Organic survey: Transitioning farmers want mentors 

The Organic Trade Association says market demand in the United States for certified-organic products has grown by double digits since 2002.

But organic farm operations haven’t had the same growth.

To learn more about the disparity between supply and demand, two Oregon farm groups recently conducted a nationwide survey of farmers who have participated in the Natural Resource Conservation Service’s Environmental Quality Incentive Program Organic Initiative between 2010 and 2015.

Source: Organic survey: Transitioning farmers want mentors | Midwest News |