Useful Links

CERTIFICATION STANDARDS FOR ORGANIC FARMING
United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) - website, International Trade Policies: European Union
Bio Suisse (Switzerland) - website
Naturland (private standard, Germany) - website
KRAV (Sweden) - website
Natrue, certification of natural and organic cosmetics (Natrue international standard) - website
DEMETER biodynamic farming certification - website
JAS (Japan) - website
CNCA (China) - website
Organic MAFRA (Korea) - website
NATIONAL PROGRAMME FOR ORGANIC PRODUCTION (India) - website
Soil Association Organic Standard (England) - website

ORGANIC FARMERS' ASSOCIATIONS (GREECE- CYPRUS)

TRADE FAIRS FOR ORGANIC FOOD

ORGANIC FARMING GROUPS ABROAD
IFOAM - The International Federation of Organic Agriculture Movements has 760 members (farmers' and consumers' associations, certification organizations, research and university foundations, etc.) and is active in 200 countries.
FiBL – Research Institute of Organic Agriculture
International Society Of Organic Agriculture Research (ISOFAR) – Promotion of global cooperation in research issues related to organic farming
Canadian Organic Growers (COG) – Information on organic farming in Canada
AOFG India.org – Information on organic agriculture, the management of natural resources, and agricultural sustainability in India
DARCOF – International Centre for Research in Organic Food Systems (Denmark)
Organic Research Centre (ORC) – The largest UK research centre on organic farming
Organic Centre Wales (OCW) – The Organic Centre Wales is based at Aberystwyth University. Its website offers technical information to producers, as well as info on the transition to organic farming, lessons, and publications on organic food marketing and processing.
Organic Consumers Association (OCA) – The page offers information on legislation and campaigns for sustainable agriculture, as well as an extensive list of environmentally-friendly products.
The New Farm – An on-line newsletter issued by the Rodale Institute providing practical advice on organic farming
Organic-World.net – A collection of statistics and data on organic farming throughout the world (an IFOAM/FiBL collaboration).

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