EU Commission says plants and animals derived from conventional breeding should...

In a long awaited explanatory statement, the EU Commission takes the view that plants and animals that are obtained by means of “essentially biological”...

EU Parliament objects to new GMO authorisations

This thursday 6th October the European Parliament voted to oppose the authorisation proposal for cultivation and for import and use in food and feed of...

Nordic Organic Food Fair preview new products for 2016

Nordic Organic Food Fair – the Nordic region’s biggest trade show for organic food and drink, has released its first preview of some of...

4th organic processing conference

Join organic business leaders on 24-25 November 2016 in Seville, Spain for the European event dedicated to organic food processing innovation and developments. Over...

Organic regulation negotiations, is the end near?

Last Friday the Slovak Republic took over the Presidency of the EU from the Netherlands, and is now the sixth Presidency in a row...

New EU organic legislation: the courage to say No

After two-and-a-half years of negotiations, one thing can be said about the planned new organic legislation:  it's not yet ready. “Because of the obstructive...