Organic New Farm with Livestock Applicant

This is the document library for new CSI clients wanting to apply for organic certification for their livestock operation.  Livestock production includes mixed livestock and crops, dairy, beef, pork and chicken production to name a few. 

  • Livestock and Poultry Feed and Supplements Record

    If you are a CSI client producing organic livestock or poultry flocks, you will need to complete this form or submit your own equivalent records.  This form needs to be updated annually with your recertification application.

  • New Organic Dairy Herd Feed Record

    If you are a CSI client with a dairy herd that is in transition from conventional to organic dairy production, then you will need to complete this form.

  • Feed Storage Record

    If you are a CSI client with livestock production, you will need to complete this form or your own equivalent.

  • Livestock Health Treatment

    If you are a CSI client with livestock production, you will need to complete this form or your own equivalent.

    Please maintain a complete list of all animal health incidents and their corresponding treatment. All use of medications and alternative remedies must be listed. This form, or a comparable record, must be submitted each year when applying for recertification. Please use additional sheets as necessary.

  • CSI Organic Certification Policy Manual - ORG-QSP 10.1.0

    This quality system procedure outlines the application and certification procedures for clients who apply to CSI for certification as either an organic farm, livestock operator, or organic processor/handler under the Canada Organic Regime and/or the JAS Organic Law and regulations.  This policy manual also outlines the inspection procedures carried out by CSI recognized inspectors to determine compliance of an applicant's system with the organic standard(s) to which application was made. 

  • Livestock System Plan

    If you are a new CSI client producing organic livestock, then you need to complete this form.

  • Organic Inspection and Certification Service Contract

    All CSI organic clients need to complete and submit this form annually with their application for organic certification.

  • Organic Farm Land History Affidavit

    This form needs to be completed if you are requesting certification of land that has been managed by someone else, but which you want to include in your farm management plan for the current year.

  • Commercial Availability Search Record

    This form needs to be completed if you are requesting permission to use non-organic seed, agricultural ingredients, food additives or processing aids.

  • Animal Identification List- Meat Production

    If you are a CSI client producing organic cattle, pigs, sheep, goats etc. for meat production, you will need to complete this form or submit your own equivalent records. This form needs to be updated annually with your recertification application.

    Please note that for dairy animals (cows, sheep, goats etc.) please complete the Animal Identification List - Dairy Production (ORG_LIV_01B_Dairy Animal ID.doc).

  • Animal Identification List - Dairy Production

    If you are a CSI client producing organic cattle, pigs, sheep, goats etc. for dairy production, you will need to complete this form or submit your own equivalent records. This form needs to be updated annually with your recertification application.

    Please note that for animals for meat production (cows, pigs, sheep, goats etc.) please complete the Animal Identification List - Meat Production (ORG_LIV_01A_Animal ID.doc).

  • Flock Information Sheet

    If you are a CSI client producing organic poultry flocks, you will need to complete this form or submit your own equivalent records.  This form needs to be updated annually with your recertification application.