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Our blog focuses on organic industry news, informative posts, Canadian Organic Standards & inputs, plus PACS certified organic member profiles and stories.

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August 04, 2021

PACS is very excited to be celebrating 20 years of providing organic certification! 

To celebrate, PACS has created a special 20th Anniversary logo.  

July 09, 2021

PACS is consistently looking at ways to grow and to give back to our clients, and that’s why we listened! According to the results of our most recent survey, an overwhelming number of clients…

January 25, 2021

The following information has been copied from the Organic Federation of Canada Newsletter, Info-bio

Canadian Standards Interpretation Committee

Comment period –…

April 23, 2020

Young Agrarians (YA) is a network for new and young ecological and organic farmers. It started as a grassroots network in 2012 with the mission to grow new farmers, and has since spread across…

April 16, 2020

In response to the COVID-19 pandemic, the federal government has announced several measures to assist employers and their employees during this turbulent time.


Join us for our…

March 24, 2020

Industry Updates – COVID-19


Industry update 2 April 2020 - Support through COVID-19

  1. Small Business BC  - COVID-19 Small Business Supports. This…
March 24, 2020

Dear PACS Operators and Interested Parties:

The Pacific Agricultural Certification Society (PACS) Executive Director, Board Executives, Certification Committee, and PACS Administrative…

March 24, 2020

This is a message from the BC Ministry of Agriculture. To view this on your browser link here: Ministry…

August 26, 2019

Certified Organic means Non-GMO and Beyond!

Celebrate Organic Week with PACS – September 9 – 15, 2019

Extra-Extra, read all about it... being…

June 11, 2019

The real question should be, ‘do you see the value in organic certification for you and your family, whether you are a producer or a consumer?’ Is it right for your lifestyle? In my humble opinion…

April 08, 2019

Q: Why is being certified organic important to you and your business?
A: We believe that a lot of conventional farming has become too far removed from…

April 08, 2019

Q. Why is being certified organic important to you and your business?
A. Being certified is encouraging to people who buy our products because they…

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