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Joint smart farming project for Agile and Alfa Seeds

The two companies have reached a strategic cooperation, which includes conducting a number of large scale experiments at wheat fields of different areas within...
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Applying Smart Farming services in the case of table grapes in Southern & Northern...

GAIA Epicheirein’s Smart Farming project is not only applied in the case of olives and dry beans, but also in the case of table...
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Applying smart farming in the case of olives at Chalkidiki, Greece

The innovative smart farming services of GAIA Epicherein provide a holistic approach to the production activities in the field. They precisely measure a crop’s...
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Application of Smart Farming in the Prespes area in the case of dry beans

Dry beans is a traditional product of the specific area, recognised as a Protected Geographical Indication (PGI) product; on top of that, it is...
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Copa and Cogeca congress 2016 in Athens (vid)

Copa and Cogeca, representing the voice of over 23 million European farmers and their families, as well as 22,000 agri-cooperatives, held a major Congress...
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New technologies allow for increased yields at a lower cost

At the same time, the cost of inputs like fertilisers, pesticides and irrigation water is significantly higher than in other countries. Such factors lead...
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Mysteries of Xylella Fastidiosa

Since 2013, when Italy, announced a new and mostly unknown disease, Xylella fastidiosa, the European olive trees are threatened. Today, we publish an exclusive...
Piraeus Bank announced a new investment program on Smart Agriculture

Piraeus Bank announced a new investment program on Smart Agriculture

A new ambitious program which aims to improve the competitiveness of Greek agricultural products was announced during the 2nd Panhellenic Conference on the Development...
Trading Meat for Tires as Bartering Economy Grows in Greece

Trading Meat for Tires as Bartering Economy Grows in Greece

ATHENS — Thodoris Roussos stood in his butcher’s shop and pointed to a large white delivery truck at the curb. For months, he had...

Developments in the Rural Economy of Greece

Developments-in-the-Rural-Economy-of-Greece--December2015This following report comprises a review of the most important developments in the country’s rural economy.
December 2015