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OPTA position paper on the Green Deal and the “Farm to fork” strategy

1. Draft version 9-7-2020  OPTA position Paper Part 1: Reflections on the Green Deal and the Strategy “Farm to Fork” Introduction With the “Farm to Fork” strategy as part of

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On the way to a harmonized approach for residue handling in the EU

FiBL-OPTA study shows new steps Press release OPTA and FIBL July 15th 2020 Organic agriculture results in high quality products. Only 15% of all organic products analyzed in the EU

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OPTA position paper on organic quality and residues

85% of organic products are “clean” One of the many reasons for consumers to choose organic, is their own health. They like to eat food that doesn’t contain pesticide residues

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OPTA welcomes European Commission’s Farm to Fork strategy

EUROPEAN BOOST FOR ORGANIC FOOD AND FARMING: EU COMMISSION SETS AIM AT 25% IN 2030 The EU Commission published today, 20 May 2020, a very ambitious Farm to Fork Strategy

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From May 2020 we will offer monthly webinars for our members. We consider the following topics for the next month: Vision on action level in a harmonized approach OPTA-FiBL report

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New draft Farm to Fork strategy is full of ambition for organic

Mid March the Commission has send a new draft Farm to Fork Strategy to the European Parliament and the Council. The content of the draft can be considered as a

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EU and USDA changes in the regulation provide new challenges for trade and processing

   OPTA-OTA cooperation for harmonization will be expanded At the same time the Organic Regulations in US and EU undergo serious changes that will be implemented in 2021. These expected

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New cornerstones for handling of residue pesticides could be a breakthrough for organic growth

PRESS RELEASE Feb 2020 For immediate release – One of the main challenges for the organic sector, harmonization of the pesticide residue handling, was discussed on the BIOFACH Congress on

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OPTA PRESS RELEASE Feb 2020: Stefan Hipp elected as first OPTA president

OPTA PRESS RELEASE Feb 2020 For immediate release Stefan Hipp elected as first OPTA president   Download the Press Release    

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OPTA EU Highlights At Biofach 2020

OPTA EU Highlights At Biofach 2020 11-15 February Download the Event presentation

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