As farmers ourselves, we know first hand the obstacles when producing, marketing and buying Organic/Non-GMO large scale commodities. Our main goal is to provide guidance for those making the transition to Organic production and connect farmers and buyers in one simple platform.
Testing is done up front by the Producer at a certified lab to ensure only quality commodities are listed for sale.
Set the price for your crop. To support you with your decision, RSS feeds from the USDA AMS (Agricultural Marketing Service) are provided on the Producer’s Dashboard for your reference.
When your commodity is purchased shipping is arranged for your convenience
Funds from the Buyer are put in escrow to ensure payment and are released when the commodity is delivered
Testing by a certified lab is conducted on the commodity before it is listed for sale to ensure only quality commodities are sold.
Utilize your own shipping fleet or secure the estimated shipping that can be arranged through the platform.
Agree to purchase the commodity
Put the funds in a secure escrow account
Once delivery takes place the funds are released from escrow and the Producer is paid
Frequently Asked Questions
Your certifying agent will use a reputable source to inform his/her recommendations.
Usually, you can have confidence in purchasing fertilizer if you see an OMRI label. For certified organic farmers, the product must be included in the operator’s approved organic system (farm) plan.
OMRI supports organic integrity by developing clear information and guidance about materials, so those producers know which products are appropriate for organic operations. OMRI is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization that provides an independent review of products, such as fertilizers, pest controls, livestock health care products, and numerous other inputs that are intended for use in certified organic production and processing.
Through the YieldOrganic platform, a third-party logistics company provides estimated shipping rates and their service is available for most commodities. The Buyer also has the option to utilize their own shipping fleet or use a trucking company they may already have an established relationship with.
YieldOrganic is by your side as you transition from conventional to Organic/Non-GMO production. All the way from understanding Where Do I Start, to going through Common Concerns That Are Raised, the Lessons we have Learned and openly sharing Our Financials from field years 2014 and 2015. With concise information, the transition isn’t as daunting as you may think.
Take the easiest step, Download this free eBook and get access to Grow Organic: A Farmer’s Guide.