The Souk el Tayeb Farmers Market has both organic and conventional produce and foodstuffs. To make things easy for customers at the market, organic produce is clearly color-coded with a green “certified organic” label.
Producers and farmers who offer organic products must have their organic certificate clearly displayed to customers. In Lebanon, the organic certification is delivered by 2 certifiers:
These certifiers follow European standards for their guidelines. Once a farmer or producer has demonstrated that they are in compliance, a certificate is issued to them.