Poltava regional workshop "Organic market development in Poltava region" 29.11.2016
On 29th of November Poltava regional workshop “Organic market development in Poltava region” took place which was organized by Swiss-Ukrainian project “Organic market development in Ukraine” together with Poltava Regional State Administration and key organic market players: Public Union of Certified Organic Producers “Organic Ukraine”, certification body “Organic Standard”, consultancy body “QueS” and educational center “Retail Academy”.
The draft law "On general principles and standards of organic production, circulation and labeling of organic products" is registered in the Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine (Parliament) under the number 5448 24.11.2016
The draft law "On general principles and standards of organic production, circulation and labeling of organic products" is registered on 24.11.2016 in the Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine (Parliament) under the number 5448.
New Swiss Cooperation Strategy for Ukraine 2015-2018 15.07.2015
On July 9, 2015 the Swiss Cooperation Office in Ukraine launched the new Swiss Cooperation Strategy for Ukraine 2015-2018.
In the domain of financial and economic sustainability, thanks to Swiss support, the business-enabling environment improved considerably, a new law on insolvency, which improves the regulatory framework, was approved, important reforms were supported with regards to streamlining the system of permits and licences in the agricultural sector over the period of Swiss Cooperation Strategy for Ukraine for 2011 – 2014.
Organic Field Day 17.06.2015
On June 16, 2015, the Organic Field Day took place on the basis of Skvirska scientific station of organic production (SSS) of the Institute of Agroecology and Environmental Management of National Academy of Agricultural Sciences (NAAS).
Demonstration test sites with different crops were provided during the field day: soybeans, winter wheat, vegetables, green crops, corn.
Visitors had an opportunity to see the testing of biological inputs of various manufacturers, used in the organic production and modern machinery intended for using in organic production, tined harrow Striegel (Germany).
Strategic planning event 26.05.2015
In the frame of development of the “Single and Comprehensive Strategy for Agriculture and Rural Development for 2015–2020” which is leading by the Ministry of Agrarian Policy and Food of Ukraine with support of European Union and together with international partners Strategic planning event devoted the direction 8.2 "Organic products production" of Strategy took place on May 25, 2015.