Suspended and Cancelled Organic Certifications
2016 - January to March

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
Brian & Lorna McMasters, PEI
(Atlantic Certified Organic)
OPR 20 (6) (b) Cancellation (Voluntary Withdrawal) 2016-03-30 N/A
David Van Zutphen, NS
(Atlantic Certified Organic)
OPR 20 (6) (b) Cancellation (Voluntary Withdrawal) 2016-03-30 N/A
Margie Loo, PEI
(Atlantic Certified Organic)
OPR 20 (6) (b) Cancellation (Voluntary Withdrawal) 2016-03-30 N/A
Peter & Wendy Southwell, PEI
(Atlantic Certified Organic)
OPR 20 (6) (b) Cancellation (Voluntary Withdrawal) 2016-03-30 N/A
Murray Bunnett, NB
(Atlantic Certified Organic)
OPR 20 (6) (b) Cancellation (Voluntary Withdrawal) 2016-03-23 N/A
Paul Vandervalk, NB
(Atlantic Certified Organic)
OPR 20 (6) (b) Cancellation (Voluntary Withdrawal) 2016-03-18 N/A
Philip Hamming, PEI
(Atlantic Certified Organic)
OPR 20 (6) (b) Cancellation (Voluntary Withdrawal) 2016-03-18 N/A
Louise Desilets, NB
(Atlantic Certified Organic)
OPR 20 (6) (b) Cancellation (Voluntary Withdrawal) 2016-02-25 N/A

Ontario

Certification Holder Authority Enforcement Action Date of Enforcement Action Due Date for Corrective Action or
Date of Certificate Reinstatement
Primo Jardin Primeurs
(Ecocert Canada)
OPR 20 (6) (b) Cancellation (Voluntary Withdrawal) 2016-03-23 N/A
Misionero Vegetables Ltd
(Quality Assurance International QAI)
OPR 20 (6) (b) Cancellation (Voluntary Withdrawal) 2016-03-21 N/A
International Sugars, Inc.
(Quality Assurance International QAI)
OPR 20 (6) (b) Cancellation (Voluntary Withdrawal) 2016-03-17 N/A
Levi B. Martin
(ProCert Organic Systems)
OPR 20 (6) (b) Cancellation (Voluntary Withdrawal) 2016-03-04 N/A
Robert John Mel
(Centre for Systems Integration)
OPR 20 (6) (b) Cancellation (Voluntary Withdrawal) 2016-02-08 N/A
Nationwide Canning Ltd.
(ProCert Organic Systems.)
OPR 20 (6) (b) Cancellation (Voluntary Withdrawal) 2016-01-05 N/A

West

Certification Holder Authority Enforcement Action Date of Enforcement Action Due Date for Corrective Action or
Date of Certificate Reinstatement
651505 BC Ltd dba Donnachaidh, BC
(BCARA)
OPR 20 (6) (b) Cancellation (Voluntary Withdrawal) 2016-03-31 N/A
Filbert Farm, BC
(BCARA)
OPR 20 (6) (b) Cancellation (Voluntary Withdrawal) 2016-03-31 N/A
Thomas Reid, BC
(BCARA)
OPR 20 (6) (b) Cancellation (Voluntary Withdrawal) 2016-03-31 N/A
Cornelius Thiessen, AB
(Global Organic Alliance)
OPR 20 (6) (b) Cancellation (Voluntary Withdrawal) 2016-03-29 N/A
Sunnybrae Acres, SK
(International Certification Services ICS)
OPR 20 (6) (b) Cancellation (Voluntary Withdrawal) 2016-03-25 N/A
Naked Coconuts, BC
(TCO Cert)
OPR 20 (6) (b) Cancellation (Voluntary Withdrawal) 2016-03-22 N/A
Remount Ranch Inc., SK
(ProCert Organic Systems)
OPR 20 (6) (b) Cancellation (Voluntary Withdrawal) 2016-03-14 N/A
Semlin Valley Ranch, BC
(FVOPA)
OPR 20 (6) (b) Cancellation (Voluntary Withdrawal) 2016-03-14 N/A
Hodson Lake Ranch, BC
(FVOPA)
OPR 20 (6) (b) Cancellation (Voluntary Withdrawal) 2016-03-08 N/A
P & H Milling Group-Saskatoon, SK
(TCO Cert)
OPR 20 (6) (b) Cancellation (Voluntary Withdrawal) 2016-03-07 N/A
Haverman Estates
Jimmy and Milena Paterson, SK
(BCARA)
OPR 20 (6) (b) Cancellation (Voluntary Withdrawal) 2016-03-01 N/A
Bob Wakefield, AB
(Global Organic Alliance, Inc)
OPR 20 (6) (b) Cancellation (Voluntary Withdrawal) 2016-02-16 N/A
Stephen & Crystal Boughner, SK
(ProCert Organic Systems)
OPR 20 (6) (b) Cancellation (Voluntary Withdrawal) 2016-02-16 N/A
Keith Price, AB
(Global Organic Alliance, Inc)
OPR 20 (6) (b) Cancellation (Voluntary Withdrawal) 2016-02-04 N/A
Bowen Island Roasting Co Ltd, BC
(PACS)
OPR 20 (5) (b) Cancellation 2016-01-30 N/A
Hainle Vineyards Estate Winery Ltd., BC
(PACS)
OPR 20 (5) (b) Cancellation 2016-01-25 N/A
Douglas H. Leslie, AB
(ProCert Organic Systems)
OPR 20 (5) (b) Cancellation 2016-01-22 N/A
Wayne Dorosh, SK
(ProCert Organic Systems)
OPR 20 (5) (b) Cancellation 2016-01-22 N/A
Gordon Bradley, SK
(Global Organic Alliance, Inc)
OPR 20 (6) (b) Cancellation (Voluntary Withdrawal) 2016-01-01 N/A

Quebec

Certification Holder Authority Enforcement Action Date of Enforcement Action Due Date for Corrective Action or
Date of Certificate Reinstatement
Zelko Hertz & Shirley Tshu o/a TLC Organic Farm
(ProCert Organic Systems)
OPR 20 (6) (b) Cancellation (Voluntary Withdrawal) 2016-03-31 N/A
Mr Inc. Les 5 Saisons Greene
(Ecocert Canada)
OPR 20 (6) (b) Cancellation (Voluntary Withdrawal) 2016-03-25 N/A
Les Fermes Solidar inc.
(Québec-Vrai)
OPR 20 (6) (b) Cancellation (Voluntary Withdrawal) 2016-03-14 N/A
Ferme Ambroise Fafard Inc.
(Ecocert Canada)
OPR 20 (6) (b) Cancellation (Voluntary Withdrawal) 2016-03-05 N/A
The Beetbox - Boîte à Bettes
(Ecocert Canada)
OPR 20 (6) (b) Cancellation (Voluntary Withdrawal) 2016-03-05 N/A
IGA EXTRA 8259
(Ecocert Canada)
OPR 20 (6) (b) Cancellation (Voluntary Withdrawal) 2016-02-26 N/A
Les Petits Fruits Bio
(Québec-Vrai)
OPR 20 (5) (b) Cancellation 2016-02-23 N/A
La Coop Agrobio du Québec
(Ecocert Canada)
OPR 20 (6) (b) Cancellation (Voluntary Withdrawal) 2016-02-08 N/A
Sucrerie Renaud Gagné
(Ecocert Canada)
OPR 20 (6) (b) Cancellation (Voluntary Withdrawal) 2016-02-05 N/A
Noble Foods, Inc.
(Quality Assurance International (QAI))
OPR 20 (6) (b) Cancellation (Voluntary Withdrawal) 2016-01-15 N/A
Dominic Bouchard
(Québec-Vrai)
OPR 20 (6) (b) Cancellation (Voluntary Withdrawal) 2016-01-08 N/A
Monsieur Basilic
(Ecocert Canada)
OPR 20 (6) (b) Cancellation (Voluntary Withdrawal) 2016-01-08 N/A
Érablière DDL ENR.
(Ecocert Canada)
OPR 20 (6) (b) Cancellation (Voluntary Withdrawal) 2016-01-04 N/A
Produits Forestier Sophie et Martin Beauchesne senc.
(Ecocert Canada)
OPR 20 (6) (b) Cancellation (Voluntary Withdrawal) 2016-01-03 N/A
Boulangerie Le Temps de Vivre SENC
(Québec-Vrai)
OPR 20 (5) (b) Cancellation 2016-01-01 N/A
Fernand Daoust
(Québec-Vrai)
OPR 20 (6) (b) Cancellation (Voluntary Withdrawal) 2016-01-01 N/A
Produits Nutri-Forme Inc.
(Québec-Vrai)
OPR 20 (6) (b) Cancellation (Voluntary Withdrawal) 2016-01-01 N/A
Biosecur Lab Inc
(Ecocert Canada)
OPR 20 (6) (b) Cancellation (Voluntary Withdrawal) 2015-12-26 N/A
Aux Mille et une Saisons
(Ecocert Canada)
OPR 20 (6) (b) Cancellation (Voluntary Withdrawal) 2015-12-25 N/A
Crudessence Inc.
(Québec-Vrai)
OPR 20 (6) (b) Cancellation (Voluntary Withdrawal) 2015-12-04 N/A

International

Certification Holder Authority Enforcement Action Date of Enforcement Action Due Date for Corrective Action or
Date of Certificate Reinstatement
Xinkang Tea Factory of Anxi County
(OFDC Certified Operators)
China
OPR 20 (5) (b) Cancellation 2016-02-29 N/A
Hainan Dongfang Dahui Starch Produce Co. Ltd - Hainan Dongfang Dahui Starch Produce Co
(OFDC Certified Operators)
China
OPR 20 (5) (b) Cancellation 2016-02-26 N/A
Hainan Dongfang Dahui Starch Produce Co. Ltd. - Organic Tapioca Base of Hainan Dongfang Dahui
(OFDC Certified Operators)
China
OPR 20 (5) (b) Cancellation 2016-02-26 N/A
Fukumitsuya Sake Brewery
(Japan Organic & Natural Foods Assoc (JONA))
Japan
OPR 20 (6) (b) Cancellation (Voluntary Withdrawal) 2016-02-23 N/A
Madonna del Piraino Soc.
(CCPB SRL)
Italy
OPR 20 (6) (b) Cancellation (Voluntary Withdrawal) 2016-02-19 N/A
DAHUI (Cambodia) Starch CO., Ltd. (Xinji Biological Technology Co., Ltd)
(OFDC Certified Operators)
China
OPR 20 (5) (b) Cancellation 2016-02-02 N/A
Muddy Water
(AsureQuality Ltd)
New Zealand
OPR 20 (6) (b) Cancellation (Voluntary Withdrawal) 2016-02-01 N/A
Birchwood Packhouse
(BioGro NZ)
New Zealand
OPR 20 (6) (b) Cancellation (Voluntary Withdrawal) 2016-01-28 N/A
Fruitpackers Co-operative Ltd
(BioGro NZ)
New Zealand
OPR 20 (6) (b) Cancellation (Voluntary Withdrawal) 2016-01-28 N/A
Hainan Dongfang Dahui Starch Produce Co. Ltd. - Organic Tapioca Base of Dahui
(OFDC Certified Operators)
China
OPR 20 (5) (b) Cancellation 2016-01-23 N/A
Azienda Agricola Cefalicchio S.R.L.
(CCPB SRL)
Italy
OPR 20 (6) (b) Cancellation (Voluntary Withdrawal) 2016-01-12 N/A
Olivado Ltd
(AsureQuality Ltd)
New Zealand
OPR 20 (6) (b) Cancellation (Voluntary Withdrawal) 2016-01-12 N/A
Cantina Sociale Ari Soc. Coop
(CCPB SRL)
Italy
OPR 20 (6) (b) Cancellation (Voluntary Withdrawal) 2016-01-01 N/A
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