Messinian Olive Oil Leads Greek Olive Oil Production

The prefecture of Messinia has been declared the leading Greek prefecture in olive oil production. Thirty-eight percent of this year's olive oil production in...

The Greek Farmer: Young Graduates Who Surf the Web

Farming in Greece used to be more of an empirical job, with knowledge being passed down each generation. This tradition is slowly changing and...

Tons of Fresh Fruit Destroyed due to Russian Embargo

Dozens of refrigerated trucks, filled with thousands of tons of unsold peaches and nectarines produced in Greece, have started making their way back to...

Chaos in Athens for a Free Bag of Vegetables

On Saturday morning, Greek farmers and producers gave away more than 300 tons of fresh fruit , vegetables and fish in the Athenian industrial...

Bad Weather Increases the Price of Olives

The British newspaper Daily Mail has an extensive article on its internet page, for the price of olives in Greece. The bad weather in...

Royal Jelly and Pollen Made in Greece

In the 5th “Panhellenic Agrotica Conference” Crysoula Tananaki, lecturer at the Department of Agriculture in the Aristotle University of Thessaloniki and Pavlos Bagiatis, chairman...

Crisis or Not, Greeks Unwilling to Work the Fields

Despite the fact that Greeks are suffering from the crisis and unemployment, they are  quite selective when it comes to the professions they choose. According to...

Popularity of Greek Herbs Starts Oregano War

Greek herb smuggling is the new crime that border authorities have to fight, according to a report by NDTV. The recent international popularity of Greek...

Milk Bill Being Revised To Save Deal

Greece's shaky coalition is readying changes to a crucial bill needed to unlock release of a delayed nine billion euros ($12.43 billion) from international...

China Interested In Greek Saffron

Chinese businessmen and investors, who visited the area of Kozani in the northern Greek Region of Macedonia Monday morning, showed great interest in Greek...

Greek Farmers Gearing Up for More Protests

Greek farmers around the country held various protests on Thursday after talks between their representatives and Finance Minister Yannis Stournaras broke down earlier the...

Greek Farmer of the Year

The “Farmer of the Year” award was given to Mr. Ioannis Lazaridis, this year during an event held on the morning of December 20,...

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