The Organic.Balkanet National workshop took place in a castle in Pivola Hompoš, on January 28, 2010. It was organized as part of 13th Alpe Adria Biosimpozij – News on organic farming 2010, “Research and knowledge transfer in organic farming”, the professional groups of the participants that attended the workshop were 31% organic farmers, 8 % future organic farmers, 15 % agronomists, 8 % advisory specialists, 8 % teachers and speakers, 30 % people with other professions. In the age group younger than 25 years were 19 %, between 25 and 35 years were 8 %, 35 to 45 years were 23 % and over 45 were 50 %.
The Participants were introduced to other projects on training in organic farming in Europe and presented with some previous initiatives of working groups of partner organizations. From all the themes, due to the relation to organic farming, the participants chose the following, Organic plant production, Healthy food, to preserve nature, Environment and ecology, Organic products, Safe food, the continuation of farming, Organic breeding of animals, Well care of animals and Development of the countryside.