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United States Department of Agriculture
Farm Service Agency
Organic & Transitional Education & Certification
Welcome to OTECP
This Farm Service Agency website is provided for producers to apply for the Organic & Transitional Education & Certification Program (OTECP).
The Organic & Transitional Education & Certification Program (OTECP) uses funding provided through the Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security Act. The OTECP provides cost share assistance of eligible expenses to producers and handlers who are obtaining or renewing USDA organic certification in FY 2020, 2021, and 2022.