BioGro New Zealand is the leading organic certifier in New Zealand. Founded in 1983, it currently certifies more than 70% of all certified organic operations in New Zealand and more than 85% of all organic exports. BioGro’s challenge is to grow the market for organic products in New Zealand as well as diversify into the wider authenticity label claims market that is developing.
Donald joined BioGro in January 2015. He brings significant and diverse experience to the growing company. Hailing from Wisconsin, USA, Donald has spent over two decades working across Japan’s organic sector, including Daabon Organic, Ecocert & QAI. He is currently Vice Chair of Organics Aotearoa NZ and is an Executive Board Member of the Organic Exporters Association of NZ. Donald’s international experience is a significant driver of his a strong vision for New Zealand organics.
The global organic market is rising significantly. BioGro, New Zealand's leading organic certifier are here to explain why, and how you can increase your export opportunities whilst adding value to your products by joining this ever growing market. Ceres Organics will be joining the conversation too.