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Webinar - Organic Summer School Series: Organic 101

New to the organic industry? Join a panel of industry experts as they explore the basics of what the organic label does (and doesn’t) mean, how it is enforced, and why it is the gold standard for food the world around. Learn more about our Webinar series.

Date: 
Wednesday, June 26, 2019 - 13:00 to 14:00

Webinar - Organic Summer School Series: Getting the Most Out of Your OTA Membership

If you've joined the Organic Trade Association in the past year, or if it's been a while since you've engaged, you've come to the right place! During this fast-paced Webinar, we will introduce you to the people and programs behind your trade association, so you can maximize your investment, and position your business for success. Learn more about our Webinar series.

Date: 
Wednesday, June 12, 2019 - 13:00 to 14:00

Webinar - The Organic Center Presents: Citrus Greening Disease - the Quest for an Organic Management Solution

Citrus Greening is a devastating disease affecting citrus around the world – though Florida citrus has been particularly hard hit. Infected trees are unable to extract the nutrients they need from soil, resulting in severely compromised yields and fruit that is unsuitable for sale. Until now, most of the protocols used to fight the spread of the disease have not been compliant with organic regulations. The Organic Center has collaborated with University of Florida researchers to publish a study that outlines a rigorous, multi-faceted approach to protecting citrus trees in organic systems.

Date: 
Thursday, May 9, 2019 - 14:00 to 15:00

International Program: U.S. Organic Market Briefing & Export Outlook

Alexis Carey, the Organic Trade Association's International Trade Manager, will deliver a data-driven overview of the U.S. organic market, including industry size, trending consumer categories, resources for import buyers and exporters, and insights on key trading partners. Learn more about our Webinar series.

Date: 
Thursday, April 18, 2019 - 13:00 to 14:00

Webinar - Organic Fraud Prevention Solutions

Following an extensive pilot project to detect and prevent fraud in the global organic supply chain, the Organic Trade Association has launched a comprehensive program and toolkit for the organic community. Learn about the best practices in fraud prevention to keep your supply chain strong from seed to shelf from Gwendolyn Wyard, Vice President of Regulatory and Technical Affairs. Learn more about our Webinar series.

Date: 
Thursday, April 11, 2019 - 13:00 to 14:00

Webinar - NOSB Outlook for the Produce Community

Join the Organic Trade Association's regulatory team for a produce-focused briefing on the issues up for discussion and decision at the spring National Organic Standards Board meeting (Seattle, WA on April 24-26), and for an introduction to the issues on deck for the Board’s fall review cycle. Learn more about our Webinar series.

Date: 
Friday, March 29, 2019 - 13:00 to 14:00

Webinar - The Organic Center Presents: Organic's Impact on Human Health

The more we learn about the adverse effects of toxic and persistent agricultural inputs on eaters, farmworkers, and their families, the clearer the connection becomes between organic food and agriculture and lower cancer risks. Dr. Jessica Shade, The Organic Center's Director of Science Programs, will discuss several groundbreaking studies with their respected authors. Learn more about our Webinar series.

Date: 
Wednesday, March 20, 2019 - 15:00 to 16:00

The Organic Center Benefit Dinner

Join us for the The Organic Center's 16th Annual Benefit Dinner, the biggest all-organic networking dinner on Wednesday, March 6 at Natural Products Expo West.

Expect a thought-provoking program featuring keynote speaker Shannon Allen. Shannon, wife of 2x NBA champion Ray Allen, is the creator and owner of the thriving all-organic fast-food restaurant chain grown™.
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Date: 
Wednesday, March 6, 2019 - 18:00 to 22:00

Organic Trade Association Winter Board Meeting [Phone Conference]

The Organic Trade Association Winter Board Meeting will take place via phone conference on December 11, 2019 from 2:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m. EST. 

The OTA Board of Directors typically meets as a full Board at least four times a year, two or three in-person meetings and one or two via teleconference. Each Board member serves on one of the three committees: Executive, Community Relations, or Governance.  Each committee typically meets once per month.

For more information, contact Stephanie Jerger

Meeting Information:

Date: 
Wednesday, December 11, 2019 - 14:00 to 16:00

Organic Trade Association Fall Board Meeting [In-Person]

The Organic Trade Association Fall Board Meeting will be taking place on September 11, 2019 from 2:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m. EST. The meeting will be held in conjunction with Natural Products Expo East in Baltimore, MD.

The OTA Board of Directors typically meets as a full Board at least four times a year, two or three in-person meetings and one or two via teleconference. Each Board member serves on one of the three committees: Executive, Community Relations, or Governance.  Each committee typically meets once per month.

Date: 
Wednesday, September 11, 2019 - 14:00 to 16:00

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