Organic Food Production - AustraliaAustralia produces more organic food than any other country in the world.

The 2012 Organic Report is out and can be downloaded from the Biological Farmers of Australia Website.

The estimate of Australian farm-gate sales of certified organic produce is $300,637,412 – a rise of 34.67%  over the two years to 2012 or 16% per annum. Sales from part or fully certified organic farms according to the ABS 2011 Agricultural Census is $432,211,807.  Source 2012 Australian Organic Market Report

It’s a very interesting report and story about the tremendous growth in the organic food industry.

Check out the report and news report.

 

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