Demand for organic food has never been greater

DEMAND for organic food has never been greater with growers able to achieve gross margins more than 40 per cent higher than in non-organic systems.

Steven Jacobs, business development manager at Organic Farmers & Growers (OF&G), explained the opportunities available at the organisations National Organic Combinable Crops (NOCC) conference at York Grounds, Hull.

He said variable costs are typically 40 per cent less, and the working capital required significantly...
source: Darlington & Stockton Times

2019-07-21 09:59
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