Covid-19 has caused a worldwide crisis that scrutinizes health, social and economic systems around the globe. The virus and its direct and indirect consequences for businesses, such as officially ordered shutdowns, a lack of personnel and logistic delays, have put unprecedented pressure on many supply chains. Unfortunately, crime tends to prosper in times of crisis, and neither the food sector as a whole nor the organic sector are excluded from this sad truth.
The boom in organic food in Western Europe has been going on for more than ten years with hardly any interruption.
Monsanto Co. will pay $ 1.5 billion to purchase Delta and Pine Land Co. in a merger of two of the world's largest seed companies.
Markus Arbenz became Director of Bio Suisse.
An exchange of stock took place in July this year.
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