About the Organic Agriculture Centre of Canada (OACC)

The Organic Agriculture Centre of Canada (OACC) is a national organization, based at the Dalhousie Agricultural Campus in Truro, Nova Scotia.  Founded in 2001, OACC aims to serve Canada's organic sector through science and education.

OACC Vision & Mission


Sustainable and science-based organic agricultural systems supporting healthy Canadian communities.


OACC facilitates and leads research and education supporting organic producers, consumers and other organic sector stakeholders to foster sustainable communities.