Feta Cheese and Greek Yogurt at Risk of Losing their ‘Greekness’

It is very likely that in the near future feta cheese commercials around the world will not be accompanied by the sound of bouzouki...

Greek Police Fail to Block Farmers in Thessaloniki Center (video)

Greek police on Thursday failed to stop protesting farmers who reached with their tractors the entrance of the Thessaloniki International Fair. Dozens of farmers gathered...

Protesting Farmers Try to Enter Greek Parliament Building, Police Use Tear Gas

The protest rally that started at 11am on Wednesday at Syntagma square culminated with protesters trying to enter the parliament courtyard and the police...

The Oldest Oak Tree in Europe Is in a Northern Greek Town

With a trunk diameter of 2.25 m and a height of 23 meters, botanists say that the oak tree located just two kilometers from...

Greek Farmers to Escalate Struggle

The ultimatum that Greek farmers issued to the Greek government in order for their demands to be met finally come to an end at...

Farmers Republic, The First Greek Super-Market Without Middle-Men

The first farmers’ supermarket without middle-men is about to open in Greece, in the region of Agios Stefanos. Both fresh and pre-packaged products from...

A Greek beer, please!

Who said that Greece is only famous for ouzo, raki and good wine? Greek beers may not be as popular as in other European...

Farmers Protest Against Photovoltaic Systems Taxation

A protest rally outside the Environment and Energy Ministry was held by Greek farmers who have installed photovoltaic systems on their cultivations in order...

Why Greek Olive Oil Is the Best In the World

If you deconstruct Greece, you will in the end see an olive tree, a grapevine, and a boat remain. That is, with as much,...

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...

Harvest of ‘Krokos’ Saffron Begins in Kozani, Greece

Farmers in the rural area of Kozani, northern Greece, have started harvesting krokos, the local saffron produced by the crocus flower. Krokos are one of the...

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...

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