ARCHIVED - Suspended and Cancelled Organic Certifications
2014 - April to June

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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
Andres & David Runnels
Runnels Family Farm, PEI
(OCIA International, Inc)
OPR 20 (5) (b) Cancellation 2014-05-01 N/A
Cook's Dairy
Don Cook, NS
(Atlantic Certfied Organic)
OPR 20 (6) (b) Cancellation
(Voluntary Withdrawal)
2014-06-25 N/A

Ontario

Certification Holder Authority Enforcement Action Date of Enforcement Action Due Date for Corrective Action or
Date of Certificate Reinstatement
Saugeen Specialty Grains
(Ecocert Canada)
OPR 20 (6) (b) Cancellation
(Voluntary Withdrawal)
2014-03-25 N/A
Sun Pac Foods Ltd.
(Ecocert Canada)
OPR 20 (6) (b) Cancellation
(Voluntary Withdrawal)
2014-04-25 N/A
James & Catherine Wilson
(Pro-Cert Organic Systems)
OPR 20 (6) (b) Cancellation
(Voluntary Withdrawal)
2014-04-01 N/A
Fischer Family Poultry Ltd. - Tucker Farm
(Centre for Systems Integration)
OPR 20 (6) (b) Cancellation
(Voluntary Withdrawal)
2014-04-30 N/A
Carol Coleman Trotter
(Centre for Systems Integration)
OPR 20 (6) (b) Cancellation
(Voluntary Withdrawal)
2014-05-20 N/A
Klondyke Farms Inc.
(Centre for Systems Integration)
OPR 20 (6) (b) Cancellation
(Voluntary Withdrawal)
2014-05-09 N/A
Diena McKay
(Pro-Cert Organic Systems)
OPR 20 (6) (b) Cancellation
(Voluntary Withdrawal)
2014-05-05 N/A
Kathryn Freer
(Pro-Cert Organic Systems)
OPR 20 (6) (b) Cancellation
(Voluntary Withdrawal)
2014-05-21 N/A
Ennett Farms Inc.
(Pro-Cert Organic Systems)
OPR 20 (6) (b) Cancellation
(Voluntary Withdrawal)
2014-05-26 N/A
Hahn, David R.
(Pro-Cert Organic Systems)
OPR 20 (6) (b) Cancellation
(Voluntary Withdrawal)
2014-05-27 N/A
Bowman, Israel
(Pro-Cert Organic Systems)
OPR 20 (6) (b) Cancellation
(Voluntary Withdrawal)
2014-05-28 N/A
Joseph and Mary Brooks
(Pro-Cert Organic Systems)
OPR 20 (6) (b) Cancellation
(Voluntary Withdrawal)
2014-06-02 N/A
Menno W. Hoover
(Pro-Cert Organic Systems)
OPR 20 (6) (b) Cancellation
(Voluntary Withdrawal)
2014-06-02 N/A
John W. Briscoe
(Pro-Cert Organic Systems)
OPR 20 (6) (b) Cancellation
(Voluntary Withdrawal)
2014-06-12 N/A
Gerald Kara
(Pro-Cert Organic Systems)
OPR 20 (5) (b) Cancellation 2014-06-13 N/A
Gideon Stoll
(Pro-Cert Organic Systems)
OPR 20 (5) (b) Cancellation 2014-06-17 N/A
Winding Creek Meadows Inc.
(Pro-Cert Organic Systems)
OPR 20 (6) (b) Cancellation
(Voluntary Withdrawal)
2014-06-23 N/A
Irvin, Brubacher
(Pro-Cert Organic Systems)
OPR 20 (6) (b) Cancellation
(Voluntary Withdrawal)
2014-06-23 N/A
Fischer Family Poultry Ltd. – Bell Farm
(Centre for Systems Integration)
OPR 20 (6) (b) Cancellation
(Voluntary Withdrawal)
2014-06-13 N/A
D'Angelo Brands
(Quality Assurance International)
OPR 20 (6) (b) Cancellation
(Voluntary Withdrawal)
2014-06-05 N/A
Windkeeper Communitu Farm - Vegetables Unplugged CSA
(Ecocert Canada)
OPR 20 (6) (b) Cancellation
(Voluntary Withdrawal)
2014-06-09 N/A

Quebec

Certification Holder Authority Enforcement Action Date of Enforcement Action Due Date for Corrective Action or
Date of Certificate Reinstatement
Coopérative la mauve
(Ecocert Canada)
OPR 20 (6) (b) Cancellation
(Voluntary Withdrawal)
2014-03-25 N/A
Viande Richelieu Meat inc.
(Ecocert Canada)
OPR 20 (6) (b) Cancellation
(Voluntary Withdrawal)
2014-04-25 N/A
Ferme fortin et frères inc.
(Ecocert Canada)
OPR 20 (6) (b) Cancellation
(Voluntary Withdrawal)
2014-04-25 N/A
9175-4721 Québec Inc.
(Organisme de Certification Québec-Vrai)
OPR 20 (6) (b) Cancellation
(Voluntary Withdrawal)
2014-03-12 N/A
Ferme Semis-Sédenterre
(Organisme de Certification Québec-Vrai)
OPR 20 (6) (b) Cancellation
(Voluntary Withdrawal)
2014-04-03 N/A
Ferme Villeneuve
(Organisme de Certification Québec-Vrai)
OPR 20 (6) (b) Cancellation
(Voluntary Withdrawal)
2014-04-16 N/A
Louis Désy, Chartierville
(Ecocert Canada)
OPR 20 (6) (b) Cancellation
(Voluntary Withdrawal)
2014- 04-30 N/A
Hortif, Gatineau
(Ecocert Canada )
OPR 20 (6) (b) Cancellation
(Voluntary Withdrawal)
2014-04-30 N/A
Ferme Biologique la Récolte d'Osiris
(Ecocert Canada)
OPR 20 (6) (b) Cancellation
(Voluntary Withdrawal)
2014-05-08 N/A
Fou d'érable Inc.
(Ecocert Canada)
OPR 20 (5) (b) Cancellation 2014-05-08 N/A
Érablière A-J Meunier Inc.
(Ecocert Canada)
OPR 20 (5) (b) Cancellation 2014-05-08 N/A
Sucrerie Maplewood, Shefford
(Ecocert Canada)
OPR 20 (5) (b) Cancellation 2014-05-08 N/A
Bleuetière Chapais Inc. St-Bruno
(Ecocert Canada)
OPR 20 (6) (b) Cancellation
(Voluntary Withdrawal)
2014-05-08 N/A
Succession Ferme Sarequet René Paquet
(Ecocert Canada)
OPR 20 (6) (b) Cancellation
(Voluntary Withdrawal)
2014-05-10 N/A
Cari Ensio, Sutton
(Ecocert Canada)
OPR 20 (6) (b) Cancellation
(Voluntary Withdrawal)
2014-05-10 N/A
Michel Chouinard
(Ecocert Canada)
OPR 20 (6) (b) Cancellation
(Voluntary Withdrawal)
2014-05-14 N/A
Bionat Inc.,
(Ecocert Canada)
OPR 20 (6) (b) Cancellation
(Voluntary Withdrawal)
2014-05-16 N/A
Jardins Baie du Sureau
(Ecocert Canada)
OPR 20 (6) (b) Cancellation
(Voluntary Withdrawal)
2014-05-19 N/A
Laurier Proulx
(Ecocert Canada)
OPR 20 (6) (b) Cancellation
(Voluntary Withdrawal)
2014-05-22 N/A
Ferme Désolow Senc
(Ecocert Canada)
OPR 20 (6) (b) Cancellation
(Voluntary Withdrawal)
2014-05-22 N/A
Entreprises Leblanco
(Organisme de Certification Québec-Vrai)
OPR 20 (6) (b) Cancellation
(Voluntary Withdrawal)
2014-05-20 N/A
Marius Lanyan, GMCR Canada Group L.P.
(OCIA International, Inc.)
OPR 20 (6) (b) Cancellation
(Voluntary Withdrawal)
2014-05-15 N/A
Nellson Nutraceutical Canada, Inc., Québec
(Quality Assurance International)
OPR 20 (6) (b) Cancellation
(Voluntary Withdrawal)
2014-06-13 N/A
Forest Hill Farm
(Ecocert Canada)
OPR 20 (6) (b) Cancellation
(Voluntary Withdrawal)
2014-06-09 N/A
9187-4974 Québec Inc. le Verger de Papi
(Ecocert Canada)
OPR 20 (6) (b) Cancellation
(Voluntary Withdrawal)
2014-06-09 N/A
Fromagerie du Presbytère
(OCIA International, Inc.)
OPR 20 (6) (b) Cancellation
(Voluntary Withdrawal)
2014-06-05 N/A
Ferme Baielactée
(OCIA International, Inc.)
OPR 20 (6) (b) Cancellation
(Voluntary Withdrawal)
2014-06-10 N/A
Terre à Vie Produits Végétaux Inc.
(OCIA International, Inc.)
OPR 20 (6) (b) Cancellation
(Voluntary Withdrawal)
2014-06-13 N/A

West

Certification Holder Authority Enforcement Action Date of Enforcement Action Due Date for Corrective Action or
Date of Certificate Reinstatement
Jackie and Jody Stitsen, AB
(Pro-Cert Organic Systems)
OPR 20 (6) (b) Cancellation
(Voluntary Withdrawal)
2014-04-01 N/A
Wayne A. Mohr, SK
(Pro-Cert Organic Systems)
OPR 20 (6) (b) Cancellation
(Voluntary Withdrawal)
2014-04-08 N/A
Sparrow Properties Inc.
BC
(Pro-Cert Organic Systems)
OPR 20 (6) (b) Cancellation
(Voluntary Withdrawal)
2014-04-16 N/A
Danenhower and Daughters
BC
(Pacific Agricultural Certification Society)
OPR 20 (6) (b) Cancellation
(Voluntary Withdrawal)
2014-04-23 N/A
David Jr and Christine Terpsma
Terpsma Farms Ltd., BC
(FVOPA)
OPR 20 (6) (b) Cancellation
(Voluntary Withdrawal)
2014-03-26 N/A
Nathan Creek Organic Farm
BC
(BCARA)
OPR 20 (6) (b) Cancellation
(Voluntary Withdrawal)
2014-04-17 N/A
Harmonious Homestead & Ewe
BC
(Pacific Agricultural Certification Society)
OPR 20 (6) (b) Cancellation
(Voluntary Withdrawal)
2014-05-22 N/A
Ken Bose Bose Farm
BC
(FVOPA)
OPR 20 (6) (b) Cancellation
(Voluntary Withdrawal)
2014-04-22 N/A
Eagle Road Organics
Janet & Steve Forsyth, BC,
(BCARA)
OPR 20 (5) (b) Cancellation 2014-05-20 N/A
Brooks Groves, BC,
(BCARA)
OPR 20 (5) (b) Cancellation 2014-05-20 N/A
Rees, Bill and Eckberg, Myrita, SK
(ICS)
OPR 20 (6) (b) Cancellation
(Voluntary Withdrawal)
2014-04-28 N/A
Murray Muirhead, SK
(Ecocert Canada)
OPR 20 (6) (b) Cancellation
(Voluntary Withdrawal)
2014-05-08 N/A
Kenneth Fearon, AB
(Pro-Cert Organic Systems)
OPR 20 (5) (b) Cancellation 2014-05-07 N/A
Lane Family Farm, SK
(Pro-Cert Organic Systems)
OPR 20 (6) (b) Cancellation
(Voluntary Withdrawal)
2014-05-05 N/A
Agnes Meyer
Meyer Farm, AB
(OCIA Inernational)
OPR 20 (6) (b) Cancellation
(Voluntary Withdrawal)
2014-04-21 N/A
The Church at Evergreen Society, BC
(Pacific Agricultural Certification Society)
OPR 20 (6) (b) Cancellation
(Voluntary Withdrawal)
2014-05-26 N/A
Tea Turtle, BC
(Pacific Agricultural Certification Society)
OPR 20 (6) (b) Cancellation
(Voluntary Withdrawal)
2014-06-24 N/A
Circle V Farm, MB
(International Certification Services)
OPR 20 (6) (b) Cancellation
(Voluntary Withdrawal)
2014-05-31 N/A
Zacland Dairy Ltd., MB
(Ecocert Canada)
OPR 20 (6) (b) Cancellation
(Voluntary Withdrawal)
2014-06-09 N/A
Andrew Monchuk, Saskatchewan
(Ecocert Canada)
OPR 20 (6) (b) Cancellation
(Voluntary Withdrawal)
2014-06-09 N/A
Greenwater Creek Farm, Saskatchewan
(Ecocert Canada)
OPR 20 (6) (b) Cancellation
(Voluntary Withdrawal)
2014-06-09 N/A

International

Certification Holder Authority Enforcement Action Date of Enforcement Action Due Date for Corrective Action or
Date of Certificate Reinstatement
Hughston & Sons Pty Ltd.
(Australia Certified Organic [ACO])
Australia
OPR 20 (6) (b) Cancellation
(Voluntary Withdrawal)
2014-04-22 N/A
John and Regina Christey,
(BioGro NZ)
New Zealand
OPR 20 (6) (b) Cancellation
(Voluntary Withdrawal)
2014-04-10 N/A
Sabo Italia S.R.L.
(CCPB SRL

Italy
OPR 20 (5) (b) Cancellation 2014-03-31 N/A
Establecimiento
Las marias S.A.C.I.F.A.
(Organizacion Internacional Agropecuaria S.A [O.I.A])

Argentina
OPR 20 (6) (b) Cancellation
(Voluntary Withdrawal)
2014-04-24 N/A
COF20297 - GIC Guiding Hope,
Bertrand Soukontoua, Mr Yves
(SA Certification Ltd., UK)
Cameroon
OPR 20 (6) (b) Cancellation
(Voluntary Withdrawal)
2014-04-07 N/A
COR20297 - GIC Guiding Hope,
Bertrand Soukontoua, Mr Yves
(SA Certification Ltd., UK)
Cameroon
OPR 20 (6) (b) Cancellation
(Voluntary Withdrawal)
2014-04-07 N/A
Sukdee Farm Co., Ltd.
(Organic Agriculture Certification Thailand [ACT])
Thailand
OPR 20 (6) (b) Cancellation
(Voluntary Withdrawal)
2014-04-24 N/A
Rosna Family Trust, New Zealand
(BioGro NZ)
OPR 20 (6) (b) Cancellation
(Voluntary Withdrawal)
2014-05-06 N/A
AL and DC Moore, New Zealand
(BioGro NZ)
OPR 20 (6) (b) Cancellation
(Voluntary Withdrawal)
2014-05-29 N/A
Organic Chiilli Project
Thai Organic Food Co., Ltd.
(Organic Agriculture Certification Thailand [ACT])
OPR 20 (5) (b) Cancellation) 2014-06-13 N/A
Agr. Agogna Soc. Semplice
Piazza Alessandria
(Q Certificazioni)
Italy
OPR 20 (6) (b) Cancellation
(Voluntary Withdrawal)
2014-06-20 N/A
Sensi Vigne E Vini S.R.L.
Via Cerbaia
(Q Certificazioni)
Italy
OPR 20 (6) (b) Cancellation
(Voluntary Withdrawal)
2014-06-04 N/A
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