Organic food production

In 1995, EkoNiva started off as an organic agricultural producer by growing organic buckwheat under BioMikula brand and exporting it to Western Europe countries.

In 2012, the company resumed organic production currently represented by several projects.

Savinskaya Niva, Kaluga oblast

Operating since 2012, the enterprise is engaged in crop production, dairy and beef farming. All produce is certified according to EC 83/2007 and interstate GOST 33980-2016 standards.

The herd includes cows of Charolais, Sychevskaya breeds and Aberdeen Angus crossbreeds.

Since 2017, the farm has been a supplier of organic beef to HiPP baby food plant in Russia.

In 2019, EKONIVA ORGANIC milk production was launched.

In 2020, the enterprise became a member of the IFOAM.

Total herd – 1,220 head of cattle

Dairy cows – 326 head

Milk yields – 2.5 t/day

Beef herd – 894 head of cattle

Breeding stock – 470 head

Farmland – 6,000 ha

The farm is certified by European Kiwa and Russian Roskachestvo.

Smolenskaya Niva Organic, Smolensk oblast

Operating since 2020, the farm is engaged in dairy farming and crop production.

Total herd – 930 head of cattle

Dairy cows – 470 head

Total land – 7,100 ha

Milk yields – 5 t/day

The Farm is going through European Kiwa and Russian Roskachestvo certifications.

The practices employed by our organic farms include rotational grazing using native and sown pastures; feeding to certified in-house produced fodder only; minimum tillage in crop farming. No GMO seeds and crop protection chemicals are used.

EkoNiva is actively involved in the development of the Russian organic market, cooperates with the Advisory Group of the State Duma Committee on Agrarian Issues and is a member of the National Organic Union.

Contacts

Savinskaya Niva
2, Sadovaya St., 249930 Savino v., Mosalsk district, Kaluga oblast
E-mail: [email protected]

Smolenskaya Niva Organic
31, Chkalova St., 215240 Novodugino v., Novodugino district, Smolensk oblast
E-mail: [email protected]