Events, Events18.01.2016 Editor
The largest organic seed event in the U.S. will take place from the 4th to the 6th of February 2016 in Corvallis Oregon.
Events, Events29.12.2015 Kai Kreuzer
The German lawyer Hanspeter Schmidt who is specialized on the organic industry explained news about the revision of the EU Organic Regulation.
Events, Events08.12.2015 Kai Kreuzer
The European edition of the Sustainable Cosmetics Summit bringing together 140 delegates from the beauty industry. Discussions over the 3-day summit centred on sustainability metrics, ethical labels, green materials and digital marketing.
Events, Events24.11.2015 Editor
The market for Halal cosmetics is growing worldwide.According to forecasts, by 2050 around 30 % of the world’s population will belong to this religion. At the international Natural and Organic Conference an expert provided information on certification criteria, banned ingredients and interfaces with natural and organic cosmetics.
Events, Events19.08.2015 Karin Heinze
The world exhibition has been running in Milan since 1 May and will continue until 31 October. This mega-event is dominated by the giants in the agricultural and food industry. But anyone interested enough to search will find the initiatives and events that demonstrate a different approach and alternatives.
Events, Events16.06.2015 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.
Organic Seed Alliance invites to help shape the 8th Organic Seed Growers Conference by providing proposals for content.
Events, Events12.06.2015 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.
Events, Events11.06.2015 Karin Heinze
National agriculture ministers are set to adopt the Council opinion on the proposal for a new EU Organic Regulation based on a new presidency text at the Agriculture and Fisheries Council on June 16th. IFOAM EU highlights that the latest compromise text would lead to less harmonisation than the status quo in the EU and therefore urges ministers to come up with a more consistent approach before adopting its position.
Organic can save the planet - this is the claim that opened the International Organic Forum in the Biodiversity Park at Expo Milano 2015.
Events, Events10.06.2015 Karin Heinze
The Association for Natural & Organic Cosmetics Natrue hosted a highly successful Membership Assembly on 22 May. At the meeting new members were welcomed and old members were updated of the latest endeavours in the world of natural and organic cosmetics.
On 20 – 21 June, the event Lekker naar de Boer! will take place again all over the Netherlands.
Vegfest Scotland is all about going vegan.
As every year, the Økodag – organic day – was held all over Denmark.
Events, Events26.05.2015 Redaktion
Taking place in Amsterdam on 4-5 June, the Sustainable Foods Summit will highlight major sustainability developments in the food industry. Topics include packaging innovations, superfood ingredients, building local markets, sustainable sourcing, raw foods, distribution hurdles, green marketing communications, traceability and packaging waste.
The Food for Life Catering Mark Awards will take place on 18 June 2015.
With a motto to “Drink Organic, Save the Planet, One Beer at a Time,” the North American Organic Brewers Festival will celebrate its 11th year on 13 - 16 August in Portland, Oregon.
The 'Wake up to Organic' summer campaign has been launched, celebrating the best of British organic products.
Events, Events29.04.2015 Redaktion
Green brands need to focus on distribution if they are to widen appeal of sustainable products. Organic Monitor finds the most successful green brands are those who have expanded distribution into mainstream channels.
Events, Events17.04.2015 Redaktion
The second edition on Vinitaly Bio took place at the most important Italian wine fair, Vinitaly, one of the main international wine exhibitions that was held in Verona from 22-25 March 2015. The expo had about 150,000 visitors from 140 countries and was also attended by more than 2,600 journalists from 46 countries. With only 1000 m² available in the pavilion, there was not enough room for some tens of organic wineries; FederBio will try to obtain a larger exhibition are for the 2016 edition.
Events, Events15.04.2015 Redaktion
With regard to our article "Malta - the EU organic Achilles heel" that we published on www.organic-market.info on 1 April, we as www.Bio-markt.info/ www.Organic-Market.info and the author of the article Mr. Leo Fruehschuetz want to correct some facts and apologize to Mr Aart Jan Jonker for the comments referring to his name. Mr. Jonker and the group Biodiet/Pure Life have sent us their remarks that we publish here.
Events, Events07.04.2015 Kai Kreuzer
An international and meeting of specialist journalists from seven countries – open to the public - took place for the first time at BioFach in 2015. With some well prepared Powerpoint presentations, they introduced their print an online magazines. The common factor was that they all specialized in the theme of organic.
Events, Events01.04.2015 Karin Heinze
The Sustainable Foods Summit will discuss approaches to reduce the environmental impact of food and beverages by using novel ingredients and green packaging. The European edition of this executive summit will be hosted in Amsterdam on 4-5 June.
The 5th international conference on the organic sector development in Central / Eastern European and Central Asian countries will take place in Kyiv on 16 – 17 April 2015.
Weleda’s new Evening Primrose Age Revitalising facial care range has just received two awards in the United Kingdom, Premium Beauty News reports.