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Weekly news (5th week 2014)

Hey everyone, again a week passed, let’s see what happened in the big-picture hortiworld! 🙂 Commission proposes to combine and reinforce existing school milk and school fruit schemes (europa) EU organic regulation review published (ifoam) Australian wine grape growers being … Continue reading

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Must reads of Tuesday

Here comes the usual selection of 03.12.2013. Thinks, rethink, analyse & share the horticulture! 🙂 USA: Top 100 wines of 2013 (sfgate) Absolute majority of Americans want GMO food to be labeled (rt) Slow food and FAO launches “Quinoa in … Continue reading

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The Netherlands is the nr 1 tomato exporter in 2013

The Netherlands this year surpassed Mexico as the largest exporter of tomatoes in the world. This is evident from the most recent export figures. Last year Dutch horticulture sold tomatoes across the border for about $ 1.8 billion (about 1.3 billion euros), … Continue reading

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