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The latest organic news and press material from Organic Denmark.

UN award for Denmark’s Organic Plan News

UN award for Denmark’s Organic Plan

Denmark is awarded silver in the UN Future Policy Awards for one of the most efficient organic initiatives in the world. This was announced by the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) this morning. The award celebrates policies that promote the transition to sustainable food and agricultural…

Denmark’s Organic Plan Nominated for Global Award News

Denmark’s Organic Plan Nominated for Global Award

Denmark’s political action plan for organic food and farming has been nominated for the UN Future Policy Award. Organic Denmark, the organic NGO that played a central role in developing the plan, is seeing a massive interest in Danish experiences with developing both organic policy and the organic market. Denmark…

Danes are second to none when it comes to buying organics News

Danes are second to none when it comes to buying organics

The sale of organic food in Denmark has reached an extraordinary tipping point. New figures from Organic Denmark shows that the majority of Danes now buy organic food every single week. Denmark thereby underlines its position as the world leading organic nation.Never before have so many Danes added organic products…

Danes set a new organic world record News

Danes set a new organic world record

While global organic food sales have reached new heights, the Danes remain world champions when it comes to putting organic food products in their shopping baskets. This is evident from a new international report, just published. The record-high global interest in organic principles provides good opportunities for more than 40…

Innovative Companies from Denmark attend BioFach 2018 News

Innovative Companies from Denmark attend BioFach 2018

A wide range of innovative companies from the world’s leading organic nation, Denmark, will attend this year’s BioFach. More than 40 Danish companies will exhibit at the joint Danish Stand in Hall 5 (stand 5-111, 5-119 and 5-135), which is hosted by Organic Denmark and Bio aus Dänemark. In only…

Swedes have a taste for Danish organic products News

Swedes have a taste for Danish organic products

Swedes are buying organic products like never before, and love organic products from Denmark. Exports of Danish organic products to Swedish stores have almost doubled in just two years. Twenty-two Danish organic companies are in Malmö this week to exploit Sweden’s export potential.Never before have so many organic products been…

Director Paul Hombeck: Paving the way for organic growth News

Director Paul Hombeck: Paving the way for organic growth

Paul Holmbeck, director of Organic Denmark, has worked in politics, market development and communications for over 30 years. In connection with a speaker session at Nordic Organic Food Fair in Malmö on November 15 he has given an exclusive Q&A interview, where he talks about the importance of growing the…

The organic success in Denmark attracts attention abroad News

The organic success in Denmark attracts attention abroad

The success story of Danish organics attracts great attention from foreign countries. Recently the director of Organic Denmark visited the British parliament to speak about, how Denmark has achieved the world’s highest organic market share of the total food sale and how Danish policy has been a key driver in…

Royals are introduced to Danish organics in Sweden News

Royals are introduced to Danish organics in Sweden

Tomorrow Organic Denmark introduces H.R.H. Crown Prince Frederik of Denmark and H.R.H. Crown Princess Victoria of Sweden to the work with displaying Danish organics on Swedish shop shelfs. This event takes place in Stockholm in connection with the Danish business promotion ‘Liveable Scandinavia’.Many countries have developed a taste for organic…

Organic Denmark now counts 200 member companies News

Organic Denmark now counts 200 member companies

Member company number 200 has just joined the association, Organic Denmark, which now covers 98% of the total Danish corporate organic production. The increase of members reflects an industry in significant progress and with a strong entrepreneurship as well as job creation. Among the new company members are MÄT, which…