Organic - Soil Association
The Soil Association is the UK's leading organic organisation and promotes planet-friendly food and farming. Organic farming is planet friendly and therefore has the highest animal and livestock welfare standards and ensures the organic food you eat is nutrient rich and good for you. The Soil Association inspect and award organic certifications to farms and businesses that meet their organic standards. The Soil Association logo is a guarantee that the product meets the highest standards of sustainability and quality.
The Soil Association was founded in 1946 by a group of farmers, scientists and nutritionists who observed a direct connection between farming practice on plant, animal, human and environmental health. Today, the Soil Association is a growing organisation, a charity that is reliant upon donations and support from it's members and the public to carry out its work.