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Australian Organic has a new boss!

October 31, 2017

The crew at Australian Organic are pleased to announce the appointment of Emily Arnold to the role of General Manager (GM). Ms. Arnold was previously Head of International Development and Marketing at Harvest Education Technical College (H.E.T.C) where she gained extensive experience in international legislation and global people management. Her experience across sales and marketing,…

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That’s a wrap!

October 31, 2017

Judging for the 2017 Australian Organic Annual Awards for Excellence has now concluded with the Wine Award judging taking place in Brisbane on 25th October. Find out who the wine judges were here. All award winners will be announced at the Australian Organic Annual Awards ceremony at the National Wine Centre, Adelaide at 6.30pm on Friday,…

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Are you an emerging or experienced exporter, or supplier to an exporter? Is access to finance a challenge?

October 31, 2017

Efic and Trade & Investment Queensland warmly invite you to the Efic Breakfast Briefing. Hear Natalie Reid-Frost, State Director , QLD speak about how Efic can help new or experienced exporters, as well as businesses that are part of an export supply chain, by helping them to win business, grow internationally and achieve export success.…

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ACO News – November

October 31, 2017

AUSTRALIAN ORGANIC MONTHLY NEWSLETTER CEO’s CORNER Well, just into my fourth month and starting to get my head around the real ACO.  We have a MAFF (ie JAS) audit coming up in November so that will be a good chance to get a better insight into just how all our compliance systems are managing. Overview…

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Champions Mountain Organics For Sale

October 17, 2017

Certified Organic since 1990, Champions Mountain Organics is the closest Certified Organic vegetable farm to Sydney.   Situated at Mangrove Mountain,  the farm has a growing area of approx 2 ha with surrounding native bush and good screening from neighbours and the road. The total farm area is 18ha. The soil is sandy to sandy loam…

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Seeking Certified Organic processing kitchen

October 10, 2017

We are a boutique tea importation business currently searching for a certified organic processing kitchen or warehouse to sort and pack bulk product into retail ready pouches. Or a service provider who could do this for us.  Location Melbourne  – inner north  Contact: Bonnie Robin 0404499439  

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AOAM Certified Organic Wine Showcase 2017 Thank You

October 4, 2017

On Thursday, 28 September, our first ever Australian Organic Awareness Month Certified Organic Wine Showcase was held as the finale event for Australian Organic Awareness Month 2017. We would like to thank our clients who participated, especially those who travelled across the country to attend in person. With the support of well known wine author…

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Organic is on the menu in most US homes

October 3, 2017

by Keith Loria@Freelancekeith PUBLISHED: April 3, 2017 Nielsen data released by the Organic Trade Association earlier this year found organic foods are in 82.3% of the country’s 117 million American households. Dive Brief: Nielsen data released by the Organic Trade Association (OTA) found organic foods are in 82.3 percent of the country’s 117 million American households,…

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Vinexpo Hong Kong 2018

October 2, 2017

Juliette Siri, Project Manager at Vinexpo, the international wine & spirits event invites interested parties to attend Vinexpo Hong Kong 2018 next May from 29 to 31. Launched during their 2017 Vinexpo Bordeaux event, was a brand new area entirely dedicated to organic and biodynamic wine and spirits named WOW!. Their objective is to provide higher…

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ACO News – October

October 2, 2017

CEO’s CORNER May I take this opportunity to say a big thank you to everyone who has made me feel so very welcome as I stepped into the biggest job in the Australian organic industry.  From AO Chair, Andy Monk to ACO Chair, Joe Siegel and all Directors and staff have made me feel very…

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