01.04.2011

Pro Luomu promotes the development and growth of the network for organic products

The new Pro Luomu association has been established to promote the development and growth of the network for organic products in Finland

The association has accepted the task set by Finland’s Country Brand Delegation to increase cooperation in order to make organic products more available. Pro Luomu will now set its objectives for the coming term of office regarding organic products and also prepare a plan for achieving the objectives.

Ilkka Alarotu, Director of SOK Grocery Trade Chain Management, has been chosen as the chairperson of the association. The association has been founded by the Central Union of Agricultural Producers and Forest Owners (MTK), SLC, Luomuliitto, Siipikarjaliitto, Biodynaaminen yhdistys, SOK, Ruokakesko, the Finnish Grocery Trade Association, Pajuniemi, Krunex, Ikaalisten Luomu, ravintola Gastone, Kurmakka Organic Food and the Ruralia Institute at the University of Helsinki.


Source: Ruokatieto