Organic Certification

NOFA-NY Certified Organic, LLC has been accredited by the USDA National Organic Program since April 29, 2002 to provide organic certification for farmers and processors in the United States. NOFA-NY Certified Organic, LLC is operated in a nonprofit manner and is funded entirely by certification fees. The day-to-day activities of the program are coordinated by paid certification office personnel. Trained inspectors are hired to visit the farms and processing operations. NOFA-NY Certified Organic, LLC is a subsidiary of NOFA-NY, Inc., a nonprofit, educational organization.

Why choose NOFA-NY Certified Organic, LLC?

  • New York’s Largest & Most Experienced Certifier
  • High Integrity
  • Local/Regional Knowledge
  • Farmer Friendly, Dedicated Staff
  • Sponsor Free Informational Workshops

Our goal is maintaining the highest level of organic integrity while caring about our farmers and handlers!


Press Release:

Binghamton, NY – January 5, 2015 – NOFA-NY Certified Organic, LLC hires Lori Kenyon as Certification Director.

NOFA-NY Certified Organic, LLC is proud to announce and welcome Lori Kenyon as our Certification Director.  Kenyon will be responsible for managing the overall certification program including leadership, finances and government regulations. 

Kenyon brings with her over twenty years of management experience.  She joins our team from Northeast Rehab, Inc. located in Binghamton, NY.  Kenyon served as Operations Manager for Northeast Rehab, a provider of durable medical equipment to the healthcare industry, where she oversaw all daily operations including accreditation requirements.  Prior to that, Kenyon enjoyed a long and successful tenure with Dick’s Sporting Goods, where she held various management positions in Purchasing and Distribution.  Kenyon brings extensive experience in sound financial responsibility, organization and employee development, deadline management, and customer service, all within a rapid growing environment.