Certification Forms and Documents

Select forms from the appropriate category, as indicated below. You can download a Word document (.doc) and save it to your computer and write in the form. Or you can download an Adobe Acrobat document (.pdf) and print each form to complete by hand. For an introduction to the certification process, click here.

The following categories for new applicants for NICS include:

Organic Crop Certification: The documents in this category are for those seeking certification for organic crop production, which includes field crops, produce, fruits, pasture, etc.

Organic Livestock Certification: The documents included in this category are for those seeking certification for organic livestock production, which includes field crops, pasture, and all livestock, except poultry.

Organic Poultry Certification: The documents included in this category are for those seeking certification for organic poultry production.

Organic Processing Certification: The documents included in this category are for those seeking certification for their organic processing and/or handling facilities.

For our updating producers, please click the appropriate link below to take you to the applicable page where the update information will be available.

Updating Crop Certification

Updating Livestock Certification

Updating Poultry Certification

Updating Processing Certification

If you need assistance in determining which forms you will need to complete your request for organic certification, please feel free to contact the NICS office at 608-637-7080, or you can email your questions to nics@naturesinternational.com. We’ll be happy to help you on your journey to becoming certified organic with Nature’s International Certification Services.