Supporting and promoting organic and sustainable agriculture since 1987
Celebrating 30 years of fighting for organic farmers!
Florida Organic Growers (FOG) has carried out its mission for 30 years by providing communities throughout the state with programs and resources that promote and support organic and sustainable agriculture and local and just food systems.
From beginning as a grassroots organization with the office located in someone’s kitchen or an unused corner of a barn to an established organization with programs that educate producers, consumers, institutions and governments about the benefits of organic and sustainable agriculture, FOG has continually made an impact in communities around Florida!
Osceola Grown's The Farm Market CSA in St. Cloud (coming in March)
Learn more about our Fresh Access Bucks program and participating farmers markets around the state by
visiting their website!
Bring local produce home. Double the purchasing power of SNAP.
Random Control Trial offers opportunity to win more Fresh Access Bucks!
The Random Control Trial (RCT) is an opportunity for SNAP participants to complete a food access survey through the University of Delaware. Food access surveys can be fou
nd atparticipating markets throughout Florida.
Two out of three participants win additional incentives at 1.5 or 2 ratio with no cap for the entire month.
The latest in organic and food safety/ GAPs certification
QCS will soon offer transitional certification as part of the USDA’s new transitional certification program. QCS already offers this certification and will be participating in the program and submit their application for accreditation. Learn more!
The latest in Food Safety news
QCS is participating in the FDA-ANSI pilot accreditation program in order to take necessary steps to obtain accreditation to operate under the Food Safety Modernization Act (FSMA) as an accredited third party certification body.
Additionally, QCS has already conducted several FSMA related Preventive Control for Human Foods (PCHF) – Preventive Controls Qualified Individual (PCQI) trainings in Florida and two more in Spanish in Dominican Republic.
QCS is planning combined trainings of PCHF-PCQI and Foreign Supplier Verification Program (FSVP) in Gainesville, Florida, and in Ecuador in the coming months. Please check the QCS website for updates on these trainings.
Sweetwater Organic Coffee Company now offering special FOG Lifer blends!
Sweetwater Organic Coffee Company have partnered to share in our commitment to organic and sustainable agriculture through healthy farming options and just food systems.
When you purchase either or both of these two tasty coffees, Sweetwater will donate 10% of the proceeds to FOG to support their efforts in blazing the organic trail. To order your FOG Lifter coffee, visit the Sweetwater