Bioagricert srl, Italy, and VINALEAN INVESTMENT & MANAGEMENT Co., LTD (VINALEAN), Vietnam, has signed a MOU (Memorandum of Understandin) for the promotion of Bioagricert certification of organic products, Geographical Indications, GLOBALG.A.P. and other no food sectors in Vietnam.
The 15th edition of the book "The World of Organic Agriculture 2014", presented at BIOFACH Germany 2014, documents recent developments in global organic agriculture.
Organic agriculture is practiced in 164 countries, and more than 37.5 million hectares of agricultural land are managed organically by 1.9 million farmers.
The global sales of organic food and drink reached almost 64 billion US dollars in 2012.
The World of Organic Agriculture includes contributions from representatives of the organic sector from throughout the world and provides comprehensive organic farming statistics that cover surface area under organic management, specific information about land use in organic systems, numbers of farms and other operator types as well as selected market data.