Protesting Farmers Continue Roadblocks Across Greece

Representatives of Greek farmers on Tuesday agreed upon 66 road blocks around Greece in protest against security fund reforms tabled in Greek Parliament. Farmers unions...

Farmers to Rally in Athens on February 14

Farmers will be continuing their ongoing fight against tax hikes and social security contribution payments in yet another protest planned in downtown Athens for...

Ancient Greek Wine Ages Well

Assyrtiko wine is made from one of Greece’s finest versatile white grape varieties, indigenous to the island of Santorini. Santorini is a wine region...

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...

Cretan Herb Stamnagathi Gets World Seal

A Cretan variety of wild chicory known as Stamnagathi which grows on difficult to reach mountain areas has received international certification. The Greek Inspection...

Greek PM Says Deal With International Creditors Is Close; Speaks on Farmers’ Future

The farming industry needs growth and fair conditions, according to Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras Tsipras expounded on future policies he wants to apply in the farming industry, after...

Young Farmers Receive Financial Aid

The Greek government has launched a new program for young people wishing to live in the Greek countryside and become involved with agriculture and farming. Greece's national file...

The Spectacular Flowering Peach Groves of Imathia, Greece

Everyone on Earth has seen the splendor of the flowering cherry trees of Japan, which give such delicate beauty to the landscape every Spring...

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...

Wine Tours in the Historic Wine Region of Peloponnese, Greece

A perfect way to get to know the beautiful Peloponnese region of Greece is to enjoy an amazing wine tour during your visit. Greece...

Greece Approves Medicinal Cannabis Production

The Greek government issued the first two licenses for the cultivation and processing of medical cannabis on Monday, and announced that another twelve licenses...

Consumers issue SOS for Greek feta cheese

Professors, journalists and consumers have banded together to found a ‘Friends of Feta Club’ to promote the Greek cheese's EU status as protected designation of origin...

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