Webinar: Organic agriculture & aquaculture certification and Market

Photo: organic aquaculture & agriculture

If you want to learn about Organic Agriculture and Aquaculture Certification and market, don’t miss this webinar.

Presented by international experts for agriculture & aquaculture, Ms Marlene Rudolph and Dr Stefan Holler (Naturland) and Antoine Bui Manager Binca Vietnam Co. Ltd.

WEBINAR ON Friday 13 August, 10:00-12:00 PM (Berlin time zone) OR 3:00-5:00 pm (Hanoi) and 6:00-8:00 pm (Canberra time)

To register your interest or for more information please email Dr Nguyen Van Kien at organicsmekong@gmail.com

WEBINAR TOPICS INCLUDE

Detail agenda

  1. Introduction

About the Virtual Australia-Vietnam Organic Agriculture Partnership (VAVOAP), funded by Rotary Club of Hall (Canberra)

  •  Project history
  • Up to date progress

Presented by Dr Nguyen Van Kien, Director of Mekong Organics PTY LTD (Australia)

2. Organic Agriculture and Aquaculture Certification

  • Naturland – Association for Organic Agriculture
  • Organic agriculture and aquaculture certification

Presented by international experts for agriculture & aquaculture, Ms. Marlene Rudolph and Dr. Stefan Holler (Naturland)

3. Organic market for pangasius and shrimp

  • The special layout of our Organic Pangasius and Shrimp projects (many actors involved along the value chain)
  • Experiences and lessons learnt from marketing Vietnamese organic seafood in the region (e.g. Singapore) and Europe
  • Main challenges and bottlenecks (focus on organic feed raw material – the main cost factor in producing organic seafood!)
  • Possible approaches for reducing over-dependence on imported feed raw material, how to increase domestic share
  • Possible intensification of cooperation with Vietnamese organic infrastructure, organic farmers’ association etc.

Presented by Antoine Bui, Manager Binca Vietnam Co. Ltd.

Materials/lecture notes

Naturland Organic Agriculture and Aquaculture

Organic market for catfish pangasisus and shrimp

Project: Virtual Australia-Vietnam Organic Agriculture Partnership, Funded by Rotary Club of Hall (Canberra, Australia), implemented by Mekong Organics