OSGATA President on Organic Integrity & Corporate Interest

Video coverage of OSGATA President Jim Gerritsen’s presentation at the 2015 National Heirloom Exposition is now available. Gerritsen delves into seed consolidation, right-to-know GMO labeling, and democracy  in his talk [23:20].

Regarding protecting the integrity of organic certification, he said,:

“We are going to continue to defend your interest. Our organization, OSGATA. attends every one of these NOSB meetings and we advocate for what we believe is the historical traditional interest of the organic community, and we’re going to keep fighting. We’re not going to give up. This is our community, we’re not going to let the corporations take it from us.”

 

Watch the full video here.

 

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