Certification Forms and Documents

Click on the link below to navigate to the appropriate forms for your operation. Existing NICS clients use the Updating Certification links at the bottom of the page. New in 2020 you’ll find many of our forms are available in fillable Adobe PDF format. This means you can fill them out on your computer, save them, and email them to nics@naturesinternational.com. All you need is the free Adobe Acrobat Reader program on your computer. We also offer some of our forms in Microsoft Word format, if you prefer. For an introduction to the certification process, click here.

The following categories are for new applicants and applicants transferring from another certifier to NICS.

Initial 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.

Initial 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.

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

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

For our existing producers, please click the appropriate link below to navigate to the annual update certification forms.

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.