Europe, Estonia, Latvia, Lithuania12.09.2017 Karin Heinze
IFOAM EU members and guests from the organic industry as well as policymakers met for the 11th European Organic Congress (EOC) in the Estonian capital Tallinn from 5 - 6 September. The main topics of the first day were the Common European Agricultural Policy (CAP) and the possibilities to implement the ambitious goal of IFOAM EU to reach 50% European agricultural land managed according to organic principles by 2030 (Organic Vision 2030). The new launched "Organic Roadmap" should serve as an inspiration and source of ideas. (Video interview with IFOAM EU President Christopher Stopes)
Europe, Estonia, Latvia, Lithuania06.09.2017 Editor
To reach the Organic Vision 2030, IFOAM EU has launched an Organic Roadmap to Sustainable Food and Farming Systems in Europe at the 11th European Organic Congress in Tallinn.
Europe, Estonia, Latvia, Lithuania04.09.2017 Editor
Estonia holds the EU Council Presidency until the end of this year. At their meeting in Tallinn from 3-5 September the topics to be discussed by the EU ministers of agriculture will include the fipronil scandal.
Europe, Estonia, Latvia, Lithuania04.08.2017 Editor
The 11th European Organic Congress takes place in the Estonian capital Tallinn from 5 -7 September 2017. IFOAM EU Group has a clear agenda what they want for organic in Europe by 2030.
Europe, Estonia, Latvia, Lithuania22.06.2017 Editor
The 11th IFOAM EU Organic Congress from 5 -7 September 2017 in Tallinn will look at how stakeholders and policymakers can work together to reach the European Organic Vision 2030, with the launch of a roadmap.
Europe, Estonia, Latvia, Lithuania24.05.2017 Editor
This Congress from 5 -7 September 2017 in the Estonian capital Tallinn will look at how stakeholders and policymakers can work together to reach the European Organic Vision 2030, with the launch of a roadmap for making it happen.
Europe, Estonia, Latvia, Lithuania09.11.2016 Editor
Lithuania has a great organic agricultural potential. Its public opinion is also disposed to develop this, for the country, new type of agriculture. Lithuanians agree with to 74% to support an environment conscious agriculture, along with banning the use of any chemical fertilizers in agriculture.
Europe, Estonia, Latvia, Lithuania28.10.2016 Editor
Koppert and Lantmännen BioAgri have agreed on the acquisition of the assets of BioAgri’s microbial products, registrations and IP by Koppert. Koppert will expand its seed treatment capabilities.
Europe, Estonia, Latvia, Lithuania04.01.2016 Editor
Ekoagros, an organic agriculture certification body in Lithuania, completed certification process of all owned and leased farmland areas,
Europe, Estonia, Latvia, Lithuania16.06.2015 Karin Heinze
The European organic movement has launched its vision for organic in Europe in 2030 at the 9th European Organic Congress on 11-12 June, organised by IFOAM EU together with the Latvian Presidency of the Council of the European Union, the Latvian Ministry of Agriculture and the Latvian Association of Organic Agriculture.
Europe, Estonia, Latvia, Lithuania12.06.2015 Karin Heinze
At this politically important moment for the organic regulation reform – between an informal AGRIFISH Council during which there was still much disagreement over key issues last week and the upcoming formal meeting of 16 June at which an agreement on the organic regulation review is expected in the Council – more than 150 people from 23 countries joined the Latvian Minister of Agriculture, Green MEP Martin Häusling, other policy makers and leading organic experts to discuss the future of the organic sector. The occasion is the 9th European Organic Congress organised by the Latvian Presidency, the Latvian Ministry of Agriculture, IFOAM EU and ALOA.
Europe, Estonia, Latvia, Lithuania27.02.2015 Karin Heinze
The project Data Network for Better European Organic Market Information - OrganicDataNetwork - aims to increase the transparency of the European organic food market.
Europe, Estonia, Latvia, Lithuania24.02.2015 Karin Heinze
The latest global data on organic farming has been presented by IFOAM – Organics International and the Research Institute of Organic Agriculture (FiBL) at the BioFach fair 2015 in Nuremberg. The global organic market increased to 72 billion US Dollars, organic agricultural land worldwide is 43 million hectares.
Europe, Estonia, Latvia, Lithuania22.12.2014 Redaktion
Have a look with us at the most important events and organic issues of 2014 in the German and international organic industry.
Europe, Estonia, Latvia, Lithuania17.11.2014 Redaktion
The number of organic farms in Latvia has tripled to around 3,470.
Europe, Estonia, Latvia, Lithuania29.05.2014 Redaktion
Organic-Market.Info presents two successful Estonian models that could well point the way forward for other countries.
Europe, Estonia, Latvia, Lithuania06.03.2014 Redaktion
BÖLW has mounted an event focusing on the issue of town – country.
Europe, Estonia, Latvia, Lithuania17.01.2014 Redaktion
Half a dozen specialist wholefood shops have opened in the capital of Lithuania.
Europe, Estonia, Latvia, Lithuania04.11.2013 Redaktion
Biomarket is one of the leading organic wholesalers and retailers in Estonia
Europe, Estonia, Latvia, Lithuania08.10.2013 Redaktion
The most northerly Baltic state has gone through a remarkable development in the last 20 years
Europe, Estonia, Latvia, Lithuania04.10.2013 Redaktion
The natural cosmetics of Mádara are exported to 25 countries.
Europe, Estonia, Latvia, Lithuania15.03.2012 Redaktion
The natural cosmetics market worldwide has grown dynamically in recent years
Europe, Estonia, Latvia, Lithuania19.01.2009 Redaktion
Latvia enjoys environmental conditions of high quality
Europe, Estonia, Latvia, Lithuania06.02.2007 Redaktion
In 1993, Estonia had only 1600 hectares of organically cultivated land, but by 2005 the figure had risen.
Europe, Estonia, Latvia, Lithuania05.09.2006 Redaktion
Agriculture has always played an important role in Lithuania.