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International Kiwi Congress – Thessaloniki, 27th April 2017


Kiwi is one of the main cultivated fruit in many areas of Greece and especially in Northern Greece, as our … Continue reading


The 26th Agrotica: The best of all

Press Conference 26/01 for Agrotica 2016

In the press conference given this Tuesday 26 January 2016, the organizers of this year’s exhibition indicated that the 26th … Continue reading

Greece goes Berlin – Fruit Logistica 2016!

Greece goes Berlin - Fruit Logistica 2016

The 24th International Exhibition for fruits and vegetables, “Fruit Logistica 2016”, for professionals, will take place in Berlin the period … Continue reading

Trends for tomorrow at Fruit Logistica 2016!

Future Lab at Fruit Logistica

Future Lab presents the trends of tomorrow at Fruit Logistica 2016, from 3rd to 5th Febraury 2016 in Berlin. Products, … Continue reading

Agrotica 2016 Workshop: “Developmental Challenges for a Sustainable Food Supply Chain”

Workshop "Developmental Challenges for a Sustainable Food Supply Chain"

On the occasion of 26th International Exhibition “Agrotica 2016”, both GAIA EPICHEIREIN and TIEC HELEXPO are organizing a workshop on … Continue reading

Bailout costing Greek agriculture 2 billion euros


Greece has paid more than 2 billion euros back to the IMF, thereby clearing its debt. In addition to paying … Continue reading

New Kiwi Variety: Nergi kiwiberry


Large European Nergi kiwiberry crop expected. French growers are busy tending to their orchards in preparation for the NERGI kiwiberry … Continue reading



The goal of accelerating the export penetration of Greek cherries into foreign markets will be the focus of the 1st … Continue reading

Fresh produce can travel a long way to reach the supermarket.


A Moveable Feast Fresh produce can travel a long way to reach the supermarket. Eating locally and reducing carbon footprints may … Continue reading

12 Fall Vegetables You Should Know How to Cook


Have the tomatoes and zucchini suddenly vanished from your farmers market? It’s always sad to see ripe summer vegetables fade … Continue reading

Do you know how Cretans make rakí ?


Rakí is the traditional Cretan spirit that is famous throughout the country for its very high alcohol content and its richness … Continue reading

“10 Minute Veggie Pizza”

veggie pizza

Think I want a category for all our dinner ideas that are less than 15 minutes! Don’t you agree? I … Continue reading

Novatec New Year’s Cake

Novatec New Year's Cake
Novatec 2014 Novatec crew

Rossiki Salata (Russian Salad a la Grecque)

rosiki salata

NOTE: I am not exactly sure why it’s called a “Russian Salad”, it may well be that this type of … Continue reading

Potato salad, with barley rusk and olives!

potato salad

Cool potato salad, with barley rusk and olives! Cretan Diet ( (  

Greek Salad, simple and healthy!


Greek Salad, simple and healthy! Ingredients Lots of Fresh Tomatoes, cut into chunks Lots of Cucumbers, cut into chunks Some … Continue reading

Finding the Faces of Farming: A Peruvian Potato Harvest

Potato Harvest in Peru

On the face of it, my assignment was simple. Photograph the farmers of the world. National Geographic was undertaking an eight-month series about the … Continue reading

Greek Inspired Chickpeas Cooked in Tomato Sauce


INGREDIENTS ¼ cup olive oil 1 cup dry chickpeas or 2 cans cooked chickpeas 1 small onion chopped ¼ cup … Continue reading

Brilliant breakfast!


Healthy and tasty! A brilliant breakfast! I add a drop of stevia for sweetness and a teaspoon of chia as … Continue reading

Kiwifruit and DNA Repair


Plant-based diets help prevent cancer not only by blocking DNA damage but by increasing our DNA repair enzymes’ ability to … Continue reading