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PO Box 791

New Lebanon, NY

Tel. Silke: +1 518 708 2244

Tel. Winfried: +1 518 708 2245

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About Us

Silke Fuchshofen 
 
Certification and inspection systems specialist who has worked extensively on both sides of compliance systems. As independent organic, non-GMO and gluten-free inspector, Silke has worked for many different certifiers with different inspection systems in the US and in Europe. She has represented BCS-Oeko Garantie GmbH in the US and co-created the Fair Trade and Social Responsibility program of the Fair Trade Sustainability Alliance.
Silke served on the IOIA Board of Directors for two years and on the Board of Fair Trade Sustainability Partners for five. In recent years Silke has specialized in complex traceabiltiy systems, created webinars for certifiers and inspectors and was invited to a two hour NOSB panel on import fraud prevention in the spring of 2018. Currently Silke serves on the OTA Global Organic Supply Chain Integrity Task Force.
Winfried Fuchshofen 
Winfried has a Ph.D. in organic agriculture and long-standing experience as a consultant in the international organic industry. He has consulted organic certifiers, farms, businesses and other organizations. Winfried co-created and is currently CEO of the Fair Trade Sustainability Alliance.
He writes articles for US and German publications, can be contracted for speaking engagements and to chair or participate in panel discussions. 
Winfried Fuchshofen 
Winfried has a Ph.D. in organic agriculture and long-standing experience as a consultant in the international organic industry. He has consulted organic certifiers, farms, businesses and other organizations. Winfried co-created and is currently CEO of the Fair Trade Sustainability Alliance.
He writes articles for US and German publications, can be contracted for speaking engagements and to chair or participate in panel discussions. 
We are dedicated to local and organic agriculture,
fair trade and everything that keeps this planet alive and livable.