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24 February 2015| Finance,News,Organic,Supermarkets

Organic market continues to boom

Proving small changes can add up to a big difference, new Nielsen figures released today show sales of organic products in excess of a staggering £100...


Supermarket price battles causing 'grocery deflation'

The grocery market is entering deflation as new share figures released today show that like-for-like prices have declined. Fraser McKevitt, head of...


8 October 2014 | News,Organic
Organic producers urged to apply for new Glastir scheme

Organic producers are being reminded by NFU Cymru that they need to apply for the new Glastir Organic Scheme if they wish to receive financial support...


26 September 2014 | News,Organic,Produce,Supermarkets
UK organic sales outperforming non-organic

The UK's organic grocery market is showing accelerated growth and outperforming non-organic sales in supermarkets, according to new figures released b...


18 September 2014 | News,Organic
Organic cotton can play role in 'feeding the world'

Organic cotton can help farmers feed their families and local communities around the world, according to a new Soil Association briefing. The Soil ...


NFU spells out priorities ahead of 2015 General Election

A Government that understands farm businesses, wants agriculture to grow and has the policies that send the right signals to farmers, are the key mess...


4 September 2014 | Finance,News,Organic,Produce,Products
What will be the impact of the Russian ban?

On August 7, 2014, Russia announced the introduction of an import ban, applicable from August 8, on certain meat, dairy, fruit, vegetable and processe...


2 September 2014 | News,Organic,Poultry
Can 100% organic diets work for poultry?

Jason Gittins, ADAS Organic diets for poultry may need to be formulated without any non-organic materials in future. This has focused attention on...


28 July 2014 | News,Organic,Shows and Events
Forum discusses the Organic Future

The Scottish Organic Forum held an open workshop on the 10th of July at SAC Craibstone, to discuss the future of the organic sector in Scotland. Many ...


Significant differences between organic and non-organic food, study shows

Organic crops and crop-based foods are up to 69% higher in a number of key antioxidants than conventionally-grown crops, according to a team of resear...


Organic farming can help save bees

New evidence is already showing that the loss of bees and other pollinators is affecting farmers. New studies suggest that crops like field bean, ...


28 March 2014 | News,Organic,Produce
Eating organic food doesn't lower risk of cancer

Women who always or mostly eat organic foods have the same likelihood of developing cancer as women who eat conventionally produced foods, according t...


26 March 2014 | News,Organic
Commission proposals for new rules for organic farming

The European Commission has published new proposals for a new Regulation on organic production and the labelling of organic products. Consumer and pro...


14 March 2014 | News,Organic,Produce
Organic sales see growth for first time in four years

The Soil Association’s annual Organic Market Report today reveals that the organic sector has seen growth of 2.8% in 2013: the first time the organic ...


Approve GM crops, adviser urges Cameron

Climate disruption, population growth and rising costs of food staples means the UK must start producing more from the land, the Prime Minister was ur...



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14 March 2014 | Organic
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