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Organic Denmark and Bio aus Dänemark at BioFach 2020 News

Organic Denmark and Bio aus Dänemark at BioFach 2020

From 12th to 15th February 2020 Organic Denmark and Bio aus Dänemark will be at BioFach in Nuremberg with a joint stand for Danish organic companies. More than 40 companies will present the latest products of innovative Danish organic producers in the categories food retail, food service and industry to…

Organic Denmark builds sustainable stand at Nordic Organic Food Fair 2019 News

Organic Denmark builds sustainable stand at Nordic Organic Food Fair 2019

Organic Denmark presented its new concept of a sustainable stand at Nordic Organic Food Fair 2019. As the theme of the fair was sustainability, Organic Denmark took the decision of building a joint stand that focuses on sustainability, reusable materials, minimizing waste and energy consumption and last but not least,…

Denmark receives the title” Country of the year” at Nordic Organic Food Fair 2019 News

Denmark receives the title” Country of the year” at Nordic Organic Food Fair 2019

As the statistic shows, Denmark is the world’s leading organic nation, having the highest consumption of organic. 11,5% of all grocery sold in Denmark is organic, where the consumers buy organic at least once a week. Moreover, the country has high food quality and strict safety rules, which are reflected…

C40 Summit Calls for Climate-Friendly, Organic Food News

C40 Summit Calls for Climate-Friendly, Organic Food

World Mayors climate summit in CopenhagenA joint declaration from the C40 World Mayors Summit in Copenhagen, calls for healthier, climate-friendly and organic food in public institutions and public life. Denmark’s transition to organic meals with less meat, more vegetables and much less waste was in focus for cities wanting to…

Sustainable stand concept at Nordic Organic Food Fair News

Sustainable stand concept at Nordic Organic Food Fair

Organic Denmark is very proud that Denmark is announced Country of the Year at this year’s Nordic Organic Food Fair in Malmö. We are looking forward to presenting our new sustainable stand concept that is in line with the main theme of the fair “Sustainability”. Here we will represent a…

The minister is a huge fan of Danish organic News

The minister is a huge fan of Danish organic

Danish innovation drives export campaign News

Danish innovation drives export campaign

Foreign consumers have a taste for Danish organic foods, which are known for being innovative. Thirty-two Danish companies intend to exploit this next week when they seek to find new export agreements at the world’s largest organic trade fair – BioFach, in Germany. The Danish Minister for Environment and Food,…

Danish organic exports reach new heights News

Danish organic exports reach new heights

Foreign demand for organic products from Denmark is at an all-time high. Exports of organic cheeses, eggs, hams, carrots and other Danish organic products amounted to nearly three billion Danish kroner in 2017, according to figures just published by Statistics Denmark. This corresponds to an increase of 21% in one…

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…