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UK: Organic Market Report 2016


The 2016 Organic Market Report was launched on 23 February showing that the UK organic market experienced a sustained growth of 4.9% in 2015. This is the third year of consecutive growth for the UK organic sector, which is now worth £1.95 billion.

Sales of organic have continued to outperform the...

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Clear differences between organic and non-organic milk and meat


A team of experts led by Newcastle University, UK, has shown that both organic milk and meat contain around 50% more beneficial omega-3 fatty acids than conventionally produced products.

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The World of Organic Agriculture


Organic agriculture is practiced in 172 countries, and 43.7 million hectares of agricultural land are managed organically by approximately 2.3 million farmers. The global sales of organic food and drink reached 80 billion US dollars in 2014.

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European organic market continued to grow in 2014


In 2014, the European organic market grew by approximately 7.6 percent to a value of more than 26 billion euros.

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Growth continues: 43.7 million hectares of organic agricultural land worldwide


The latest global data on organic farming will be presented by the Research Institute of Organic Agriculture (FiBL) and IFOAM – Organics International at the BIOFACH fair 2016 in Nuremberg. The statistics yearbook “The World of Organic Agriculture” will be launched on Wednesday, February 10, 2016,...

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Cover "The World of Organic Agriculture 2016"

Presentations of the session "The World of Organic Agriculture" at BIOFACH 2016


The session on global organic farming and market trends took place place on February 10, 2016, in at BIOFACH, NürnbergMesse, Nürnberg, Germany.

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