To support Russian agricultural enterprises that produce organic for export, the decision to subsidise the completion of a foreign certification. Order of the Ministry of agriculture of Russia, claiming this measure of state support, began to act in June 2020.
"Toughening of rules of certification of imported organic matter is dangerous for the Russian market"
The Russian law on organic production require Russian certification for organics, however, import raw materials and products is part of our market with foreign certificates.
Yaroslavl region - source of manpower for organic farming
Ksenia Firsova: "In organic farming, as in chess, you always have to calculate the moves in advance"
Ksenia Firsova, professional certification, one of the most experienced experts in the organic sector, spoke about the nuances of certification in different fields of agriculture and on how to approach the process of certification.
State support is essential for organic production to undergo a difficult transition period and to compensate for the expenditure areas, such as certification, construction, purchase of seed and fertilizer, loans. Subsidies can stimulate the growth in the number of organic enterprises and the sector as a whole, believe industry experts and the manufacturers themselves.
The situation of the quarantine during the global epidemic of coronavirus was complicated and the process of certification of organic producers. Companies are looking for exit: some processes are carried out remotely, while others shifted. As suggested by the market experts, due to force majeure pause, the emergence of new organic production in Russia will move in a few months.
Many manufacturers are now interested to switch to organic. As this process occurs, says Tatiana Volkova, the General Director of the company certificate authority "Organic expert"
Organic products of the group "the photo shooting took place" in new packaging with a QR code will appear next month
In the near future on the production of "Argybargy" in the old package will appear stickers with a picture of a QR code. The new packaging with the already printed QR code ordered in organic products appear on store shelves since the end of April.
Russian producers of organic matter will be able soon to put a QR code with information about their products on their packaging. This is due to the input of the register of producers of organic products in constant operation.
"We focus on the Russian soul, the beauty of Russia, to the Russian land. It is the assets that we should use it": Perspectives of development of the Russian organic sector were discussed at BIOFACH-2020
The third time Russia takes part in the traditional international exhibition of organic products BIOFACH-2020. During the panel discussion, "Organic agriculture in Russia: prospects and challenges", representatives of the Russian organic sector discussed the complexity and challenges of organic production in Russia and the interaction with the foreign community.
In the framework of the international exhibition "Prodexpo" held the conference "Organic-in-law: living by new rules". The participants discussed actual problems of organic producers, retailers and consumers towards the development of organic market in Russia.
Russia for the third time to take part in the traditional international exhibition of organic products BIOFACH 2020, which will be held from 12 to 15 February in Germany. This year the Russian participation is marked by the entry into force of the Russian law on organics.
February 1, 2020 on the website of the Ministry of agriculture have earned the register of producers of organic products. By the end of summer 2020 in the registry you will see up to 80 companies. An official certificate and entering into the registry of the Ministry of agriculture gives the manufacturer the right to produce organic matter. The removal of adulteration from the shelves will allow businesses with more confidence to engage in the production of organic products.
The Ministry of agriculture explained that to do with organic products worth billions of rubles, the legality of which sales of 1 January 2020 have been called into question.
The Ministry of agriculture: the register of domestic producers of organic products will be in February
In February in Russia will appear in the register of domestic producers of organic products. This was stated by the head of Department of organization of scientific research Department of science and technology policy and education Vladislav Nesmeyanov at the meeting in the Federation Council on monitoring entered into force on 1 January of the law on olproduktion.
New standards are in effect from March 2, 2020
On the eve of the entry into force of the Russian law on the organic matter of the Federal accreditation service has renewed the accreditation of the company "Organic expert", which is the first in Russia have received the official accreditation as a certifier. Market participants reacted positively to the news
Russian producers of organic products requested a transition period to run the infrastructure that is required for support of the law on organic agriculture. About this December 5, reports RIA Novosti with reference to the representatives of industry associations.
Organic products and "green products" should be divorced and in the law, and on professional stages in the field of agriculture, in order not to confuse the consumer. This was discussed in the 7th practical conference "Eco bio organic products in retail: the path to the consumer."