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Statistical report 2015 for Europe and the European Union


In "The World of Organic Agriculture" a dedicated chapter on "Organic Farming and Market Development in Europe and the European Union" was published by the Research... read more

Chart Development of the organic share of the total food market

Switzerland. Organic market increases by 7.8 percent in 2016


The latest figures for the Swiss organic market (from 2016), recently presented by Bio Suisse (www.biosuisse.ch on April 4, 2017), show a clear increase in organic... read more

Q&A: Do you have data on organic viticulture?


Data can found here: orgprints.org/31416/ and in our yearbook on page 118. read more

Eduarod Cuoco and Christian Andres

Report from Science Day 2017 at BIOFACH


On February 17, 2017, the fifth Science Day took place at BIOFACH, the World Organic Trade Fair, in Nuremberg, Germany. It was a joint event of TIPI, the Technology... read more

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Call for applications to online course "Challenges of Organic Arable Farming"


Register now for the online course on organic arable farming. The deadline for applications is 15 March 2017. read more


Austria: Organic retail sales data for 2014 and 2015 now available


At the Biofach trade fair in February 2017, new market data for Austria were published. Furthermore area data and producers numbers for 2016 were recently released by... read more

Now updated: Maps on the status of organic farming in the countries of Europe


An interactive map on organic in Europe was created by IFOAM EU (www.ifoam-eu.org) using data compiled by the Research Institute of Organic Agriculture and the... read more

What was the growth rate for global organic retail sales in 2015?


I have a question I hope you could help me with. In the chapter The Global Market for Organic Food and Drink in the 2017 edition of "The World of Organic Agriculture", ... read more

FiBL at BIOFACH 2017 - Media kit now online


At the BIOFACH Congress, where a wide range of topics will be discussed, researchers of FiBL will once again represent their institute. One of the highlights will be the... read more

Organic in Europe: Organic market grows by double digits and organic area reaches 12.7 million hectares in 2015


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Another record year for organic agriculture worldwide - 50.9 million hectares of organic agricultural land – organic market grows to more than 80 billion US Dollars


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

FiBL at BIOFACH 2017 – Science Day and current numbers


Another strong presence of the Research Institute of Organic Agriculture (FiBL) at BIOFACH 2017 in Nuremberg. At the BIOFACH Congress, where a wide range of topics will... read more