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Feb 14 - 17, 2018

The World´s Leading Trade Fair for Organic Food celebrates its 28th edition in 2018 with over 2,800 exhibitors (2,793 in 2017) and more than 50,000 trade visitors (51,453 in 2017).
BIOFACH is the industry event with the most rigorous requirements to guarantee that all products on display enjoy a valid organic certification.


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BIOFACH AMERICA
BIOFACH AMERICA - ALL THINGS ORGANIC is co-located with the 32nd Natural Products Expo East in Baltimore. BIOFACH AMERICA - ALL THINGS ORGANIC belongs to the BIOFACH network whose world leading trade show takes place in Nuremberg, Germany. The exhibi

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Raising the snack bar

Raising the snack bar
Tue, 12/12/17 - 16:05
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The Cornucopia Institute just released Raising the Bar, Choosing Healthy Snack Bars versus Gimmicky Junk Food a report exposing misleading marketing practices by large food industry firms that market candy-like snack and energy bars as wholesome and nutritious. The repor
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Pesticide residues found in 77 percent of all foods in the US
Thu, 07/12/17 - 09:00


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Major cocoa suppliers pledge action on deforestation

Major cocoa suppliers pledge action on deforestation
Wed, 06/12/17 - 09:10
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Multinational chocolate companies and traders attended the UN Climate Change Conference (COP23) in November 2017 where the World Cocoa Foundation said top cocoa-producing countries Côte d’Ivoire and Ghana, and leading chocolate and cocoa companies, announced f
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Under pressure for brand sale, Hain acquires UK sweeteners

Under pressure for brand sale, Hain acquires UK sweeteners
Tue, 05/12/17 - 18:00


Major US natural and organic products company Hain Celestial Inc's acquisition of British maple syrup and natural sweeteners maker Clarks UK in early December may not stop rumours that Hain Celestial is a takeover target for Swiss food and beverage giant Nestle. Hain Cele
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Tue, 05/12/17 - 17:10
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Nestle buys Canadian Atrium for $2.3 billion

Nestle buys Canadian Atrium for $2.3 billion
Tue, 05/12/17 - 17:00
By O.W.N News Network


Faced with its weakest nine-month sales in many years, Nestle SA has made its biggest investment in health and nutrition since 2006 after making a deal to buy Canadian dietary supplements and vitamin maker Atrium Innovations for $2.3 billion in a bid for growth beyond sta
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Organic diversity, plant breeding, more expo halls for BIOFACH 2018

Organic diversity, plant breeding, more expo halls for BIOFACH 2018
Tue, 05/12/17 - 11:00
By O.W.N News Network


An introduction to organic plant and animal breeding, organic product diversity, new food and cosmetic trends, and insight into “the next generation of the organic industry” are some of the highlights at the 2018 edition of the World’s Leading Trade Fair
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Canada and the US look to organic equivalency with Mexico

Canada and the US look to organic equivalency with Mexico
Mon, 04/12/17 - 10:00
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Marco Coppola and Brad Michnik of Saskatchewan Trade & Export Partnership at Biofach 2017, STEP did a trade mission to Mexico in 2017Both the United States and Canada are now working towards organic equivalency with Mexico, with the United States and Mexico forming a
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New World Board at IFOAM – Organics International

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Thu, 30/11/17 - 10:00
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IFOAM – Organics International announced that a new World Board for 2017-2020 was elected at the General Assembly in India. Peggy Miars (USA) will lead the organisation as IFOAM's new president, supported by Jennifer Chang (South Korea) and Frank Eyhorn (Switzerland
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Expo West 2018 expanding and hosting Climate Change Day

Expo West 2018 expanding and hosting Climate Change Day
Wed, 29/11/17 - 09:20
By Clara Paz


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