Coalition files lawsuit to prevent soilless agriculture from receiving organic certification
Grant of 1 million USD for Georgian farmers
EU and FAO are going to grant 1 million USD as the financial support to small farmers of Georgia (Caucasus) who had suffered due to the pandemic of COVID. This grant will be divided between farmers of 22 municipalities for drip irrigation systems. “Thanks to their installation, the crop of vegetables will grow. Food safety is the key for stability in these troublesome times,” stated Karl Khartsell, EU Ambassador to Georgia.
BioTropic GmbH supports organic farmers worldwide
BioTropic GmbH is successfully supporting small growers to meet the EU-requirements for organic farming. That´s why during this year, several PPP (Public-Private-Partnership) projects of BioTropic have been co-financed by the German Ministry for Economic Cooperation and Development. “In a current PPP in Costa Rica, a massive production of organic curcuma and ginger will be improved by training local farmers,” said export manager Udo Bürk.
SPAR Gran Canaria partners with local government to support farming sector
SPAR Gran Canaria president, Ángel Medina /// © Canarias7, Las Palmas de Gran Canaria