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Nigeria should untap great horticultural potential

15:26 - Fri 24/10/2014

Flower farmers in Nigeria want their government to do more to encourage the horticultural sector to expand and export more products to Europe and other parts of the world. The...

Russian Deputy Minister Agriculture visits DLV...

15:25 - Fri 24/10/2014

On Thursday the 16th of October 2014 the Russian Deputy Minister of Agriculture Mr.Shestakov Ilya visited the Improvement Centre of DLV Plant-GreenQ in Bleiswijk, The Netherla...

Saudi Arabia ready to support organic farming

15:09 - Fri 24/10/2014

Organic farming can grow in the Kingdom only if farmers take the initiative and venture into the field, said Ministry of Agriculture spokesman Jaber Al-Shehri.

“The ministry ...

Organic foods found to have less toxic cadmium

15:07 - Fri 24/10/2014

This summer, a large meta-study published in the British Journal of Nutrition gathered together data from hundreds of studies comparing conventional and organic crops. The aut...

China top consumer of Vietnam's fresh produce

14:32 - Fri 24/10/2014

China remained the largest market for Vietnamese vegetables and fruits in the first nine months of 2014, according to the latest report by Vietnam Customs. Local Bao Cong Thuo...

India: KPCC goes the organic way

17:06 - Thu 23/10/2014

The Kerala Pradesh Congress Committee (KPCC) has decided to promote organic farming in a big way. If the plan of the KPCC works, then at least one household in the 21,458 elec...

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