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Latvia: Number of organic farms stays unchanged despite growing demand

Tuesday, June 1, 2021

Despite the stable and growing demand for organic products, the number of organic farms is growing slowly. In Latvia, only 20% of all farms are biologically managed, Latvian Radio reported June 1. Of approximately 20,000 farms in Latvia, around 4,000 or 20% are managed as organic farms, representing 14% or 290,000 hectares of a total 1.7 million hectares. The number of organic farms has not changed significantly in recent years. “Existing farms have…