This is the U.S. Department of Agriculture's official seal for organic food. The seal and the word "organic" can be displayed on organic foods. Use of the seal is voluntary, so some organic foods may not have it.
Picture of the organic food seal adapted from the USDA National Organic Program. Available online: http://www.ams.usda.gov.
Current as of: August 21, 2019
Author: Healthwise Staff Kathleen Romito, MD - Family Medicine Rhonda O'Brien, MS, RD, CDE - Certified Diabetes Educator
Medical Review:Kathleen Romito, MD - Family Medicine & Rhonda O'Brien, MS, RD, CDE - Certified Diabetes Educator