Eight per cent of all foods sold in Denmark are organically cultivated, which is a world record.
Minister for the Environment and Food of Denmark, Esben Lunde Larsen
On 11 June 2014 the Danish Parliament enacted a new dog law. Since 1 July 2014 it is illegal to shoot stray dogs and the paragraph about savaging is changed so dog owners will have the right to an assessment by a dog behaviour expert.
Everyone aged between 18 and 65 angling in Denmark must hold a valid angling licence. Read more about where to buy and what the income from sales are spent on.
This video tells the story of the red 'Ø' that has branded organic products in Denmark since 1990 and contributed to Denmark being the country ind the world with the highest percentage of organic foods.
In April 2015 the Ministry of Food, Agriculture and Fisheries hosted an international conference on pig welfare in Copenhagen.