About BION Food & Agriculture
BION Food & Agriculture is a consultancy advising in the field of sustainable, agricultural development of people, family farms and their environment based on local conditions and local initiatives. And with a view to the social and cultural aspect and the consumer market. BION Food & Agriculture is focussed on regional rural development in The Netherlands and abroad and cooperates with various interested partners.
BION Food & Agriculture offers tecnical and strategic advise and support on issues concerning farm development, converting to sustainable and organic agriculture and food production. Next to this BION Food & Agriculture organizes and facilitates farmers cooperatives and entrepeneurs networks and carries out feasibility studies on food and supply chains.BION Food & Agriculture advises entrepreneurs in sustainable and organic agriculture which contributes to the improvement of the entrepreneurship and the success of the companies activities.
It’s BION ‘s challenge to stimulate and facilitate innovative and sustainable entrepeneurship.
About Dion Heerkens
Dion Heerkens is an expert on sustainable and organic agriculture and food production. His experience is in facilitating and coaching farmers groups, farmers cooperatives and entrepreneurs groups, advising farmers in the conversion process towards sustainable agriculture, in carrying out feasibility studies and the development of supply chains and supply cooperation.