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  • To produce food of high nutritional quality in sufficient quantity.

  • To interact in a constructive and life-enhancing way with natural systems and cycles.

  • To maintain and increase long-term fertility of soils. To encourage and enhance biological cycles within the farming system, involving micro organisms, soil flora and fauna, plants and animals. To use, as far as possible, renewable resources in locally organized agricultural systems.

  • To work, as far as possible, within a closed system with regard to organic matter and nutrient elements.

  • To work, as far as possible, with materials and substances that can be reused or recycled, either on the farm or elsewhere.

  • To give all livestock conditions of life which allow them to perform basic aspects of their innate behaviour.

  • To minimize all forms of pollution that may result from agricultural practise.

  • To maintain the genetic diversity of the agricultural system and its surroundings, including the protection of plant and wildlife habitats.

  • To consider the wider social and ecological impact of the farming system.

  • • To allow producers a quality of life conforming to the UN Human Rights Charter, to cover their basic needs and obtain an adequate return and satisfaction from their work, including a safe working environment.

 

IFOAM - PRINCIPLES of ORGANIC AGRICULTURE

Farm BIOMA

Garden and aromatic plants, Biological Agriculture

2nd km. Aridea - Thessaloniki, 58400 Aridea

Tel.: +30 23840.21193

Fax: +30 23840.21363

Email Farm BIOMA

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