Greek Street Market Vendors Strike Too

While the government is crowing that social unrest has mostly stopped and that Greeks have begrudgingly submitted to more austerity measures, fruit and vegetable...

Vegetables Donated to Poor Families in Athens

More than five tons of vegetables will be taken from the city of Ierapetra in southeast Crete to Athens to be donated to poor...

Trifilia Watermelons Again Ripen Earliest in Europe

The first open air watermelons are expected to come to market on May 20, once again courtesy of the farmers of Trifilia, a Peloponnese village where each...

Clashes Between Police and Protesting Livestock Breeders in Athens [Video]

Some 600 livestock breeders from across Greece gathered earlier today in downtown Athens to protest, among others, for the inadequate protection against diseases, the compensatory allowance...

EU Asking Agricultural Subsidies Back

According to an announcement by the European Court, issued on Wednesday, agricultural subsidies of 387.4 million euros granted to Greek farmers in 2008 and 2009...

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