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Organic certification cost share program now accepting applications

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The Minnesota Department of Agriculture (MDA) is accepting applications for the Minnesota Organic Cost Share Program through October 31, 2011.


Organic certification is a third-party verification system that assures consumers that the organic products they buy are truly organic - produced in compliance with federal organic regulations. Organic operations are monitored through their records, with on-site inspections at least once a year.

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