Brief overview of Oregon Tilth projects and programs
Education & Research
We have an active research and education program promoting on-farm and sustainable agriculture research, cooperative development, and farmer-led breeding programs. We publish In Good Tilth, a regional newsletter covering issues on sustainable and organic agriculture.
[More about our Education and Research Programs...]
Oregon Tilth is a world leader in organic certification of food providers from soil to store, and is noted for the integrity of the Oregon Tilth Certified Organic label (OTCO).
[More About our Certification Program...]
Oregon Tilth advocates for state and federal policy that insures transparency in food production, encourages conservation and sharing of natural resources, and offers equitable consideration of organic farmers and organic production techniques.
[More about advocacy...]
Events and Outreach
We provide speakers for groups and organizations interested in the work of Oregon Tilth or in specific topics such as gardening, alternatives to pesticides, composting, and food safety. Oregon Tilth also coordinates conferences, produces events locally, and makes presentations at fairs, educational events, and trade shows throughout the region. [See upcoming events here]