National Organic Program

The National Organic Program (NOP) develops, implements, and administers national production, handling, and labeling standards for organic agricultural products. The NOP also accredits the certifying agents (foreign and domestic) who inspect organic production and handling operations to certify that they meet USDA standards.

Website: NOPAQSS@usda.govPhone: 202 720-3252Mailing Address:Room 4008-South Building 1400 Independence Avenue, SW
Washington, DC 20250-0020Date Updated: 2/2/2010