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Organic farming differs from other agricultural production systems in several respects. This type of agriculture promotes the use of renewable resources and recycling to the extent that restores soil nutrients in waste products. Applied to livestock production, regulates the production of meat and poultry with particular attention to animal welfare and use of natural feed. Organic farming respects the mechanisms of nature to control pests and diseases in crops and livestock and avoids the use of pesticides, herbicides, chemical fertilizers, growth hormones and antibiotics, and genetic manipulation . Alternatively, producers use a series of techniques that help sustain ecosystems and reduce pollution. P

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The EU try to halve the use of pesticides

The European Parliament has proposed this week reducing pesticide use by half in the space of a decade, in this way reducing the amount of hazardous chemicals in the environment.

 
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Enhancing Organic Agriculture in the fertile plain of Granada

The area sown to these crops in the province has increased to the 65,902 hectares. CEO of Organic Agriculture of Andalusia, Manuel Gonzalez de Molina, has submitted the first Organic Agriculture Strat...

 
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Dynamism in the organic wines

A growing number of vintners bet on biodynamic Barometer of the climate sector organic wine will indicate better time than ever. Importers and traders specializing in organic wines have once again ach...

 
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The Ministry is promoting organic agriculture in Castilla y Leon

In 2006, Castilla y Leon had 12,639 hectares recorded in organic agriculture, and a total of 316 operators, who work in the field of organic production. The consumption of products from organic agricu...

 
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1.5 million to promote Organic Agriculture in Andalusia

The Ministry of Agriculture and Fisheries initiated a new campaign to spread the organic livestock sector among consumers. La Junta de Andalucía, through the Directorate for Green Agriculture has lau...

 
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International Seminar of Fresh Food and Organic Agriculture

Aimed at companies and SMEs in the agri-food industries, agricultural cooperatives and operators of farming.

 
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Ecological Horticulture course in Suances

We will study the benefits of agricultural techniques that respect the environment. The next day, October 22nd will begin in a Suances the Organic techniques course.

 
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Triodos Bank is working on the development of Organic Agriculture

Triodos Bank and the Spanish Society of Organic Agriculture (SEAE) signed an agreement to collaborate in the development of organic agriculture and food, and link with the sustainable savings and inve...

 
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Organic menus in the Ministry of Agriculture

Under the Plan of Actions for the Promotion of Organic Agriculture in Spain for 2007-2010. The Ministry of Agriculture, Fisheries and Food promotes the consumption of organic products with an organic ...

 
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Seminar about organic livestock in Fariza

The seminar, which lasted from four until eight o'clock in the afternoon was given by the Technical Association CAAE (Comité Andaluz de Agricultura Ecológica), which addressed information through au...

 
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The Council of Málaga promotes Organic Agriculture

Deputy area of environment and the region, Miguel Esteban Martin, launched the annual project for promotion of organic agriculture yesterday morning at a press conference for in the province Málaga. ...

 
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Natursoy growing with a New Plant

Natursoy, processing company of organic food, a pioneer in Spain, has taken a further step to maintain its leadership in the sector with the inauguration of a modern refrigerated plant of 6000 m2. The...

 
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Spain, the world leader in organic production

Spain is the second European country and the eighth of the world with the largest areas of organic agriculture. The figures that mark us as leaders are 900,000 hectares dedicated to this type of agric...

 
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New Organic Agriculture Plan in Andalucia

Deputy Minister of Agriculture and Fisheries of the Junta de Andalucía, Juan Angel Fernandez Batanero took the introduction of brokerage Doñana, awaken the senses, which took place at the Spanish Em...

 
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One study showed that Organic Tomatoes are healthier

An American study, which compares the ecological tomatoes with the conventional, has concluded that the biological variation presents considerable advantages in the aspect of health. The study, conduc...

 
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