A world where agriculture systems prioritize health, ecological balance, fairness and care.
To uphold and advance organic principles and practices through certification, advocacy, and technical support.
Our core values serve as a guide for how PCO works and makes decisions every day. Through our Core Values we recognize the interdependent relationships between all our stakeholders: certified clients, supporters and members, PCO staff and contractors, partner organizations, and the community and environment.
We keep people at the center of every action, interaction, and decision. We do this by:
We promote restorative practices that improve the world for future generations. We do this by:
Embrace transparency and integrity in all our work. We do this by:
At PCO we strive to promote a work culture that promotes caring, purpose, and results.