Organic Transition Trainer Program
OAK's Transition Trainers assist farmers who are interested in transitioning to USDA-certified organic production. Transition Trainers are organic specialists and are available for one-on-one consultations, providing a personal level of service and technical assistance on-site, at the farmer’s convenience. Transition Trainers can help in the following areas:
Farm transition plans
Navigating regulations around organic certification
Fundamental principles of organic agriculture
Practical details about organic crop, livestock, grain, and dairy production
Recordkeeping and other specific requirements
Are you interested to work with an Organic Transition Trainer?
Send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org for more information!
Please note: this is a FREE, first-come first-served service.
This program is made possible with support from:
USDA NRCS, Blooming Prairie, Snowy Owl, Patagonia and UNFI Foundation
Excited to get started? Check out our page on Organic Certification Resources
to learn about the certifying process, organic regulations and more.