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What does OCIA stand for?

OCIA stands for Organic Crop Improvement Association

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To achieve this, the couple drive as far away as Niagara Falls and Quebec City in search of fruits which have been certified by such groups as the Organic Crop Improvement Association (OCIA), which inspects and regulates organic growers.
Betty Kananen, administrative director of the Organic Crop Improvement Association (OCIA), the world's largest independent certification organization, says that although certification setup costs are high - $30,000 or more, including an annual fee and the hiring of an inspector once a year - "40 percent more companies are getting certified than in past years, in an effort to build environmental stewardship.
To attain "organic" status, the farms, storage silos, transport companies, malting house and brewery are all regularly inspected and certified by independent third party organizations," the company said, "including the Organic Growers & Buyers Association and the Organic Crop Improvement Association.