ARCHIVED - Suspended and Cancelled Organic Certifications
2013 – October to December

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Atlantic
Ontario
West
Quebec
International

Atlantic

Certification Holder Authority Enforcement Action Date of Enforcement Action Due Date for Corrective Action or
Date of Certificate Reinstatement
Agriculture Agri-Food Canada, NS
(Pro-Cert Organic Systems)
OPR 20 (6) (b) Cancellation
(Voluntary Withdrawal)
2013-12-05 N/A
Auchinleck Farms Ltd., PEI
(Atlantic Certified Organic)
OPR 20 (6) (b) Cancellation
(Voluntary Withdrawal)
2013-11-30 N/A
Glenmore Industries Ltd., NS
(Atlantic Certified Organic)
OPR 20 (6) (b) Cancellation
(Voluntary Withdrawal)
2013-11-30 N/A
King Limousin Farm, NS
(Atlantic Certified Organic)
OPR 20 (6) (b) Cancellation
(Voluntary Withdrawal)
2013-11-30 N/A
Lavenhop, NB
(Atlantic Certified Organic)
OPR 20 (6) (b) Cancellation
(Voluntary Withdrawal)
2013-11-30 N/A
Isaac Villeneuve, NB
(Ecocert Canada)
OPR 20 (6) (b) Cancellation
(Voluntary Withdrawal)
2013-09-29 N/A
Kelly Road Organic, PEI
(Ecocert Canada)
OPR 20 (6) (b) Cancellation
(Voluntary Withdrawal)
2013-09-29 N/A

Ontario

Certification Holder Authority Enforcement Action Date of Enforcement Action Due Date for Corrective Action or
Date of Certificate Reinstatement
Roy Fjarlie
(Ecocert Canada)
OPR 20 (6) (b) Cancellation
(Voluntary Withdrawal)
2013-12-19 N/A
Kenneth Paré
(Ecocert Canada)
OPR 20 (6) (b) Cancellation
(Voluntary Withdrawal)
2013-12-11 N/A
Silver Creek Nursery
(Ecocert Canada)
OPR 20 (6) (b) Cancellation
(Voluntary Withdrawal)
2013-12-07 N/A
August's Harest Inc.
(Pro-Cert Organic Systems)
OPR 20 (6) (b) Cancellation
(Voluntary Withdrawal)
2013-11-19 N/A
Canadian Gold Beverage
(Ecocert Canada)
OPR 20 (6) (b) Cancellation
(Voluntary Withdrawal)
2013-11-16 N/A
Purest
(Ecocert Canada)
OPR 20 (6) (b) Cancellation
(Voluntary Withdrawal)
2013-11-03 N/A
Pure Press Oil
(Pro-Cert Organic Systems)
OPR 20 (6) (b) Cancellation
(Voluntary Withdrawal)
2013-09-30 N/A
Health 2 Farm Organics
(Ecocert Canada)
OPR 20 (6) (b) Cancellation
(Voluntary Withdrawal)
2013-09-29 N/A
Bev Rice
(Ecocert Canada)
OPR 20 (6) (b) Cancellation
(Voluntary Withdrawal)
2013-09-29 N/A
Hank Bouman
(Ecocert Canada)
OPR 20 (6) (b) Cancellation
(Voluntary Withdrawal)
2013-09-29 N/A

West

Certification Holder Authority Enforcement Action Date of Enforcement Action Due Date for Corrective Action or
Date of Certificate Reinstatement
Terry Ollenberg
(Ecocert Canada)
OPR 20 (6) (b) Cancellation
(Voluntary Withdrawal)
2013-12-19 N/A
Vastu Chai Inc., AB
(Pro-Cert Organic Systems)
OPR 20 (6) (b) Cancellation
(Voluntary Withdrawal)
2013-12-19 N/A
Hawfield Farm
(Pacific Agricultural Certification Society)
OPR 20 (6) (b) Cancellation
(Voluntary Withdrawal)
2013-12-18 N/A
Okanagan Tree Fruit Co-Operative
(Pacific Agricultural Certification Society)
OPR 20 (6) (b) Cancellation
(Voluntary Withdrawal)
2013-12-17 N/A
Rick Prestayko, MB
(Pro-Cert Organic Systems)
OPR 20 (6) (b) Cancellation
(Voluntary Withdrawal)
2013-11-12 N/A
MGM Specialty Livestock Ltd., SK
(Pro-Cert Organic Systems)
OPR 20 (6) (b) Cancellation
(Voluntary Withdrawal)
2013-12-10 N/A
Keystone Grain Ltd., MB
(Pro-Cert Organic Systems)
OPR 20 (6) (b) Cancellation
(Voluntary Withdrawal)
2013-12-02 N/A
Kaban Holdings Ltd., SK
(Pro-Cert Organic Systems)
OPR 20 (6) (b) Cancellation
(Voluntary Withdrawal)
2013-11-28 N/A
Rick Olding, MB
(Pro-Cert Organic Systems)
OPR 20 (6) (b) Cancellation
(Voluntary Withdrawal)
2013-12-28 N/A
Beverage Breaks Marketing, BC
(Pro-Cert Organic Systems)
OPR 20 (6) (b) Cancellation
(Voluntary Withdrawal)
2013-11-27 N/A
Okanagan Spirits, BC
(Pacific Agricultural Certification Society)
OPR 20 (6) (b) Cancellation
(Voluntary Withdrawal)
2013-11-27 N/A
Dean Lang, SK
(Ecocert Canada)
OPR 20 (6) (b) Cancellation
(Voluntary Withdrawal)
2013-11-21 N/A
Bernard Z. Friesen, AB
(Pro-Cert Organic Systems)
OPR 20 (5) (b) Cancellation 2013-11-18 N/A
Chris Soroka, SK
(Pro-Cert Organic Systems)
OPR 20 (6) (b) Cancellation
(Voluntary Withdrawal)
2013-11-18 N/A
Cody and Alvin Drummond, SK
(Ecocert Canada)
OPR 20 (6) (b) Cancellation
(Voluntary Withdrawal)
2013-11-18 N/A
Corey Reid, SK
(Pro-Cert Organic Systems)
OPR 20 (5) (b) Cancellation 2013-11-18 N/A
Dave and Kit Fearon, AB
(Pro-Cert Organic Systems)
OPR 20 (5) (b) Cancellation 2013-11-18 N/A
David Verigain, SK
(Pro-Cert Organic Systems)
OPR 20 (5) (b) Cancellation 2013-11-18 N/A
Edward and Marilyn Martens, SK
(Pro-Cert Organic Systems)
OPR 20 (5) (b) Cancellation 2013-11-18 N/A
Egan Koustryup, AB
(Pro-Cert Organic Systems)
OPR 20 (5) (b) Cancellation 2013-11-18 N/A
Hans Reitinger, MB
(Pro-Cert Organic Systems)
OPR 20 (5) (b) Cancellation 2013-11-18 N/A
Joe and Ruth Wollf, SK
(Pro-Cert Organic Systems)
OPR 20 (5) (b) Cancellation 2013-11-18 N/A
Kevin Tendler, SK
(Pro-Cert Organic Systems)
OPR 20 (5) (b) Cancellation 2013-11-18 N/A
Margaret and Glenn Erickson, MB
(Pro-Cert Organic Systems)
OPR 20 (5) (b) Cancellation 2013-11-18 N/A
Mitchell Eden, MB
(Pro-Cert Organic Systems)
OPR 20 (5) (b) Cancellation 2013-11-18 N/A
Natural Farms Works Ltd., AB
(Pro-Cert Organic Systems)
OPR 20 (5) (b) Cancellation 2013-11-18 N/A
Norman Nordgulen, SK
(Pro-Cert Organic Systems)
OPR 20 (5) (b) Cancellation 2013-11-18 N/A
Paul Hart, SK
(Pro-Cert Organic Systems)
OPR 20 (5) (b) Cancellation 2013-11-18 N/A
Raymond Ludwig and Gale Miller, SK
(Pro-Cert Organic Systems)
OPR 20 (5) (b) Cancellation 2013-11-18 N/A
Rene Liboiron, SK
(Pro-Cert Organic Systems)
OPR 20 (5) (b) Cancellation 2013-11-18 N/A
Thompson Family Farm, SK
(Pro-Cert Organic Systems)
OPR 20 (5) (b) Cancellation 2013-11-18 N/A
Canadian Gold Beverage, MB
(Ecocert Canada)
OPR 20 (6) (b) Cancellation
(Voluntary Withdrawal)
2013-11-16 N/A
Lady Bug Farm Products, BC
(Pacific Agricultural Certification Society)
OPR 20 (6) (b) Cancellation
(Voluntary Withdrawal)
2013-11-04 N/A
Reginald E. Nelson Farm, SK
(OCIA International Inc.)
OPR 20 (6) (b) Cancellation
(Voluntary Withdrawal)
2013-10-23 N/A
Eternel Seed, BC
(Ecocert Canada)
OPR 20 (6) (b) Cancellation
(Voluntary Withdrawal)
2013-10-20 N/A
Lambert Farm, AB
(OCIA International Inc.)
OPR 20 (6) (b) Cancellation
(Voluntary Withdrawal)
2013-10-16 N/A
Surmal, Kuldeep Singh, BC
(Pacific Agricultural Certification Society)
OPR 20 (6) (b) Cancellation
(Voluntary Withdrawal)
2013-10-15 N/A
Myron Schmalz, SK
(Pro-Cert Organic Systems)
OPR 20 (5) (b) Cancellation  2013-10-07 N/A
Stafford Organics, SK
(Ecocert Canada)
OPR 20 (6) (b) Cancellation
(Voluntary Withdrawal)
2013-09-29 N/A
Michael Plamondon, SK
(Ecocert Canada)
OPR 20 (6) (b) Cancellation
(Voluntary Withdrawal)
2013-09-29 N/A
Ray Neuls, BC
(Ecocert Canada)
OPR 20 (6) (b) Cancellation
(Voluntary Withdrawal)
2013-09-29 N/A
Larry Braumberger, SK
(Ecocert Canada)
OPR 20 (6) (b) Cancellation
(Voluntary Withdrawal)
2013-09-29 N/A
Orest Worobetz, SK
(Ecocert Canada)
OPR 20 (6) (b) Cancellation
(Voluntary Withdrawal)
2013-09-26 N/A
Gauthier Farm, SK
(OCIA International Inc.)
OPR 20 (6) (b) Cancellation
(Voluntary Withdrawal)
2013-09-13 N/A
Mutton Farm, SK
(OCIA International Inc.)
OPR 20 (6) (b) Cancellation
(Voluntary Withdrawal)
2013-09-11 N/A
Bradley Dolynchuk, AB
(OCIA International Inc.)
OPR 20 (6) (b) Cancellation
(Voluntary Withdrawal)
2013-09-04 N/A

Quebec

Certification Holder Authority Enforcement Action Date of Enforcement Action Due Date for Corrective Action or
Date of Certificate Reinstatement
Érablière André Morin
(Ecocert Canada)
OPR 20 (6) (b) Cancellation
(Voluntary Withdrawal)
2013-12-25 N/A
Érablière Hermassienne
(Ecocert Canada)
OPR 20 (6) (b) Cancellation
(Voluntary Withdrawal)
2013-12-20 N/A
Fiducie Alliance
(Ecocert Canada)
OPR 20 (6) (b) Cancellation
(Voluntary Withdrawal)
2013-12-19 N/A
Terre D Abondance (La)
(Ecocert Canada)
OPR 20 (6) (b) Cancellation
(Voluntary Withdrawal)
2013-12-19 N/A
Ferme 100 Mile
(Ecocert Canada)
OPR 20 (6) (b) Cancellation
(Voluntary Withdrawal)
2013-12-15 N/A
ML Thérapies Santé Inc.
(Québec-Vrai)
OPR 20 (6) (b) Cancellation
(Voluntary Withdrawal)
2013-12-03 N/A
Pomdial Inc.
(Ecocert Canada)
OPR 20 (6) (b) Cancellation
(Voluntary Withdrawal)
2013-12-01 N/A
Les Viandes Surfines Inc.
(Ecocert Canada)
OPR 20 (6) (b) Cancellation
(Voluntary Withdrawal)
2013-11-30 N/A
L&S Cranberry
(Quality Assurance International (QAI))
OPR 20 (6) (b) Cancellation
(Voluntary Withdrawal)
2013-11-25 N/A
Écuries Québec-Normandie
(Ecocert Canada)
OPR 20 (6) (b) Cancellation
(Voluntary Withdrawal)
2013-11-22 N/A
Ferme Jean Gosselin
(Ecocert Canada)
OPR 20 (6) (b) Cancellation
(Voluntary Withdrawal)
2013-10-29 N/A
Vincor Québec
(Ecocert Canada)
OPR 20 (6) (b) Cancellation
(Voluntary Withdrawal)
2013-10-29 N/A
Bleuetière Paradis
(Québec-Vrai)
OPR 20 (6) (b) Cancellation
(Voluntary Withdrawal)
2013-10-10 N/A
Aliments Symbiose (Les)
(Ecocert Canada)
OPR 20 (6) (b) Cancellation
(Voluntary Withdrawal)
2013-09-29 N/A
Ferme Bherer Senc.
(Ecocert Canada)
OPR 20 (6) (b) Cancellation
(Voluntary Withdrawal)
2013-09-29 N/A
Judith De Blois
(Ecocert Canada)
OPR 20 (6) (b) Cancellation
(Voluntary Withdrawal)
2013-09-29 N/A
Ferme de la Vallée Senc
(Ecocert Canada)
OPR 20 (6) (b) Cancellation
(Voluntary Withdrawal)
2013-09-29 N/A

International

Certification Holder Authority Enforcement Action Date of Enforcement Action Due Date for Corrective Action or
Date of Certificate Reinstatement
Kasisi Agricultural Training Centre
(Afrisco)
Zambia
OPR 20 (6) (b) Cancellation
(Voluntary Withdrawal)
2013-12-01 N/A
Kangarilla Road Winery
(Australia Certified Organic [ACO])
Australia
OPR 20 (6) (b) Cancellation
(Voluntary Withdrawal)
2013-11-24 N/A
Sanctuary Honey
(AsureQuality Ltd.)
New Zealand
OPR 20 (6) (b) Cancellation
(Voluntary Withdrawal)
2013-11-07 N/A
Sweet Candy Company
(Quality Asuurance International [QAI])
USA
OPR 20 (6) (b) Cancellation
(Voluntary Withdrawal)
2013-10-28 N/A
Wing's Foods Products
(Quality Asuurance International [QAI])
Canada
OPR 20 (6) (b) Cancellation
(Voluntary Withdrawal)
2013-10-28 N/A
AJ Bird Ltd.
(AsureQuality Ltd.)
New Zealand
OPR 20 (6) (b) Cancellation
(Voluntary Withdrawal)
2013-10-08 N/A
TW & BH Bennett
(Australia Certified Organic [AOC])
Australia
OPR 20 (6) (b) Cancellation
(Voluntary Withdrawal)
2013-10-05 N/A
Iona Properties Ltd. T/A Asplin Enterprises Ltd.
(BioGro)
New Zealand
OPR 20 (6) (b) Cancellation
(Voluntary Withdrawal)
2013-10-01 N/A
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