The Demeter Head Office in Liestal has a mandate to lead the business of the Demeter association and federation:
The Association for Biodynamic farming was founded in 1937 and contains 325 farms and active members. Biodynamic produce is sold under the label Demeter.
The Swiss Demeter Federation protects and promotes the Demeter label. It is an alliance of all parties involved in the production, processing and trade on the way to the consumer. The label regulates the most careful processing and treatment, in order to maintain or increase the quality of the biodynamic agricultural products, as well as fair working conditions. www.demeter.ch