ARCHIVED - Suspended and Cancelled Organic Certifications
2013 - January to March

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Atlantic
Ontario
Quebec
West
International

Atlantic

Certification Holder Authority Enforcement Action Date of Enforcement Action Due Date for Corrective Action or
Date of Certificate Reinstatement
S and G Blue, NB
(Organic Crop Improvement Association International)
OPR 20 (5) (b) Cancellation 2013-02-27 N/A

Ontario

Certification Holder Authority Enforcement Action Date of Enforcement Action Due Date for Corrective Action or
Date of Certificate Reinstatement
Vidmar Funghi Limited
(Centre for Systems Integration)
OPR 20 (5) (b) Cancellation 2013-03-21 N/A
Vidmar Funghi Limited – Processor
(Centre for Systems Integration)
OPR 20 (5) (b) Cancellation 2013-03-21 N/A
Coutts, Ronald & Diana
(Pro-Cert Organic Systems)
OPR 20 (2) (c) Suspension 2013-03-18 2013-04-22
CWT Enterprises
(Pro-Cert Organic Systems)
OPR 20 (2) (c) Suspension 2013-03-05 2013-04-05
Wild Flavors Canada
(Quality Assurance International (QAI) USA
OPR 20 (6) (b) Cancellation (Voluntary Withdrawal) 2013-03-01 N/A
Winston Porter
(Pro-Cert Organic Systems)
OPR 20 (6) (b) Cancellation (Voluntary Withdrawal) 2013-02-26 N/A
Dr. Oetker Canada, Ltd.
(Quality Assurance International)
OPR 20 (6) (b) Cancellation (Voluntary Withdrawal) 2013-02-15 N/A
Super-Pufft Snacks Corp.
(Quality Assurance International)
OPR 20 (6) (b) Cancellation (Voluntary Withdrawal) 2013-02-15 N/A
Imperial Chilled Juice Corp.
(Quality Assurance International)
OPR 20 (6) (b) Cancellation (Voluntary Withdrawal) 2013-02-13 N/A
Ennett Farms Inc.
(Pro-Cert Organic Systems)
OPR 20 (2) (c) Suspension 2013-01-11 2013-03-07
Apetito Canada Limited
(Quality Assurance International)
OPR 20 (6) (b) Cancellation (Voluntary Withdrawal) 2013-01-04 N/A

Quebec

Certification Holder Authority Enforcement Action Date of Enforcement Action Due Date for Corrective Action or
Date of Certificate Reinstatement
Concept Éco-Plein-Air Le Baluchon
(Organisme de Certification Québec-Vrai)
OPR 20 (6) (b) Cancellation (Voluntary Withdrawal) 2013-03-25 N/A
Ail & Cie
(Organisme de Certification Québec-Vrai)
OPR 20 (6) (b) Cancellation (Voluntary Withdrawal) 2013-03-20 N/A
Érablière Goupil Senc
(Ecocert Canada)
OPR 20 (6) (b) Cancellation (Voluntary Withdrawal) 2013-02-19 N/A
Érablière Dancause
(Ecocert Canada)
OPR 20 (6) (b) Cancellation (Voluntary Withdrawal) 2013-02-18 N/A
Érablière Raymond Landry
(Ecocert Canada)
OPR 20 (6) (b) Cancellation (Voluntary Withdrawal) 2013-02-15 N/A
Ferme Dafranc, Inc.
(Ecocert Canada)
OPR 20 (6) (b) Cancellation (Voluntary Withdrawal) 2013-02-15 N/A
Alain Lépine
(Ecocert Canada)
OPR 20 (6) (b) Cancellation (Voluntary Withdrawal) 2013-02-11 N/A
Érablière Normand Chouinard
(Ecocert Canada)
OPR 20 (6) (b) Cancellation (Voluntary Withdrawal) 2013-02-11 N/A
Ghislain Fontaine
(Ecocert Canada)
OPR 20 (6) (b) Cancellation (Voluntary Withdrawal) 2013-02-11 N/A
Les Érablières Roger Caron, Inc.
(Ecocert Canada)
OPR 20 (6) (b) Cancellation (Voluntary Withdrawal) 2013-02-11 N/A
Steeve et Yannick Huot
(Ecocert Canada)
OPR 20 (6) (b) Cancellation (Voluntary Withdrawal) 2013-02-11 N/A
Ferme Diane R et Victor Blais
(Ecocert Canada)
OPR 20 (6) (b) Cancellation (Voluntary Withdrawal) of Maple product only 2013-02-06 N/A
Beau Ti-bourg, Inc.
(Ecocert Canada)
OPR 20 (6) (b) Cancellation (Voluntary Withdrawal) 2013-02-05 N/A
Érablière Pilegaard
(Ecocert Canada)
OPR 20 (6) (b) Cancellation (Voluntary Withdrawal) 2013-02-05 N/A
Ferme Augure Inc.
(Ecocert Canada)
OPR 20 (6) (b) Cancellation (Voluntary Withdrawal) 2013-02-05 N/A
Ferme Bérada, Inc.
(Ecocert Canada)
OPR 20 (6) (b) Cancellation (Voluntary Withdrawal) 2013-02-05 N/A
Ferme Dom Inc.
(Ecocert Canada)
OPR 20 (6) (b) Cancellation (Voluntary Withdrawal) 2013-02-05 N/A
Ferme Germado et Fils, Inc.
(Ecocert Canada)
OPR 20 (6) (b) Cancellation (Voluntary Withdrawal) 2013-02-05 N/A
Ferme Jean-Noel Groleau
(Ecocert Canada)
OPR 20 (6) (b) Cancellation (Voluntary Withdrawal) of Maple product only 2013-02-05 N/A
Ferme Mathieu Dubuc
(Ecocert Canada)
OPR 20 (6) (b) Cancellation (Voluntary Withdrawal) 2013-02-05 N/A
Les Jardins d'Eulalie
(Ecocert Canada)
OPR 20 (6) (b) Cancellation (Voluntary Withdrawal) 2013-02-05 N/A
Les Lardins O.D.L.
(Ecocert Canada)
OPR 20 (6) (b) Cancellation (Voluntary Withdrawal) 2013-02-05 N/A
Terre Biod'ham
(Ecocert Canada)
OPR 20 (6) (b) Cancellation (Voluntary Withdrawal) 2013-02-05 N/A
Bottle Green Drinks AP - Les Mouts de P.O.M. Inc.
(Qualilty Assurance International USA)
OPR 20 (6) (b) Cancellation (Voluntary Withdrawal) 2013-01-31 N/A
Cent Souvenirs de la Ferme
(Ecocert Canada)
OPR 20 (6) (b) Cancellation (Voluntary Withdrawal) 2013-01-30 N/A
Ferme Anrilyn
(Ecocert Canada)
OPR 20 (6) (b) Cancellation (Voluntary Withdrawal) 2013-01-30 N/A
9087-4264 QuebecInc.
(Ecocert Canada)
OPR 20 (6) (b) Cancellation (Voluntary Withdrawal) 2013-01-23 N/A
Brûlerie des Andes
(Ecocert Canada)
OPR 20 (6) (b) Cancellation (Voluntary Withdrawal) 2013-01-23 N/A
Cérélaes Charlevoix Inc.
(Ecocert Canada)
OPR 20 (6) (b) Cancellation (Voluntary Withdrawal) 2013-01-23 N/A
Italpasta Ltd.
(Ecocert Canada)
OPR 20 (6) (b) Cancellation (Voluntary Withdrawal) 2013-01-23 N/A
Les jardins d'la Chapdelaine
(Ecocert Canada)
OPR 20 (6) (b) Cancellation (Voluntary Withdrawal) 2013-01-23 N/A
Rudolph's Bakeries Ltd.
(Ecocert Canada)
OPR 20 (6) (b) Cancellation (Voluntary Withdrawal) 2013-01-23 N/A
Société de Gestion JNG Inc.
(Ecocert Canada)
OPR 20 (6) (b) Cancellation (Voluntary Withdrawal) 2013-01-23 N/A
Ferme Jacques Rancourt
(Ecocert Canada)
OPR 20 (6) (b) Cancellation (Voluntary Withdrawal) 2013-01-24 N/A
La Boulangerie Régionale des Iles
(Organisme de Certification Québec-Vrai)
OPR 20 (5) (b) Cancellation 2012-12-06 N/A
Ferme et Confiserie des Fins Palais Inc.
(Organisme de Certification Québec-Vrai)
OPR 20 (5) (b) Cancellation 2012-11-18 N/A

West

Certification Holder Authority Enforcement Action Date of Enforcement Action Due Date for Corrective Action or
Date of Certificate Reinstatement
Golden West Farm, BC
(Pacific Agricultural Certification Society)
OPR 20 (2) (c) Suspension 2013-03-21 2013-04-21
Lynx Creek Farm, BC
(Pacific Agricultural Certification Society)
OPR 20 (2) (c) Suspension 2013-03-19 2013-04-19
Factors Farm, BC
(Pacific Agricultural Certification Society)
OPR 20 (2) (c) Suspension 2013-03-19 2013-04-19
Tea Affair, AB
(Pro-Cert Organic Systems)
OPR 20 (5) (b) Cancellation 2013-03-14 N/A
Happy Days Dairies Ltd., BC
(Pacific Agricultural Certification Society)
OPR 20 (6) (b) Cancellation (Voluntary Withdrawal) 2013-03-14 N/A
Luke Wickenhauser, SK
(Pro-Cert Organic Systems)
OPR 20 (5) (b) Cancellation 2013-03-07 N/A
Northern Lights Orchard, BC
(Pacific Agricultural Certification Society)
OPR 20 (2) (c) Suspension 2013-03-05 2013-04-05
Arthur Onofrichuk, SK
(Pro-Cert Organic Systems)
OPR 20 (5) (b) Cancellation 2013-03-05 N/A
Wendel's True Foods, BC
(Fraser Valley Organic Producers Association)
OPR 20 (6) (b) Cancellation (Voluntary Withdrawal) 2013-02-27 N/A
Scott Palmer Ranching Ltd., AB
(Organic Crop Improvement Association International)
OPR 20 (6) (b) Cancellation (Voluntary Withdrawal) 2013-02-27 N/A
Captain Cooke Farms, SK
(Organic Crop Improvement Association International)
OPR 20 (6) (b) Cancellation (Voluntary Withdrawal) 2013-02-27 N/A
Pura Foods Ltd., BC
(Pacific Agricultural Certification Society)
OPR 20 (6) (b) Cancellation (Voluntary Withdrawal) 2013-01-02 N/A
John Kessler, SK
(Pro-Cert Organic Systems)
OPR 20 (2) (c) Suspension 2013-02-12 2013-03-15
Onofrochuk, Art, SK
(Pro-Cert Organic Systems)
OPR 20 (5) (b) Cancellation 2013-03-05 N/A
Gord Keller Farms Seed Cleaning, SK
(Ecocert Canada)
OPR 20 (6) (b) Cancellation (Voluntary Withdrawal) 2013-02-06 N/A
Quarter Horse, BC
(Pacific Agriculture Certification Society)
OPR 20 (6) (b) Cancellation (Voluntary Withdrawal) 2013-02-05 N/A
Champs Mushrooms Inc., BC
(Fraser Valley Organic Producers Association)
OPR 20 (6) (b) Cancellation (Voluntary Withdrawal) 2013-01-18 N/A
Val and David Bogen, AB
(Global Organic Alliance, Inc.)
OPR 20 (6) (b) Cancellation (Voluntary Withdrawal) 2013-01-18 N/A
Pacific Valley Produce Ltd., BC
(Fraser Valley Organic Producers Association)
OPR 20 (6) (b) Cancellation (Voluntary Withdrawal) 2013-01-18 N/A
Whitecap Mushroom Farm Ltd., BC
(Fraser Valley Organic Producers Association)
OPR 20 (6) (b) Cancellation (Voluntary Withdrawal) 2013-01-18 N/A
Last Mountain Sheep Farms, SK
(Organic Crop Improvement Association )
OPR 20 (6) (b) Cancellation (Voluntary Withdrawal) 2013-01-08 N/A
Loehr Organic Project
(OCIA International)
OPR 20 (6) (b) Cancellation (Voluntary Withdrawal) 2013-01-08 N/A
EBW Distribution (Canada) Ltd., AB
(Organic Crop Improvement Association)
OPR 20 (6) (b) Cancellation (Voluntary Withdrawal) 2013-01-04 N/A
Gort's Guda Cheese Farm, BC
(Pacific Agricultural Certification Society)
OPR 20 (6) (b) Cancellation (Voluntary Withdrawal) 2013-01-04 N/A
Dale Beaudoin, SK
(Pro-Cert Organic Systems)
OPR 20 (6) (b) Cancellation (Voluntary Withdrawal) 2013-01-03 N/A
Wayne and Connie Borreson, SK
(Pro-Cert Organic Systems)
OPR 20 (6) (b) Cancellation (Voluntary Withdrawal) 2013-01-03 N/A
Earth's Own – Annacis Island, BC
Quality Assurance International (QAI)
OPR 20 (2) (c) Suspension 2012-12-20 2013-03-06
Magnum Land Holdings, SK
(Organic Certifiers)
OPR 20 (5) (b) Cancellation 2012-12-03 N/A

International

Certification Holder Authority Enforcement Action Date of Enforcement Action Due Date for Corrective Action or
Date of Certificate Reinstatement
Kailis Organic Olive Groves Ltd., Australia
(Australia Certified Organic)
OPR 20 (6) (b) Cancellation (Voluntary Withdrawal) 2013-03-23 N/A
Kailis Organic – Fini Olives, Australia
(Australia Certified Organic)
OPR 20 (6) (b) Cancellation (Voluntary Withdrawal) 2013-03-23 N/A
Rizhao Yuli Vegetable Co., Ltd. (China)
(Organic Food Development and Certification Center of China)
OPR 20 (6) (b) Cancellation (Voluntary Withdrawal) 2013-03-08 N/A
Vitali Raniero, Italy
(CCPB)
OPR 20 (5) (b) Cancellation 2013-02-01 N/A
GIC Guiding Hope, Cameroon
(Soil Association Certification Ltd.)
OPR 20 (5) (b) Cancellation 2013-02-05 N/A
Carpe Diem, South Africa
SA Certification Ltd., United Kingdom
OPR 20 (6) (b) Cancellation (Voluntary Withdrawal) 2013-01-23 N/A
Bellingham Orchard, New Zealand
(BioGro)
OPR 20 (6) (b) Cancellation (Voluntary Withdrawal) 2013-01-16 N/A
Goldfinch Enterprise, New Zealand
(BioGro)
OPR 20 (6) (b) Cancellation (Voluntary Withdrawal) 2012-12-10 N/A
Biobelice SOC, Italy
(CCPB)
OPR 20 (6) (b) Cancellation (Voluntary Withdrawal) 2012-11-28 N/A
GIC Guiding Hope, Cameroon
SA Certification Ltd., United Kingdom
OPR 20 (2) (c) Suspension 2012-09-13 to be cancelled 2013-01-31
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