members
January E-News– Join us for PCO’s Special Winter Reception
January E-News – Free OV/PCO Member Meeting Focuses on Animal Health, Organic Standards
January E-News– Bacterial Disease Management of Onion
December E-News – Comment Now on Organic Exemption
December E-News- Rotational Grazing for Organic Dairy
December E-News– New PCO Advertising Opportunities- Sign Up Today!
November E-News– Upcoming PA Farmer’s Union FREE Event- Don’t Miss It!
November E-News– Reducing Nitrate Leaching with the Right Cover Crop Mixtures
October E-News– FarmFest Coordinator Position Available- Apply Now!
October E-News– National Organic Program Listening Session
October E-News– Cover Crops and Field Day Insights
Emarketplace 9/24/14– Call for Marketing/Branding Proposals!
Emarketplace 9/17/14– Call for Board Member Nominations
Emarketplace 9/10/14– NODPA Organic Dairy Field Days- Sept. 25 + 26!
Emarketplace 8/27/14– Spiral Path Farm Field Day- Sept. 4th!
Emarketplace 8/20/14– Organic Grain and Forage Production Meeting- Aug. 28!
Emarketplace 8/13/14– Last Call Photo Contest!
Emarketplace 8/6/14– Organic Crop & Dairy Field Day- Aug. 19!
Emarketplace 7/30/14– FarmFest August 1 & 2!
Emarketplace 7/23/14– FarmFest Education- Don’t Miss It!
Emarketplace 7/16/14– Photo Calendar Contest- July 31st Deadline!
Emarketplace 7/9/14– Organic Grain Production Field Day- Aug. 1!
Emarketplace 7/2/14– Celebrate Organic Farming & Local Food!
Emarketplace 6/25/14– FarmFest Posters, Organic Grain Educational Opportunities
Emarketplace 6/4/14– Thanks for Supporting Centre Gives!
Emarketplace 5/28/14– USDA Announces Crop Insurance for Organic Farms
Emarketplace 5/21/14– Watch Organic Trade Association Policy Sessions Live
Emarketplace 5/14/14– Ian Mitchell-Innes Grazing & Nutrition Workshop- Register Now!
Emarketplace 5/7/14– Not too Late to Be a Part of It- #CentreGives Ends @ Noon
Emarketplace 4/20/14– Centre Gives Gaining Momentum- Be a Part of It!
Emarketplace 4/23/14– Give Local- Contribute to PCO!
Emarketplace 4/16/14– Make Your Voice Heard- New GMO Labeling Legislation
Emarketplace 4/9/14– Grazing Planning with Troy Bishopp April 29
Emarketplace 4/2/14– GMO Free PA Gathering Testimonies
Emarketplace 3/26/14– Call for PCO Board Nominations
Emarketplace 3/19/14– Call for NOSB Nominations
Emarketplace 3/12/14– NOP Updates
Emarketplace 3/5/14– FarmFest Sponsor Opportunities Available
Emarketplace 2/26/14– FarmFest Vendor Opportunities
Emarketplace 2/19/14– PCO Honors Outstanding Farmers and Processors
Emarketplace 2/12/14– PCO Welcomes New Outreach Specialist
Emarketplace 2/5/14– Honest Tea President to Keynote TOMORROW’s Annual Meeting!
Emarketplace 1/29/14– Winter Standards Meeting Upcoming- Register Now!
Emarketplace 1/22/14– Submit Your 2014 PCO Board Ballots!
Emarketplace 1/15/14– FDA Announces Plan to Revise Food Safety Rules
Emarketplace 1/8/14– Agricultural Coexistence Comment Period Extended
Emarketplace 12/18/13– NOP Standards Update
Emarketplace 12/4/13– Science and Value of Organic
Emarketplace 11/20/13– Food Safety Comment Deadline Extended! (22 November 2013)
Emarketplace 11/13/13 – Food Safety Comments Due Friday! (15 November 2013)
Emarketplace 11/6/13 – New Grassfed Beef Market Report
Emarketplace 10/30/13 – Conservation Funding Deadline Extended
Emarketpalce 10/23/13 – PCO Comments on Biodegradable Plastic Mulch
Emarketplace 10/16/13 – Calling 2014 FarmFest Volunteers!
Emarketplace 10/9/13 – PCO Announces 100% Grassfed Certification
Emarketplace 10/2/13 – Organic Equivalence Agreement w/Japan
Emarketplace 9/25/13 – Now Accepting PCO Board Nominations!
Emarketplace 9/18/13 – Don’t Miss NODPA’s Field Days – NEXT WEEKEND!
Emarketplace 9/11/13 – Food Safety Rule Feedback Requested
Emarketplace 9/4/13 – PCO Members- ByLaws Votes Due September 15th!
Emarketplace 8/28/13 – Calendar Photo Contest- Submit Your Photos Today!
Emarketplace 8/21/13 – Summer and Fall Field Days!
Emarketplace 8/14/13 – Join PCO at Ag Progress Days!
Emarketplace 8/7/13 – FarmFest a Success!
Emarketplace 7/31/13 – FarmFest is THIS Weekend!
Emarketplace 7/24/13 – FarmFest is NEXT Weekend!
Emarketplace 7/17/13 – Rodale Field Day July 19
Emarketplace 7/10/13 – New PCO Certified Slaughterhouse
Emarketplace 7/3/13 – Pennsylvania Organic FarmFest Offers Outdoor Summer Activities
Emarketplace 6/26/13 – Organic Dairy Transition Field Day
Emarketplace 6/19/13 – FarmFest 5K Run and 1 Mile Fun Run/Walk
Emarketplace 6/12/13 – Second Annual FarmFest Music Line Up
Emarketplace 6/5/13 – Second Annual FarmFest Silent Auction
Emarketplace 5/29/13 – Get Involved at 2nd Annual FarmFest!
Emarketplace 5/21/13 – Contribute Today to Centre Gives Online Fundraising for PCO!
Emarketplace 5/15/13 – Make Calls Now to Restore Organic Funding!
Emarketplace 5/8/13 – Organic Advertising Opportunities Available!
Emarketplace 5/1/13 – PCO Welcomes New Board Members
Emarketplace 4/24/13 – FSMA Comment Period Extended
Emarketplace 4/17/13 – PCO to Participate in Centre Gives!
Emarketplace 4/10/13 – PCO Members- Last Day to Vote!
Emarketplace 4/3/13 – Spring 2013 Organic Matters Hot Off the Press!
Emarketplace 3/27/13 – Food Safety Workshop Series
Emarketplace 3/20/13 – Cast Your Votes for PCO Board & Standards!
Emarketplace 3/13/13 – National Organic Program Updates
Emarketplace 3/6/13 – Conservation Innovation Grants Available Through NRCS!
Emarketplace 2/27/13 – Check out PCO’s Organic Agriculture Blog!
Emarketplace 2/13/13 – National Organic Program Updates
Emarketplace 2/6/13 – Don’t Miss PCO’s Annual Meeting Tomorrow!
Emarketplace 1/30/13 – OTA Conference & Hill Visit Days- Make Your Voice Heard!
Emarketplace 1/23/2013 – New USDA Microloans Available for Small Farmers
Emarketplace 1/16/2013 – Winter 2013 Organic Matters Available Now!
Emarketplace 1/9/2013 – Don’t Miss PCO’s Standards and Annual Meetings- Register Today!
Emarketplace 12/19/2012 – PCO’s Upcoming Standards and Annual Meetings!
Emarketplace 12/12/2012 – New Guides for Organic Operations
Emarketplace 12/5/2012 – Participate in PCO Board Nominations!
Emarketplace 11/28/2012 – Participate in PCO Board Nominations!
Emarketplace 11/21/2012 – Participate in PCO Board Nominations!
Emarketplace 11/14/2012 – Cost Share Deadline- November 16th!
Emarketplace 11/7/2012 – PCO Welcomes New Members
Emarketplace 10/29/2012 – PCO Office Closed October 29 & 30
Emarketplace 10/17/2012 – Penn State Offers Free Water Tests for Dairy Farms
Emarketplace 10/10/2012 – Kathleen Merrigan to Visit PSU!
Emarketplace 10/3/2012 – Fall 2012 Organic Matters Hot Off the Press!
Emarketplace 9/26/2012 – New Partnership Eases Organic & Gluten-Free Inspection Process
Emarketplace 9/19/2012 – Organic Wheat, Rye, & Corn Silage For Sale
Emarketplace 9/12/2012 – Cost Share Deadline Approaching!
Emarketplace 9/5/2012 – Health Benefits Driving Consumers to Organic, Research Confirms
Emarketplace 8/29/2012 – Last Call for Photo Contest- Submit Your Photos Today!
Emarketplace 8/22/2012 – NOP Adds Materials to National List!
Emarketplace 8/15/2012 – Organic Food Safety & Seed Sourcing Webinars
Emarketplace 8/8/2012 – Organic Crop Rotation Webinar
Emarketplace 8/1/2012 – First Organic FarmFest- this Weekend!
Emarketplace 7/25/2012 – Free Workshops at FarmFest- August 3 & 4th!
Emarketplace 7/18/2012 – Showcase your Farm in PCO’s Photo Calendar!
Emarketplace 7/11/2012 – July Pasture Walks
Emarketplace 7/3/2012 – Summer 2012 Organic Matters Hot Off the Press!
Emarketplace 6/26/2012 – Important 36 Hour Campaign Begins Tomorrow- Support PCO!
Emarketplace 6/20/2012 – Act Now to Save Organic Cost Share & Organic Crop Insurance!
Emarketplace 6/13/2012 – Armyworm Outbreak and Control
Emarketplace 6/6/2012 – PCO Welcomes New May Members!
Emarketplace 5/30/2012 – Preventing GMO Contamination with Best Management Practices
Emarketplace 5/23/2012 – Soils/Cover Crop Workshop June 21st!
Emarketplace 5/16/2012 – FarmFest Exhibitor Opportunities!
Emarketplace 5/2/2012 – Free Business Consultations at FarmFest!
Emaketplace 4/25/2012 – Farm Bill Action Alert!
Emarketplace 4/18/2012 – Spring Organic Matters Available Now!
Emarketplace 4/11/2012 – Director of Operations Opening at PCO
Emarketplace 4/4/2012 – Lecithin Final Rule Published by NOP
Emarketplace 3/28/2012 – NOP Publishes Final Rule: Amendments to National List
Emarketplace 3/21/2012 – PCO Welcomes 2012 Board Members
Emarketplace 3/14/2012 – Organic No-till Workshop!
Emarketplace 3/7/2012 – Organic Matters Classified Ads Due!
Emarketplace 2/29/2012– Farm Fest Volunteer Opportunities!
Emarketplace 2/22/2012 – PCO Celebrates 15 Years with First Annual Farm Fest!
Emarketplace 2/15/2012 – Cast Your Votes for PCO Board and Standards!
Emarketplace 2/8/2012 – PCO Honors Organic Farmers & Organizations
Emarketplace 1/11/2012 – Conservation Stewardship Deadline Extended!
Emarketplace 1/4/2012 -Emarketplace: NOP Proposed Rule- Comments Due 1/9/12
Emarketplace 12/28/2011 – Visit PCO at the Keystone Farm Show
Emarketplace 12/14/2011– PCO Pasture Rule and Standards Meetings
Emarketplace 12/7/2011– Ag Regulation and Compliance Workshop
Emarketplace 11/30/2011– Vegetable Production Webinars
Emarketplace 11/16/2011 – Profitability on Organic Dairy Farms
Emarketplace 11/2/2011 – Healthy Soils for a Healthy Organic Dairy Farm
Emarketplace 10/26/2011 – Extend the Growing Season
Emarketplace 10/19/2011 – On Farm Energy Solutions
Emarketplace 10/12/2011 – Organic Farming Profitable!
Emarketplace 10/5/2011 – Disaster Relief May Be Available
Emarketplace 9/28/2011 – Check Out PCO’s Fall Issue of Organic Matters
Emarketplace 09/21/2011 – Cost Share Reminder
Emarketplace 09/14/2011 – Seeking Board Nominations
Emarketplace 09/7/2011 – Organic Listening Session
Emarketplace 08/31/2011 – Last Chance for Calendar Contest