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The World of Organic Agriculture. Statistics and Emerging Trends 2016

Willer, Helga and Lernoud, Julia (Eds.) (2016) The World of Organic Agriculture. Statistics and Emerging Trends 2016. 17 edition. Research Institute of Organic Agriculture FiBL and IFOAM Organics International, Frick and Bonn.

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Summary

The 17th edition of The World of Organic Agriculture, published by the Research Institute of Organic Agriculture (FiBL) and IFOAM – Organics International, provides a comprehensive review of recent developments in global organic agriculture. It includes contributions from representatives of the organic sector from throughout the world and provides comprehensive organic farming statistics that cover 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.
The book also contains information on the global market for organic food, information on standards and regulations, organic policy, as well as insights into current and emerging trends in organic agriculture in Africa, Asia, Europe, Latin America and the Caribbean, North America and Oceania. In addition, the volume contains reports about the organic sector in Australia, Canada, the Pacific Islands, Thailand, and the United States of America, as well as brief updates for various countries in Asia as well as Latin America and the Caribbean.
New additions to this edition are an article on organic cotton from the Textile Exchange and a chapter reviewing eight key commodities certified by selected Voluntary Sustainability Standards (VSS).
This book has been produced with the support of the International Trade Centre (ITC), the Swiss State Secretariat for Economic Affairs (SECO) and NürnbergMesse.


EPrint Type:Book
Keywords:Organic agriculture, worldwide, statistics
Agrovoc keywords:
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EnglishOrganic agriculturehttp://aims.fao.org/aos/agrovoc/c_15911
Englishstatistical datahttp://aims.fao.org/aos/agrovoc/c_35655
Subjects:"Organics" in general > Countries and regions > Africa
"Organics" in general > Countries and regions > Asia
"Organics" in general > Countries and regions > Australia
"Organics" in general > Countries and regions > Latin America
"Organics" in general > Countries and regions > North America
"Organics" in general > Countries and regions > United States
"Organics" in general > Countries and regions > World
"Organics" in general > Countries and regions > Europe
Research affiliation: Switzerland > FiBL - Research Institute of Organic Agriculture Switzerland > Statistics & Country Info > Europe
Switzerland > FiBL - Research Institute of Organic Agriculture Switzerland > Statistics & Country Info > World
ISBN:978-3-03736-307-2 (
Related Links:http://www.organic-world.net/yearbook/yearbook-2016.html
Deposited By: Willer, Dr. Helga
ID Code:31151
Deposited On:05 Feb 2017 13:21
Last Modified:05 Feb 2017 13:21
Document Language:English
Status:Published
Refereed:Not peer-reviewed

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