One week of eating organic can dramatically reduce pesticide levels in the body, according to a recent study conducted by the Health Research Institute, Commonweal Institute, and Friends of the Earth. Чытаць далей “Most Americans Have Roundup in Their Bodies. Researchers Say One Week of Eating Organic Can Help”
Traditionally given over to ventilation shafts or solar panels, today’s rooftops are increasingly becoming green spaces as part of a drive towards cleaner cities. Чытаць далей “Why green roofs are a must-have for modern cities”
Three fairs were planned and held by Agro-Eco-Culture this year. We hope that this is only the beginning and organic trade will become a good tradition for Minsk dwellers. Similar monthly fairs are held in many European cities. This allows people to purchase quality products without going far and support farmers in their work for the benefit of people and nature. Чытаць далей “Ecomarkets in Minsk: How it happened”
If we are to maintain sustainable food systems for future generations and tackle the many challenges facing our planet, including the climate crisis, governments would be wise to embrace organic farming practices. This is the main message a recently published report sends to world leaders currently gathering for the SDG Summit in New York. Чытаць далей “New Study Shows Organic Can be a Solution to Achieving SDGs”
A single long-term test over 40 years has proved: Organically managed soils emit less greenhouse gases – per hectare and per ton of yield. Чытаць далей “New study: Organic farming protects the climate”
V International Conference on organic farming in Belarus will take place on 22 February 2018 in Minsk, Belarus. The programme is available here.
V International Conference on organic farming in Belarus
Organic and Sustainable Agriculture: Meeting the Global Challenges
22 February 2017 – Minsk, Belarus
The Agri-Cultural Festival took place on September 9. Чытаць далей “Urban Harvest Festival”
We are used to drawing a line between urban and rural areas, thereby putting them in opposition. However, cities embrace nature, too, featured by greenery, birds, small animals and even flowers in boxes. We want to increase natural presence in urban areas and involve urban dwellers in creating a more favorable urban environment, and thereby improve the living standards. The city is ready to change.
Marketing study of consumers preferences relating organic products was performed for the first time in Belarus. Чытаць далей “Organic products: marketing study”
0.47 (according to other sources 0.6) ha per each resident (0.9 ha of agricultural grounds) twice as many as in Germany, France, England. Чытаць далей “State of Agriculture in Belarus: Harvests at Any Price”
12.04.2008, Kyiv, Ukraine – From April 10 to 12, 2008, 228 participants from 25 countries came together for the ‘International Conference on the organic sector development in Central/Eastern European and Central Asian countries’ to discuss concepts, opportunities and strategies for developing organic food and farming systems for their countries which in their majority are at an early stage of development. Чытаць далей “International Conference 2008”
Dear friends, on our web-page we propose to your attention review of situation with divelopment of organic agriculture in Belarus today. Чытаць далей “The review “Organic agriculture in Belarus””
The leading science and education establishments in the field of organic agriculture in Belarus are Belarusian State Agricultural Academy and first of all Grodno State Agricultural University. Чытаць далей “Agricultural Science in Belarus”