Biodynamic

Biodynamic, adj. (also referred to as biodynamic cultivation or Demeter): Strictest form of organic cultivation. Based on…


Biokreis

Biokreis, noun: Farmers association with strict organic standards. www.biokreis.de


Bioland

Bioland, noun: Farmers association 
of organic farmers and processors with standards that are significantly more stringent…


Biopark

Biopark, noun: Another farmers association with strict organic standards. www.biopark.de


Demeter

Demeter, association: An association of producers/farmers that work according to biodynamic principles. (see: biodynamic).


Ecoland

Ecoland, noun: Farmers association with strict organic standards. www.ecoland.de


EU organic seal

EU organic seal, noun (also called the EU organic logo): According to EU guidelines organically produced foods can bear this…


Fair trade

Fair trade, noun: A strategy for fighting poverty: Farmers in Africa, Latin America and Asia can effectively improve their…


Gaä

Gaä, noun: Farmers association with strict organic standards. www.gaea.de


Naturland

Naturland, noun: Farmers association with strict organic standards. www.naturland.de


Organic

Organic, adj.: Synonym for biodynamic. Quality criterion for coffee cultivation and processing. (see: organic cultivation…


Organic coffee

Organic coffee, noun: Coffee that is cultivated and processed according to organic standards and/or biodynamically. Its…


Organic cultivation

Organic cultivation (also called organic farming): Companion planting with shade trees (casuarina /yam tree, banana, papaya,…


Organic standard

Organic standard, noun: Describes the criteria and restrictions for permission to use a specific organic seal. Compliance…


Raimund Remer

Remer, Raimund: Austrian master farmer and renowned expert in biodynamic agriculture. In 1988, he agreed to go to Papua New…


Transfair

Transfair, association: It was founded in 1992 under its official name: “TransFair – Verein zur Förderung des Fairen Handels…