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Organic-World.net provides key data and results of the global survey on organic agriculture of the Research Institute of Organic Agriculture FiBL, carried out in cooperation with the International Federation of Organic Agriculture Movements IFOAM and other partners. Furthermore background information and news related to organic farming statistics and general developments in organic agriculture world-wide are available.


February 12, 2016: Science Day at BIOFACH


On February 12, 2016, the fourth Science Day will take place at BIOFACH, the World Organic Trade Fair, in Nuremberg, Germany. It is jointly organized by TIPI, the... read more

Workshop on sustainability of organic/low-input dairy


The Sustainable Organic and Low Input Dairying (SOLID) project is holding a conference which is jointly organised and supported by the Organic Research Centre (ORC),... read more

17th survey on organic agriculture world-wide started


In August 2015, we started our 17th survey on organic agriculture worldwide. The new questionnaire is available at this website. The data will be published in the... read more

France: organic market continues to grow in 2015


Organic farming and organic consumption is increasing in France. Between January-July 2015, the number of organic farms has increased by 8% compared to the same period... read more

Interactive data table on key indicators now online


The interactive data tables on key indicators and on crops worldwide are  now online. Data on organic agriculture worldwide are also available as Excel sheets (key... read more

France: Development of organic agricultural land 1985-2014. Agence Bio, Nic Lampkin

France: Organic market and area continue to grow in 2014


In France the organic area, the number of producers as well as the market continued to grow in 2014. Here are the key figures for 2014: Market: 4.83  billion... read more

Follow us on Twitter: Statistics and news on organic farming worldwide


With its new specialized Twitter account @FiBLStatistics, the Research Institute of Organic Agriculture FiBL is providing a tool to find latest data and... read more


Organic agriculture and organic markets in Europe - 2013 update


The key data on organic agriculture in Europe are now available at http://orgprints.org/28706.  read more

United States: Statistical updates


A number of statistical updates on the U.S. organic sector related have recently been released or will be published soon.  read more

2014 edition of "The World of Organic Agriculture" now available in Chinese


The organic company Organic and Beyond has also translated the 2014 edition of "The World of Organic Agriculture." read more

Slides on organic agriculture world-wide


There are 3 presentations summarizing the key results of the FiBL-IFOAM survey on organic agriculture worldwide 2015 (data 2013). Apart from the global data, key results... read more


New: Map with key data on organic agriculture worldwide


A map with the kex dt aon organic agriculture worldwide is now available at the Organic-World.net website, based on the STATPLANET software. The following data are shown... read more

Presentations from the session "The Organic Market in Europe" at BIOFACH 2015


On February 12, 2015, partners of the OrganicDataNetweork prsented the latest data on organic markets in Europe. The presentations are now available for download at... read more

Julia Lernoud

Presentations from the session "The World of Organic Agriculture" at BIOFACH 2015


The presentations at the session "The World of Organic Agriculture" are now online and can be downloaded from Organic Eprints at www-orgprints.org/28216.... read more

Growth continues: Global organic market at 72 billion US Dollars with 43 million hectares of organic agricultural land worldwide


The latest global data on organic farming will be presented by IFOAM – Organics International and the Research Institute of Organic Agriculture (FiBL) at the BIOFACH... read more

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Organic Innovation Days

01.12.2015 to 02.12.2015
Location: Brussels, Belgium

2016 Organic Agriculture Research Symposium in California

18.01.2016 to 19.01.2016
Location: Pacific Grove, California, US

Long-term strategy for European agricultural research and innovation by 2020 and beyond

26.01.2016 to 28.01.2016
Location: Brussels, Belgium

February 12, 2016: Science Day at BIOFACH

Location: BIOFACH, NürnbergMesse, Nürnberg, Germany

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