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Save on your OF&G Certification

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Organic Farmers & Growers Ltd (OF&G) is a leading control body approved by the UK Government’s Department for Environment Food and Rural Affairs (Defra) to inspect and certify organic production and processing in the UK. OF&G is also fully accredited with UKAS to EN45011 (guideline for certifying bodies).

OF&G has more than two decades of experience in inspection and certification with around 200,000 hectares of organic or in-conversion land, as well as hundreds of food processing and other organic enterprises under OF&G license in the UK.

In addition, OF&G offers certification of anaerobic digestion outputs to PAS 110 and the Quality Digestate Protocol and composting certification to PAS 100 and the Compost Quality Protocol.

Save on your Organic Farmers & Growers Certification

NFU members can get an exclusive discount on the OF&G Organic Certification Scheme.

Members who are new to organic and take advantage of the scheme can receive a 25 per cent discount on their first year’s annual certification cost, saving them more than £90.

Organic producers who are already certified but are not yet members of OF&G will receive a 20 per cent discount on their inspection and certification costs in their first year, with savings up to £178.60.

Roger Kerr, OF&G chief executive, said the body was proud to have developed an exclusive relationship with the NFU to help support its organic farming members.

“The organic farming sector is a vital part of the UK agricultural industry. Making sure it has the support to continue to develop and thrive through partnerships like this is something that is incredibly important to us.”


What is the offer?

For NFU Farmer & Grower members that have organic certification with another certifier:

  • 20 per cent discount on OF&G Certification on 1st year annual certification cost.

For NFU Farmer & Grower members that wish to become organically certified for the first time:

  • 25 per cent discount on OF&G Certification on first year annual certification cost.


    How do I get the discount?

    The discount is only available to paid up Farmer & Grower members.

    Please call NFUCallfirst on 0370 845 8458.



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