Suspended and Cancelled Organic Certifications
2016 - October to December

Ontario
Quebec
West
International

Ontario

Certification Holder Authority Enforcement Action Date of Enforcement Action Due Date for Corrective Action or
Date of Certificate Reinstatement
Thomas W. Filardo & Nora L. Zorich
Ontario (Pro-Cert)
OPR 20 (6) (b) Cancellation (Voluntary Withdrawal) 2016-12-22 N/A
Fresh Coffee Network Inc.
Ontario (Pro-Cert)
OPR 20 (5) (b) Cancellation 2016-12-05 N/A
Stirling Creamery Ltd. (The)
Ontario (Pro-Cert)
OPR 20 (6) (b) Cancellation (Voluntary Withdrawal) 2016-12-05 N/A
Mucci Farms
Ontario (Centre for Systems Integration)
OPR 20 (6) (b) Cancellation (Voluntary Withdrawal) 2016-11-28 N/A
George B.M. Martin
Ontario (Pro-Cert)
OPR 20 (6) (b) Voluntary Cancellation 2016-11-24 N/A
Food Roll Sales Ltd.
Ontario (Pro-Cert)
OPR 20 (6) (b) Voluntary Cancellation 2016-11-23 N/A
Ekoroot Farm
Ontario (Ecocert Canada)
OPR 20 (6) (b) Voluntary Cancellation 2016-11-07 N/A
Proplant Propagation Services Ltd.
Ontario (Ecocert Canada)
OPR 20 (6) (b) Voluntary Cancellation 2016-11-06 N/A
Beretta Farms Inc.
Ontario (Ecocert Canada)
OPR 20 (6) (b) Voluntary Cancellation 2016-10-31 N/A
Janus Foods Inc.
Ontario (Pro-Cert)
OPR 20 (5) (b) Cancellation 2016-10-26 N/A
CF&R Services Inc.
Ontario (Ecocert)
OPR 29 (6) b) Voluntary Cancellation 2016-10-24 N/A
Dave Barr
Ontario (Pro-Cert)
OPR 20 (5) (b) Cancellation 2016-10-11 N/A
Harold Kress and Joanne Kress
Ontario (Pro-Cert)
OPR 20 (5) (b) Cancellation 2016-10-11 N/A
Joel Nicholson
Ontario (Pro-Cert)
OPR 20 (5) (b) Cancellation 2016-10-11 N/A
McElhone Farms Limited
Ontario (Pro-Cert)
OPR 20 (5) (b) Cancellation 2016-10-11 N/A
Small Spade Inc.
Ontario (Ecocert)
OPR 20 (6) (b) Voluntary Cancellation 2016-10-07 N/A
Angus B. Bauman
Ontario (Pro-Cert)
OPR 20 (6) (b) Voluntary Cancellation 2016-10-06 N/A

Quebec

Certification Holder Authority Enforcement Action Date of Enforcement Action Due Date for Corrective Action or
Date of Certificate Reinstatement
9197-1267 Quebec Inc., /L'erabliere Plus
Quebec (Ecocert)
OPR 20 (6) (b) Cancellation (Voluntary Withdrawal) 2016-12-28 N/A
Forest Distribution Inc.
Quebec (Ecocert Canada)
OPR 20 (6) (b) Cancellation (Voluntary Withdrawal) 2016-12-23 N/A
Thomas Foods International
Australia (Australia Certified Organic)
OPR 20 (6) (b) Cancellation (Voluntary Withdrawal) 2016-12-23 N/A
Ferme Le Jardin D'Olympe
Quebec (Ecocert)
OPR 20 (6) (b) Cancellation (Voluntary Withdrawal) 2016-12-22 N/A
Asociacion de Argricultores y Productores Café especial de Montalvo (BioTropico) OPR 20 (5) (b) Cancellation 2016-12-20 N/A
Leinster Pastoral Company
Australia (Australia Certified Organic)
OPR 20 (6) (b) Cancellation (Voluntary Withdrawal) 2016-12-14 N/A
Natures Blessing/Laurell and Factory C Only
Philippines (Global Organic Alliance Inc.)
OPR 20 (6) (b) Cancellation (Voluntary Withdrawal) 2016-12-14 N/A
Trevisur S.A.
Argentina (Argencert S.A.)
OPR 20 (6) (b) Cancellation (Voluntary Withdrawal) 2016-12-14 N/A
El Nenaiea CO Badr Farm
Egypt (Suolo E Salute Srl)
OPR 20 (6) (b) Cancellation (Voluntary Withdrawal) 2016-12-05 N/A
El Nenaiea Company for Industry and Trading
Egypt (Suolo E Salute Srl)
OPR 20 (6) (b) Cancellation (Voluntary Withdrawal) 2016-12-05 N/A
BG 4041 Mr. Apple
New Zealand (BioGro NZ)
OPR 20 (6) (b) Cancellation (Voluntary Withdrawal) 2016-11-16 N/A
GR Davis
Australie (ACO)
OPR 20 (6) (b) Cancellation (Voluntary Withdrawal) 2016-11-16 N/A
Aliments Montreux (4164687 Canada Inc.)
Quebec (Ecocert Canada)
OPR 20 (5) (b) Cancellation 2016-11-15 N/A
Rajesh Kumar Mohan Lal
India (Aditi Organic Certifications)
OPR 20 (5) (b) Cancellation 2016-11-14 N/A
Lyo-San Inc.
Quebec (Pro-Cert)
OPR 20 (6) (b) Voluntary Cancellation 2016-11-04 N/A
Alliance Import Export Inc.
Quebec (Ecocert Canada)
OPR 20 (6) (b) Voluntary Cancellation 2016-11-02 N/A
BG 3531 Bryan Brownlie
New Zealand (BioGro NZ)
OPR 20 (6) (b) Cancellation (Voluntary Withdrawal) 2016-11-02 N/A
Hetian Taohuashi Jujube Co., Ltd.
China (OFDC)
OPR 20 (6) (b) Cancellation (Voluntary Withdrawal) 2016-11-01 N/A
Cacao Growers Association
Belize (SA Certification Ltd., UK)
OPR 20 (5) (b) Cancellation 2016-10-11 N/A
Tianjin Yandu Chestnut Foodstuff Co., Ltd. (Certificates No. OF-3105-912-1835 and OP-3105-912-1835)
China OFDC)
OPR 20 (6) (b) Cancellation (Voluntary Withdrawal) 2016-10-11 N/A
Pomme D'Api Fruiterie Inc.
Quebec (Ecocert)
OPR 20 (6) (b) Voluntary Cancellation 2016-10-07 N/A
Belle Terre Garden
Quebec (Pro-Cert)
OPR 20 (6) (b) Voluntary Cancellation 2016-10-03 N/A
La Boîte à Grains
Quebec (Ecocert)
OPR 20 (6) (b) Voluntary Cancellation

West

Certification Holder Authority Enforcement Action Date of Enforcement Action Due Date for Corrective Action or
Date of Certificate Reinstatement
Owl Nest Orchard
Saskatchewan (Ecocert)
OPR 20 (6) (b) Voluntary Cancellation 2016-12-30 N/A
Frontier Farms Ltd.
British Columbia (Pro-Cert)
OPR 20 (6) (b) Cancellation (Voluntary Withdrawal) 2016-12-14 N/A
Beryle's Organic Paradise
British Columbia (PACS)
OPR 20 (5) (b) Cancellation 2016-11-24 N/A
Tyler May
Alberta (TCO Cert)
OPR 20 (6) (b) Voluntary Cancellation 2016-11-21 N/A
Clear Creek Organics Ltd.
Saskatchewan (Ecocert Canada)
OPR 20 (6) (b) Voluntary Cancellation 2016-11-14 N/A
Don & Charlotte Hartz
Saskatchewan (Pro-Cert)
OPR 20 (5) (b) Cancellation 2016-11-14 N/A
Raymond Krahn
Alberta (Pro-Cert)
OPR 20 (5) (b) Cancellation 2016-11-14 N/A
Rudy & Shirley Martine
Saskatchewan (Pro-Cert)
OPR 20 (5) (b) Cancellation 2016-11-14 N/A
Beaver Meadow Farms Ltd.
British Columbia (FVOPA)
OPR 20 (5) (b) Cancellation 2016-10-31 N/A
Keith Bjorgum
Alberta (Ecocert Canada)
OPR 20 (6) (b) Voluntary Cancellation 2016-10-31 N/A
Huba Spice
Alberta (PACS)
OPR 20 (6) (b) Voluntary Cancellation 2016-10-24 N/A
Best Gourmet Coffee
British Columbia (FVOPA)
OPR 20 (6) (b) Voluntary Cancellation 2016-10-23 N/A
Charles & Elizabeth Jones
Saskatchewan (TCO Cert)
OPR 20 (6) (b) Voluntary Cancellation 2016-10-21 N/A
Charles Marc Ell
Saskatchewan (Pro-Cert)
OPR 20 (6) (b) Voluntary Cancelation 2016-10-21 N/A
Brad & Tracey Schmidt
Saskatchewan (Pro-Cert)
OPR 20 (6) (b) Voluntary Cancelation 2016-10-20 N/A
101261666 Sask Ltd.
Saskatchewan (Pro-Cert)
OPR 20 (6) (b) Voluntary Cancelation 2016-10-19 N/A
Ed Powell & Todd Zeller
Saskatchewan (Pro-Cert)
OPR 20 (6) (b) Voluntary Cancellation 2016-10-19 N/A
Marshall Gluten-Free Milling
Saskatchewan (Pro-Cert)
OPR 20 (5) (b) Cancellation 2016-10-19 N/A
Morning Star Farm
British Columbia (PACS)
OPR 20 (6) (b) Voluntary Cancellation 2016-10-15 N/A
Twin Meadows
British Columbia (PACS)
OPR 20 (6) (b) Voluntary Cancellation 2016-10-14 N/A
Keyo Management Services Ltd.
British Columbia (Ecocert)
OPR 20 (6) (b) Voluntary Cancellation 2016-10-07 N/A
Agropur, Div Natrel, British Columbia (FVOPA) OPR 20 (6) (b) Voluntary Cancellation 2016-10-05 N/A
Barry & Kathie Humen
Alberta (Global Organic Alliance Inc.)
OPR 20 (5) (b) Cancellation 2016-10-01 N/A

International

Certification Holder Authority Enforcement Action Date of Enforcement Action Due Date for Corrective Action or
Date of Certificate Reinstatement
Thai Smart Life Co.
Thailand (Organic ACT)
OPR 20 (5) (b) Cancellation 2016-12-27 N/A
Thomas Foods International
Australia (Australia Certified Organic)
OPR 20 (6) (b) Cancellation (Voluntary Withdrawal) 2016-12-23 N/A
Asociacion de Argricultores y Productores Café especial de Montalvo (BioTropico) OPR 20 (5) (b) Cancellation 2016-12-20 N/A
Leinster Pastoral Company
Australia (Australia Certified Organic)
OPR 20 (6) (b) Cancellation (Voluntary Withdrawal) 2016-12-14 N/A
Natures Blessing/Laurell and Factory C Only
Philippines (Global Organic Alliance Inc.)
OPR 20 (6) (b) Cancellation (Voluntary Withdrawal) 2016-12-14 N/A
Trevisur S.A.
Argentina (Argencert S.A.)
OPR 20 (6) (b) Cancellation (Voluntary Withdrawal) 2016-12-14 N/A
El Nenaiea CO Badr Farm
Egypt (Suolo E Salute Srl)
OPR 20 (6) (b) Cancellation (Voluntary Withdrawal) 2016-12-05 N/A
El Nenaiea Company for Industry and Trading
Egypt (Suolo E Salute Srl)
OPR 20 (6) (b) Cancellation (Voluntary Withdrawal) 2016-12-05 N/A
BG 4041 Mr. Apple
New Zealand (BioGro NZ)
OPR 20 (6) (b) Voluntary Cancellation 2016-11-16 N/A
GR Davis
Australia (ACO
OPR 20 (6) (b) Voluntary Cancellation 2016-11-16 N/A
Rajesh Kumar Mohan Lal
India (Aditi Organic Certifications)
OPR 20 (5) (b) Cancellation 2016-11-14 N/A
BG 3531 Bryan Brownlie
New Zealand (BioGro NZ)
OPR 20 (6) (b) Voluntary Cancellation 2016-11-02 N/A
Hetian Taohuashi Jujube Co., Ltd.
China (OFDC)
OPR 20 (6) (b) Voluntary Cancellation 2016-11-01 N/A
Cacao Growers Association
Belize (SA Certification Ltd., UK)
OPR 20 (5) (b) Cancellation 2016-10-11 N/A
Tianjin Yandu Chestnut Foodstuff Co., Ltd. (Certificates No. OF-3105-912-1835 and OP-3105-912-1835)
China OFDC)
OPR 20 (6) (b) Voluntary Cancellation 2016-10-11 N/A
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