Search


Advanced Search
Nenad Bach - Editor in Chief

Sponsored Ads
 »  Home  »  Business  »  Organic agriculture rising in Croatia
Organic agriculture rising in Croatia
By Nenad N. Bach | Published  08/13/2007 | Business | Unrated
Organic farms sprout up in Croatia
Organic agriculture rising in Croatia

According to the latest statistics published by the Croatian government, organics are on the move in the country. There are 369 organic companies working according to organic standards, and more than 22,000 hectares of land are cultivated organically. At the same time, domestic demand for organic products is on the rise as well. The increase of organic businesses is remarkable, since only 130 were counted in 2003.

The Ministry for Agriculture supports organic agriculture with about 3,000 Kune (400 Euro) per hectare, which is double the amount as for traditional products. This is one of the efforts of the government to enable Croatia to meet with the organic standards of other European countries.


Source: http://www.organic-market.info/bio-markt/en_inhalte/inh_index.htm?link=Meldungen&catID=0&docID=409

Formatted for CROWN by   Marko Puljić
Distributed by
www.Croatia.org This message is intended for Croatian Associations / Institutions and their Friends in Croatia and in the World. The opinions / articles expressed on this list do not reflect personal opinions of the moderator. If the reader of this message is not the intended recipient, please delete or destroy all copies of this communication and please, let us know! Or simply...enjoy and spread the word and good vibrations.


How would you rate the quality of this article?

Verification:
Enter the security code shown below:
imgRegenerate Image


Add comment
Article Options
Croatian Constellation



Popular Articles
  1. (E) 100 Years Old Hotel Therapia reopens in Crikvenica
  2. Dr. Andrija Puharich: parapsychologist, medical researcher, and inventor
  3. Europe 2007: Zagreb the Continent's new star
  4. Violi Calvert: Nenad Bach in China to be interviewed by China Radio International
  5. Potres u Zagrebu - Earthquake in Zagreb, Croatia 28 listopad 2006 u 16:15 3.7 on a Richter
No popular articles found.