The BOOM Awards 2021

The Best of Organic Market Awards are the UK's only dedicated organic awards of its kind, they celebrate the very best of the organic industry working so hard to grow, produce, sell, serve and celebrate food as it should be. Take a look at the category list and criteria below to find out more about how to enter. Entries will open on 1st December.

Introducing BOOM partners Ocado!

Soil Association Certification is delighted to be partnering with leading online retailer Ocado to deliver the 2021 BOOM Awards. 

In an exciting addition, Ocado will award one overall winner the WOW (Winner of Winners) Award! “The ‘Winner of Winners’ will be offered a listing on Ocado* if they are not already a supplier plus, a package of exclusive benefits including marketing and social support.

Categories & Criteria


Browse the categories to find out which ones your product or business are eligible to enter. Don't forget this year we have new categories for Beauty & Wellbeing and Fashion and Textiles as well as new awards for Farming and Free From and Vegan products!

Thanks to the generous support of our partners and sponsors we are offering FREE entry for smaller businesses (SA-certified businesses with a certified organic turnover of -£250k). 

Category Sponsors: Alara Wholefoods; English Tea Shop Organic; Omsco; RB Organic; Rachel's Organic; Riverford Organic Farmers; Robin Appel Ltd.; Yeo Valley.

Enter the BOOMs to:

👍 Build business confidence

🛒 Increase sales & listings

🙌 Impress your customers

🎤 Attract media coverage

🍾 Unlock promotional opportunities


Key dates:

📅 01 Dec 2020: Entries Open

🗳️ Mar–31 May 2021: Nation's Favourite nominations & voting

✏️ Apr/May 2021: Awards judging in Bristol

🏅 May/Jun 2021: Finalists announced  

🏆 Week of 5th July 2021: Awards Ceremony


Got a question about eligibility, criteria, costs or timings? Check out our FAQs

2019 BOOM Award Winners

Take a look at last year's winning products and businesses, as judged by our expert panel of judges as well as the general public. 

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