FACEBOOK TWITTER
14/03/2022

EU Organic Awards to be presented for the first time

The organic awards aim to recognize the best and most innovative organic operators who contribute to reducing the harmful effects of agriculture on the environment and climate, as well as to the implementation of the EU Biodiversity Strategy and the Farm to Fork Strategy. 

In seven categories ranging from best organic farmer to best organic restaurant, the EU organic awards will be presented for the first time this year.

The award categories are the following:

1: Best organic farmer (female) and Best organic farmer (male)
2: Best organic region
3: Best organic city
4: Best organic bio-district
5: Best organic Small and Medium Enterprise (SME)
6: Best organic food retailer
7: Best organic restaurant

The links to the online application forms will be available from 25 March 2022 on the European Commission's website.

The awards are non-financial and will be handed out on 23 September, which is EU Organic Day. The EU organic awards are jointly organized by the European Commission, the European Economic and Social Committee, the European Committee of the Regions, COPA-COGECA and IFOAM Organics Europe. The jury will consist of representatives from those organisations.

Source and info: http://organic-market.info/news/eu-organic-awards.html

Share on:
Events & Fairs
17/08/2022

Terra Madre Salone del Gusto takes place in September

The Terra Madre Salone del Gusto 2022 will be held from September 22-26 in Turin, Italy. 

16/08/2022

A unique Summer Edition of BIOFACH!

A unique Summer Edition of BIOFACH!

29/04/2022

All about BIOFACH 2022 Summer Edition

With BioFach innovative event concept, the Event combines the established physical BIOFACH with the advantages of the digital world.

04/04/2022

Connature Partner, Natural Products Europe 2022 taking place in London - over 700 exhibitors from around the world!

Natural Products Europe 2022 taking place in London - 3 - 4 april 2022

31/05/2021

What participants can expect at the European Organic Congress 2021

The 15th edition of European Organic Congress, organised by IFOAM Organics Europe and their partner Agrobio, will take place digitally on 16-18 June 2021 live from Lisboa

12/05/2021

Virtual Edition of the European Sustainable Foods Summit in June 2021

At the first virtual edition of the European edition of the Sustainable Foods Summit from 8th until 11th of June 2021, organized by Ecovia Intelligence  stakeholders from the organic food sector will discuss sustainability developments...

29/07/2020

Sana, Bologna is coming, stay tuned! Constant growth for the organic sector

Covid-19 emergency has led to a significant increase in sales of food products. Consumers are paying serious attention to quality and food safety and this is particularly visible in the performance of organic products compared with their non-organic counterparts.

31/05/2014

Bhutan: Conference on organic and ecological agriculture a full success

From 5 - 8 March 2014, participants from 30 countries gathered in Bhutan at the IFOAM Conference on Organic and Ecological Agriculture in Mountain Ecosystems. The country created the vision of Gross National Happiness and made a visionary commitment to going 100% organic.

01/10/2012

Barcelona, Spain, from 25 to 26 October 2012.: Global Eco Forum 2012

The Euro-Mediterranean forum on sustainability, the Global Eco Forum, will take place in Barcelona, Spain, from 25 to 26 October 2012.

09/07/2012

25 - 29 october - Turin - Salone del Gusto and Terra Madre

For the first time, Salone del Gusto and Terra Madre merge to create a single event that will be held on 25 to 29 October 2012 in Turin, Italy

17/08/2022

Terra Madre Salone del Gusto takes place in September

The Terra Madre Salone del Gusto 2022 will be held from September 22-26 in Turin, Italy. 

16/08/2022

A unique Summer Edition of BIOFACH!

A unique Summer Edition of BIOFACH!

29/04/2022

All about BIOFACH 2022 Summer Edition

With BioFach innovative event concept, the Event combines the established physical BIOFACH with the advantages of the digital world.

04/04/2022

Connature Partner, Natural Products Europe 2022 taking place in London - over 700 exhibitors from around the world!

Natural Products Europe 2022 taking place in London - 3 - 4 april 2022

31/05/2021

What participants can expect at the European Organic Congress 2021

The 15th edition of European Organic Congress, organised by IFOAM Organics Europe and their partner Agrobio, will take place digitally on 16-18 June 2021 live from Lisboa

12/05/2021

Virtual Edition of the European Sustainable Foods Summit in June 2021

At the first virtual edition of the European edition of the Sustainable Foods Summit from 8th until 11th of June 2021, organized by Ecovia Intelligence  stakeholders from the organic food sector will discuss sustainability developments...

29/07/2020

Sana, Bologna is coming, stay tuned! Constant growth for the organic sector

Covid-19 emergency has led to a significant increase in sales of food products. Consumers are paying serious attention to quality and food safety and this is particularly visible in the performance of organic products compared with their non-organic counterparts.

31/05/2014

Bhutan: Conference on organic and ecological agriculture a full success

From 5 - 8 March 2014, participants from 30 countries gathered in Bhutan at the IFOAM Conference on Organic and Ecological Agriculture in Mountain Ecosystems. The country created the vision of Gross National Happiness and made a visionary commitment to going 100% organic.

01/10/2012

Barcelona, Spain, from 25 to 26 October 2012.: Global Eco Forum 2012

The Euro-Mediterranean forum on sustainability, the Global Eco Forum, will take place in Barcelona, Spain, from 25 to 26 October 2012.

09/07/2012

25 - 29 october - Turin - Salone del Gusto and Terra Madre

For the first time, Salone del Gusto and Terra Madre merge to create a single event that will be held on 25 to 29 October 2012 in Turin, Italy

Press
17/01/2023

Almost ready to switch platform

We inform companies registered at this platform that there will be a switch to the new platform very soon

25/10/2022

Impact of the delisting of 5 Indian Certification Bodies by the European Commission for Category A

 Impact of the delisting of 5 Indian Certification Bodies by the European Commission for Category A 

25/08/2022

Florence joins Pesticide-Free Town Network

Together with Lisbon, Tallinn, Zagreb, Bolzano and many more, the capital of Tuscany decided to ban the use of pesticides in public areas: sports fields, playgrounds, gardens, pavements and cemeteries are now free of any pesticides.

17/06/2022

Organic industry grows steadily in the US with stabilizing purchasing patterns

According to the Organic Trade Association’s latest Industry Survey, market volatility and pantry loading are decreasing and industry growth is shifting back toward historic trends in the US

27/05/2022

Tester Suppliers Communication / test version almost ready

Be part of the Testers Group and benefit of 1 year for free with 20 products. Get Buyers Requests easily and fast!

18/05/2022

IFOAM calls for a systemic approach to carbon farming

IFOAM Organics Europe urges in their new position paper the need for a holistic and multi-dimensional approach to carbon farming

26/04/2022

Global organic market: Unprecedented growth in 2020 – Organic retail sales grew by 14 billion euros and exceeded the 120-billion-euro mark

Global organic market: Unprecedented growth in 2020 – Organic retail sales grew by 14 billion euros and exceeded the 120-billion-euro mark

28/03/2022

Organic salt - European Regulation

In February 2019, the European Commission tabled a draft delegated act on production rules for organic salt. 

24/03/2022

IFOAM Organics Europe calls for increased support of organic farming

Most of the CAP national Strategic Plans lack ambition and will not contribute to significantly developing organic farming in the EU or to achieving the EU’s targets set in the Farm to Fork Strategy

04/03/2022

Every third customer buys natural cosmetics

Germany remains the largest market for natural cosmetics in Europe. In 2021, the division gained 1.6 million customers. Meanwhile, organic specialist retailers, are losing their importance as a sales channel.

08/01/2016

Organic groceries discount at Walmart Canada

Walmart Canada has quietly launched a new lineup of organic products under its Great Value store brand

17/01/2023

Almost ready to switch platform

We inform companies registered at this platform that there will be a switch to the new platform very soon

25/10/2022

Impact of the delisting of 5 Indian Certification Bodies by the European Commission for Category A

 Impact of the delisting of 5 Indian Certification Bodies by the European Commission for Category A 

25/08/2022

Florence joins Pesticide-Free Town Network

Together with Lisbon, Tallinn, Zagreb, Bolzano and many more, the capital of Tuscany decided to ban the use of pesticides in public areas: sports fields, playgrounds, gardens, pavements and cemeteries are now free of any pesticides.

17/06/2022

Organic industry grows steadily in the US with stabilizing purchasing patterns

According to the Organic Trade Association’s latest Industry Survey, market volatility and pantry loading are decreasing and industry growth is shifting back toward historic trends in the US

27/05/2022

Tester Suppliers Communication / test version almost ready

Be part of the Testers Group and benefit of 1 year for free with 20 products. Get Buyers Requests easily and fast!

18/05/2022

IFOAM calls for a systemic approach to carbon farming

IFOAM Organics Europe urges in their new position paper the need for a holistic and multi-dimensional approach to carbon farming

26/04/2022

Global organic market: Unprecedented growth in 2020 – Organic retail sales grew by 14 billion euros and exceeded the 120-billion-euro mark

Global organic market: Unprecedented growth in 2020 – Organic retail sales grew by 14 billion euros and exceeded the 120-billion-euro mark

28/03/2022

Organic salt - European Regulation

In February 2019, the European Commission tabled a draft delegated act on production rules for organic salt. 

24/03/2022

IFOAM Organics Europe calls for increased support of organic farming

Most of the CAP national Strategic Plans lack ambition and will not contribute to significantly developing organic farming in the EU or to achieving the EU’s targets set in the Farm to Fork Strategy

04/03/2022

Every third customer buys natural cosmetics

Germany remains the largest market for natural cosmetics in Europe. In 2021, the division gained 1.6 million customers. Meanwhile, organic specialist retailers, are losing their importance as a sales channel.

08/01/2016

Organic groceries discount at Walmart Canada

Walmart Canada has quietly launched a new lineup of organic products under its Great Value store brand