ARCHIVED - Suspended and Cancelled Organic Certifications
2013 - April to June

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Atlantic
Ontario
Quebec
West
International

Atlantic

Certification HolderAuthorityEnforcement ActionDate of Enforcement ActionDue Date for Corrective Action or
Date of Certificate Reinstatement
L'Oasis Des Fines Herbes, NB
(Ecocert Canada)
OPR 20 (5) (b) Cancellation2013-06-11 N/A
Sucrerie Royale Limitée, NB
(Ecocert Canada)
OPR 20 (5) (b) Cancellation2013-06-11 N/A
Ferme Labrie et Fils Inc., NB
(Ecocert Canada)
OPR 20 (5) (b) Cancellation2013-05-27 N/A
Just Us! Coffee Roasters Co-op, NS
(Pro-Cert Organic Systems)
OPR 20 (6) (b) Cancellation
(Voluntary Withdrawal)
2013-05-17 N/A
The Flower Cart, NS
(Pro-Cert Organic Systems)
OPR 20 (6) (b) Cancellation
(Voluntary Withdrawal)
2013-04-24 N/A

Ontario

Certification HolderAuthorityEnforcement ActionDate of Enforcement ActionDue Date for Corrective Action or
Date of Certificate Reinstatement
Peters, Peter
(Centre for Systems Integration)
OPR 20 (6) (b) Cancellation
(Voluntary Withdrawal)
2013-06-20 N/A
Tundra Valley Organics Inc.
(Pro-Cert Organic Systems)
OPR 20 (5) (b) Cancellation2013-06-19 N/A
D.M, D.W., & K. Raynard
(Centre for Systems Integration)
OPR 20 (5) (b) Cancellation2013-06-14 N/A
Langstaff, Stuart & Tammy
(Pro-Cert Organic Systems)
OPR 20 (6) (b) Cancellation
(Voluntary Withdrawal)
2013-06-13 N/A
Verna Bauman
(Centre for Systems Integration)
OPR 20 (6) (b) Cancellation
(Voluntary Withdrawal)
2013-06-10 N/A
Dark City Coffee
(Pro-Cert Organic Systems)
OPR 20 (6) (b) Cancellation
(Voluntary Withdrawal)
2013-06-07 N/A
John Rumble
(Pro-Cert Organic Systems)
OPR 20 (6) (b) Cancellation
(Voluntary Withdrawal)
2013-06-05 N/A
C0079108, Bottle Green Drinks Company (Canada) Inc.
(Quality Assurance International (QAI))
OPR 20 (6) (b) Cancellation
(Voluntary Withdrawal)
2013-05-31 N/A
Rene DeJonge
(Pro-Cert Organic Systems)
OPR 20 (6) (b) Cancellation
(Voluntary Withdrawal)
2013-05-29 N/A
Mary C. Warkentin
(Pro-Cert Organic Systems)
OPR 20 (6) (b) Cancellation
(Voluntary Withdrawal)
2013-05-28 N/A
Duntroon Farm
(Ecocert Canada)
OPR 20 (5) (b) Cancellation2013-05-27 N/A
Meadowsweet Farm / The Hop Farm
(Ecocert Canada)
OPR 20 (5) (b) Cancellation2013-05-27 N/A
Cherryvale Organic Farm
(Pro-Cert Organic Systems)
OPR 20 (6) (b) Cancellation
(Voluntary Withdrawal)
2013-05-21 N/A
Ruth's Hemp Foods Inc.
(Pro-Cert Organic Systems)
OPR 20 (6) (b) Cancellation
(Voluntary Withdrawal)
2013-05-13 N/A
Litster, Chris
(Pro-Cert Organic Systems)
OPR 20 (6) (b) Cancellation
(Voluntary Withdrawal)
2013-05-13 N/A
Sevita International
(Centre for Systems Integration)
OPR 20 (6) (b) Cancellation
(Voluntary Withdrawal)
2013-05-09 N/A
Meadowlark Organic Farm
(Pro-Cert Organic Systems)
OPR 20 (6) (b) Cancellation
(Voluntary Withdrawal)
2013-05-07 N/A
J & D Peters
(Centre for Systems Integration)
OPR 20 (6) (b) Cancellation
(Voluntary Withdrawal)
2013-05-06 N/A
Coutts, Ronald & Diana
(Pro-Cert Organic Systems)
OPR 20 (5) (b) Cancellation2013-04-22 N/A
Associated Brands, LP – Toronto Plant
(Quality Assurance International, USA)
OPR 20 (6) (b) Cancellation
(Voluntary Withdrawal)
2013-04-18 N/A
CWT Enterprises
(Pro-Cert Organic Systems)
OPR 20 (5) (b) Cancellation2013-04-17N/A
Café Vittoria Inc.
(Organisme de Certification Québec-Vrai)
OPR 20 (6) (b) Cancellation
(Voluntary Withdrawal)
2013-04-16 N/A
Dixie Poultry company
(Pro-Cert Organic Systems)
OPR 20 (5) (b) Cancellation2013-04-10 N/A
Exel Canada Ltd.
(Quality Assurance International, USA)
OPR 20 (6) (b) Cancellation
(Voluntary Withdrawal)
2013-04-03 N/A
Ridge Meadow Farm
(Pro-Cert Organic Systems)
OPR 20 (6) (b) Cancellation
(Voluntary Withdrawal)
2013-04-02 N/A
Hilton Whole Grain Millers
(Pro-Cert Organic Systems)
OPR 20 (6) (b) Cancellation
(Voluntary Withdrawal)
2013-03-26 N/A

Quebec

Certification HolderAuthorityEnforcement ActionDate of Enforcement ActionDue Date for Corrective Action or
Date of Certificate Reinstatement
André Boudreault
(Ecocert Canada)
OPR 20 (5) (b) Cancellation2013-06-11 N/A
Ferme Jonis Enr.
(Ecocert Canada)
OPR 20 (5) (b) Cancellation2013-06-11 N/A
Coopérative bioéquitable de l'Outaouais
(Ecocert Canada)
OPR 20 (5) (b) Cancellation2013-06-11 N/A
Ben consulting
(Ecocert Canada)
OPR 20 (5) (b) Cancellation2013-06-11 N/A
Érablière Écologique du Ruisseau
(Ecocert Canada)
OPR 20 (5) (b) Cancellation2013-06-11 N/A
Érablière Louis Lessard
(Ecocert Canada)
OPR 20 (5) (b) Cancellation2013-06-11 N/A
Sucrerie du Lac Blanc Inc.
(Ecocert Canada)
OPR 20 (5) (b) Cancellation2013-06-11 N/A
Bergerie Jeannine
(Organisme de Certification Québec-Vrai)
OPR 20 (5) (b) Cancellation
(Voluntary Withdrawal)
2013-05-30 N/A
Bilodeau & Hallé Senc
(Ecocert Canada)
OPR 20 (5) (b) Cancellation2013-05-27 N/A
Raymond Paré & Jeannine Hunter
(Ecocert Canada)
OPR 20 (5) (b) Cancellation2013-05-27 N/A
La Vieille Ferme de la Pointe Aux
(Ecocert Canada)
OPR 20 (5) (b) Cancellation2013-05-27 N/A
Atocas Mistassini
(Ecocert Canada)
OPR 20 (5) (b) Cancellation2013-05-27 N/A
Ferme Bionicale
(Ecocert Canada)
OPR 20 (5) (b) Cancellation2013-05-27 N/A
Poulet Fermier Senc.
(Ecocert Canada)
OPR 20 (5) (b) Cancellation2013-05-27 N/A
Ferme Leducher Inc.
(Ecocert Canada)
OPR 20 (5) (b) Cancellation2013-05-27 N/A
Guillaume Ouellet
(Ecocert Canada)
OPR 20 (5) (b) Cancellation2013-05-27 N/A
Les Volailles D'angèle
(Ecocert Canada)
OPR 20 (5) (b) Cancellation2013-05-27 N/A
Ferme aux jardins des Prés
(Ecocert Canada)
OPR 20 (5) (b) Cancellation2013-05-27 N/A
Ferme Mireille Proulx
(Ecocert Canada)
OPR 20 (5) (b) Cancellation2013-05-27 N/A
Ferme Louis Lessard
(Organisme de Certification Québec-Vrai)
OPR 20 (6) (b) Cancellation
(Voluntary Withdrawal)
2013-05-03 N/A
Sylvie Guévin et Serge Lemire
(Organisme de Certification Québec-Vrai)
OPR 20 (6) (b) Cancellation
(Voluntary Withdrawal)
2013-05-03 N/A
Vallée Fleurie
(Organisme de Certification Québec-Vrai)
OPR 20 (6) (b) Cancellation
(Voluntary Withdrawal)
2013-05-01 N/A
Ferme Andrew Smith
(Organisme de Certification Québec-Vrai)
OPR 20 (6) (b) Cancellation
(Voluntary Withdrawal)
2013-05-01 N/A
Ferme BSC
(Organisme de Certification Québec-Vrai)
OPR 20 (6) (b) Cancellation
(Voluntary Withdrawal)
2013-05-01 N/A
Érablière A-J Meunier
(Ecocert Canada)
OPR 20 (5) (b) Cancellation2013-04-29 N/A
Lassonde Specialties Inc.
(Quality Assurance International, USA)
OPR 20 (6) (b) Cancellation
(Voluntary Withdrawal)
2013-04-26 N/A
MacDale Farm Inc.
(Organisme de Certification Québec-Vrai)
OPR 20 (6) (b) Cancellation
(Voluntary Withdrawal)
2013-04-18 N/A
Lucie Farley
(Organisme de Certification Québec-Vrai)
OPR 20 (6) (b) Cancellation
(Voluntary Withdrawal)
2013-04-18 N/A

West

Certification HolderAuthorityEnforcement ActionDate of Enforcement ActionDue Date for Corrective Action or
Date of Certificate Reinstatement
Ben and Terri Gagnon - Flyin Dust Ranch, SK
(OCIA International Inc.)
OPR 20 (6) (b) Cancellation
(Voluntary Withdrawal)
2013-06-18 N/A
Dold Enterprises, BC
(OCIA International)
OPR 20 (6) (b) Cancellation
(Voluntary Withdrawal)
2013-06-13 N/A
Upper Bench, BC
(Pacific Agricultural Certification Society)
OPR 20 (6) (b) Cancellation
(Voluntary Withdrawal)
2013-06-13 N/A
R & R Balfour Organic Farms Ltd., SK
(Ecocert Canada)
OPR 20 (5) (b) Cancellation2013-06-11 N/A
Hazel Martens, SK
(Ecocert Canada)
OPR 20 (5) (b) Cancellation2013-06-11 N/A
Sidney & Christine Jones, SK
(Ecocert Canada)
OPR 20 (5) (b) Cancellation2013-06-11 N/A
Mark & Glenys Neuman, SK
(OCIA International Inc.)
OPR 20 (6) (b) Cancellation
(Voluntary Withdrawal)
2013-06-10 N/A
Tony Matsalla, SK
(Ecocert Canada)
OPR 20 (5) (b) Cancellation2013-05-27 N/A
Chilkoot Farms, SK
(Ecocert Canada)
OPR 20 (5) (b) Cancellation2013-05-27 N/A
Murray Buhr, SK
(Ecocert Canada)
OPR 20 (5) (b) Cancellation2013-05-27 N/A
Ken Schumacher, SK
(OCIA International Inc.)
OPR 20 (5) (b) Cancellation2013-05-26 N/A
Larry and Bev Neuls - Neuls Farms, SK
(OCIA International Inc.)
OPR 20 (5) (b) Cancellation2013-05-24 N/A
Don & Nellie Johnson Farm, SK
(OCIA International)
OPR 20 (6) (b) Cancellation
(Voluntary Withdrawal)
2013-05-22 N/A
Goat Ventures, BC
(Pacific Agricultural Certification Society)
OPR 20 (6) (b) Cancellation
(Voluntary Withdrawal)
2013-05-22N/A
Sure Crop Feeds, BC
(Pacific Agricultural Certification Society)
OPR 20 (6) (b) Cancellation
(Voluntary Withdrawal)
2013-05-15 N/A
Blain & Milton Bandura, SK
(Pro-Cert Organic Systems)
OPR 20 (5) (b) Cancellation2013-05-15 N/A
Parrish & Heimbecker Ltd., SK
(Pro-Cert Organic Systems)
OPR 20 (6) (b) Cancellation
(Voluntary Withdrawal)
2013-05-14 N/A
Carman Whitfield, SK
(Pro-Cert Organic Systems)
OPR 20 (5) (b) Cancellation2013-05-14 N/A
Planet Love Raw Chocolate, BC
(Pacific Agricultural Certification Society)
OPR 20 (6) (b) Cancellation
(Voluntary Withdrawal)
2013-05-13 N/A
Dartmore Farms Ltd.,SK
(Pro-Cert Organic Systems)
OPR 20 (6) (b) Cancellation
(Voluntary Withdrawal)
2013-05-10 N/A
Sunnie Valley Farm, AB
(OCIA International)
OPR 20 (6) (b) Cancellation
(Voluntary Withdrawal)
2013-05-10 N/A
Straker Bros. Organics, SK
(OCIA International)
OPR 20 (6) (b) Cancellation
(Voluntary Withdrawal)
2013-05-09 N/A
Steve Rudy, SK
(Pro-Cert Organic Systems)
OPR 20 (5) (b) Cancellation2013-05-09 N/A
Ross Murray, SK
(Pro-Cert Organic Systems)
OPR 20 (5) (b) Cancellation2013-05-09 N/A
Ladybug Manor, BC
(Pro-Cert Organic Systems)
OPR 20 (5) (b) Cancellation2013-05-08 N/A
Wesley Paul, SK
(Pro-Cert Organic Systems)
OPR 20 (5) (b) Cancellation2013-05-09 N/A
Ladybug Manor, BC
(Pro-Cert Organic Systems)
OPR 20 (5) (b) Cancellation2013-05-09 N/A
Borrowed Time Ranch Ltd., SK
(Pro-Cert Organic Systems)
OPR 20 (5) (b) Cancellation2013-05-08 N/A
Estate of Richard Barker, SK
(Pro-Cert Organic Systems)
OPR 20 (6) (b) Cancellation
(Voluntary Withdrawal)
2013-05-08 N/A
Terry Korsberg, SK
(Pro-Cert Organic Systems)
OPR 20 (6) (b) Cancellation
(Voluntary Withdrawal)
2013-05-08 N/A
Landry Farm, BC
(Pacific Agricultural Certification Society)
OPR 20 (6) (b) Cancellation
(Voluntary Withdrawal)
2013-05-07 N/A
Lloyd Small, SK
(Pro-Cert Organic Systems)
OPR 20 (6) (b) Cancellation
(Voluntary Withdrawal)
2013-05-07 N/A
Heartland Agri Service, BC
(Pro-Cert Organic Systems)
OPR 20 (6) (b) Cancellation
(Voluntary Withdrawal)
2013-05-07 N/A
Nossack Fine Meats Ltd., AB
(Pro-Cert Organic Systems)
OPR 20 (6) (b) Cancellation
(Voluntary Withdrawal)
2013-05-07 N/A
Donald & Mary Ann McDonald, SK
(Pro-Cert Organic Systems)
OPR 20 (6) (b) Cancellation
(Voluntary Withdrawal)
2013-05-07 N/A
Anne E. Main, MB
(Pro-Cert Organic Systems)
OPR 20 (5) (b) Cancellation2013-05-07 N/A
Martin & Myrna Huber, AB
(Pro-Cert Organic Systems)
OPR 20 (6) (b) Cancellation
(Voluntary Withdrawal)
2013-05-07 N/A
Sam & Agatha Arvanitis, AB
(Pro-Cert Organic Systems)
OPR 20 (5) (b) Cancellation2013-05-07 N/A
Denis & Helene Bruneau, MB
(Pro-Cert Organic Systems)
OPR 20 (5) (b) Cancellation2013-05-07 N/A
William Chalmers, SK
(Pro-Cert Organic Systems)
OPR 20 (5) (b) Cancellation2013-05-07 N/A
Dwayne & Daphne Cruise, SK
(Pro-Cert Organic Systems)
OPR 20 (5) (b) Cancellation2013-05-07 N/A
Ross Murray, SK
(Pro-Cert Organic Systems)
OPR 20 (5) (b) Cancellation2013-05-07 N/A
Joe Desnoyers & Dara Cowan, SK
(Pro-Cert Organic Systems)
OPR 20 (5) (b) Cancellation2013-05-07 N/A
Darwen Dyck & Kim Bancarz, AB
(Pro-Cert Organic Systems)
OPR 20 (5) (b) Cancellation2013-05-07 N/A
David & Jocelyne Dechaine, SK
(Pro-Cert Organic Systems)
OPR 20 (5) (b) Cancellation2013-05-07 N/A
Garry Thorhaug, SK
(Pro-Cert Organic Systems)
OPR 20 (5) (b) Cancellation2013-05-07 N/A
John Rumancik, SK
(OCIA International)
OPR 20 (6) (b) Cancellation
(Voluntary Withdrawal)
2013-05-06 N/A
Grown with Love Garlic, BC
(Pacific Agricultural Certification Society)
OPR 20 (6) (b) Cancellation
(Voluntary Withdrawal)
2013-05-02 N/A
Tamara Olson, AB
(OCIA International)
OPR 20 (6) (b) Cancellation
(Voluntary Withdrawal)
2013-05-01 N/A
Drewry Lake Ranch, BC
(Pacific Agricultural Certification Society)
OPR 20 (6) (b) Cancellation
(Voluntary Withdrawal)
2013-05-01 N/A
Sensient Flavors Canada, BC
(Qualify Assurance International, USA)
OPR 20 (6) (b) Cancellation
(Voluntary Withdrawal)
2013-04-29 N/A
Karen Ann Vogel, SK
(Pro-Cert Organic Systems)
OPR 20 (6) (b) Cancellation
(Voluntary Withdrawal)
2013-04-26 N/A
Peace Grain Advantage Ltd., AB
(Pro-Cert Organic Systems)
OPR 20 (6) (b) Cancellation
(Voluntary Withdrawal)
2013-04-15N/A
Robbie Wotherspoon, SK
(Pro-Cert Organic Systems)
OPR 20 (6) (b) Cancellation
(Voluntary Withdrawal)
2013-04-15N/A
David & Suise Wiebe, MB
(Pro-Cert Organic Systems)
OPR 20 (6) (b) Cancellation
(Voluntary Withdrawal)
2013-04-15 N/A
FX-Foods Inc., BC
(Pro-Cert Organic Systems)
OPR 20 (6) (b) Cancellation
(Voluntary Withdrawal)
2013-04-15 N/A
George Scott, SK
(Pro-Cert Organic Systems)
OPR 20 (6) (b) Cancellation
(Voluntary Withdrawal)
2013-04-15 N/A
Emerald Seed Products Ltd., SK
(Organic Crop Improvement Association International)
OPR 20 (6) (b) Cancellation
(Voluntary Withdrawal)
2013-04-11N/A
Harley & Garnet Anderson, SK
(Pro-Cert Organic Systems)
OPR 20 (6) (b) Cancellation
(Voluntary Withdrawal)
2013-04-08 N/A
David Zimmer, SK
(Pro-Cert Organic Systems)
OPR 20 (5) (b) Cancellation2013-04-08 N/A
Sunrise Organics Inc., SK
(Organic Crop Improvement Association International)
OPR 20 (6) (b) Cancellation
(Voluntary Withdrawal)
2013-04-08 N/A
Salmon Arm Hay Sales, BC
(Pacific Agricultural Certification Society)
OPR 20 (6) (b) Cancellation
(Voluntary Withdrawal)
2013-04-07 N/A
VanderHurk Farm, SK
(Organic Crop Improvement Association International)
OPR 20 (6) (b) Cancellation
(Voluntary Withdrawal)
2013-04-04 N/A
Todd Poier, SK
(Pro-Cert Organic Systems)
OPR 20 (6) (b) Cancellation
(Voluntary Withdrawal)
2013-04-03 N/A
Frederick & Terrence Schroder, SK
(Pro-Cert Organic Systems)
OPR 20 (6) (b) Cancellation
(Voluntary Withdrawal)
2013-04-03 N/A
Twin Maple Produce dba Frasor Valley Duck & Goose OPR 20 (6) (b) Cancellation
(Voluntary Withdrawal)
2013-04-02 N/A
Robert Dagenais, SK
(Pro-Cert Organic Systems)
OPR 20 (6) (b) Cancellation
(Voluntary Withdrawal)
2013-04-02 N/A
Joseph Konkin (Estate of Denna Kinkin), SK
(Pro-Cert Organic Systems)
OPR 20 (6) (b) Cancellation
(Voluntary Withdrawal)
2013-04-02 N/A
Davey's Seed Cleaning, SK
(Pro-Cert Organic Systems)
OPR 20 (6) (b) Cancellation
(Voluntary Withdrawal)
2013-04-02 N/A
Brian Madigan, SK
(Pro-Cert Organic Systems)
OPR 20 (5) (b) Cancellation2013-03-28 N/A

International

Certification HolderAuthorityEnforcement ActionDate of Enforcement ActionDue Date for Corrective Action or
Date of Certificate Reinstatement
First Fresh NZ Limited, NZ
(Bio Gro)
OPR 20 (6) (b) Cancellation
(Voluntary Withdrawal)
2013-06-10 N/A
C0030186, Rubicon Food Products Ltd., USA
(Quality Assurance International (QAI))
OPR 20 (6) (b) Cancellation
(Voluntary Withdrawal)
2013-06-04 N/A
Balnacoil Farms Limited, NZ
(Bio Gro)
OPR 20 (6) (b) Cancellation
(Voluntary Withdrawal)
2013-05-31 N/A
Global Country of Peace Organic Agriculture Co., Ltd., Thailand
(Organic Agriculture Certification)
OPR 20 (6) (b) Cancellation
(Voluntary Withdrawal)
2013-04-26 N/A
Erickson Fencing Ltd., NZ
(BioGro)
OPR 20 (6) (b) Cancellation
(Voluntary Withdrawal)
2013-04-23 N/A
TW & BH Bennett, NSW
(Australia Certified)
OPR 20 (6) (b) Cancellation
(Voluntary Withdrawal)
2013-04-22 N/A
FSACS, France
Bio. inspecta AG, Switzerland
OPR 20 (6) (b) Cancellation
(Voluntary Withdrawal)
2013-04-04 N/A
Te Koka Organics, NZ
(BioGro)
OPR 20 (6) (b) Cancellation
(Voluntary Withdrawal)
2013-03-18 N/A
AJ Bird, NZ
(AsureQuality Ltd.)
OPR 20 (6) (b) Cancellation
(Voluntary Withdrawal)
2013-03-08 N/A
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