Europe Slovakia20.06.2017 Leo Frühschütz
A Slovak trader sent 2,000 tonnes of what was assumed to be conventional wheat to Germany via Italy. Analysis of the case reveals that the organic control system works, but that things can nevertheless go wrong.
Europe Slovakia16.12.2016 Editor
The Czech Ministry of Agriculture is preparing a campaign for the promotion of organic food which aims to boost sales. The state will invest 30 million crowns (about 1.11 million Euro) in the initiative.
Europe Slovakia19.08.2016 Redaktion
In Slovakia the massive use of plastic bags poses a problem to the fulfilment of EU waste-regulations.
The latest global data on organic farming has been presented by IFOAM – Organics International and the Research Institute of Organic Agriculture (FiBL) at the BioFach fair 2015 in Nuremberg. The global organic market increased to 72 billion US Dollars, organic agricultural land worldwide is 43 million hectares.
Europe Slovakia15.03.2012 Redaktion
The natural cosmetics market worldwide has grown dynamically in recent years
Europe Slovakia03.11.2009 Redaktion
In Slovakia, close to 23,000 hectares of land are dedicated to organic agriculture
Europe Slovakia14.11.2008 Redaktion
Europe Slovakia03.04.2006 Redaktion
While four years ago only a few health/natural food shops existed in Slovakia, today there are more than forty such shops.
Europe Slovakia23.03.2006 Redaktion
The Slovak market for organic products is just being born and the share of organic food in the turnover of food products was less than 0.1 % in 2004.
Europe Slovakia02.03.2006 Redaktion
The Slovak Republic has experienced an enormous growth in land under organic management since accession to the EU (almost 100 %).