Entries by Redacción ECA

The Ministry signs four collaboration agreements to modernize 9,000 hectares of irrigated land in Alto Aragón and Málaga

The Minister of Agriculture and Fisheries, Food and Environment, Isabel García Tejerina, attended the signing ceremony of the regulatory agreement for the financing, construction and operation of the modernization works of the irrigations of three Irrigation Communities of the Ministry at the headquarters of the Ministry. Alto Aragón (Orellana, Cartuja de San Juan and Molinar del Flumen) and the Central Users Board of the South of Guaro (Málaga).

Smurfit Kappa will display in Hispack examples of innovation in corrugated cardboard packaging and Bag-in-Box

Smurfit Kappa Spain | Portugal | Morocco will participate in Hispack, International Packaging and Packaging Exhibition, which opens its doors at the Gran Vía venue of the Fira de Barcelona from 8 to 11 May. The company returns to this 17th edition of the Fair to display, in a modern stand of 117 m2 (located in Hall 2, E Street, number 573), its most modern offer of corrugated cardboard and Bag-In-Box solutions, sustainable and special adjusted to the industrial and consumer sectors, great references of this meeting that takes place every three years in Barcelona and that this year expects more than 38,000 visitors.

Extremadura hosts the 1st International Garlic Fair

From the 20th to the 22nd of April the 1st International Garlic Fair is held in Aceuchal, the Extremaduran town with the longest tradition of this product. Directed to professionals associated with the sector, the event will also have room for parallel activities designed for all audiences. This fair, which has half a hundred exhibitors from Extremadura, Andalusia and Portugal, is organized in order to promote the entire value chain of garlic as a strategic crop in the region, as well as to know and disseminate the technical and commercial innovations associated with East.

Chile opens a lemon market in the United States under a systems approach

The Ministry of Agriculture of Chile announced after 4 years of negotiations the approval by the Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service (APHIS) of the Department of Agriculture of the United States (USDA) the certification of Chilean lemons under Systems Approach. Thus, an alternative is offered that will allow our country to export lemons in higher quality conditions, since it avoids fumigation with methyl bromide, substantially improving the post-harvest conditions of this fruit to a market in which Chile is the main provider.

Galpagro leads the European Life Resilience project

The European Union, through its Life program, has given the green light to the project led by Galpagro “Life Resilience: Prevention of X. fastidiosa in intensive plantations of olive trees and almonds applying ecological farming practices”, a project that aims to achieve sustainable practices and productive for the prevention of Xylella Fastidiosa in the olive and almond plantations in intensive and high density.

The Government increases the budgets allocated to Agriculture

The Secretary General of Agriculture and Food, Carlos Cabanas, Minister of Agriculture, Food and Environment of the Congress of Deputies, that the budget of the General Secretariat marks a continuity of the objectives of the agri-food and rural development policies agreed for this legislation , looking for maximum effectiveness in the application of funds.

Soil regeneration and microbiology, the themes of the Fertinagro Biotech talk at Expo Levante

Fertinagro Biotech, the plant nutrition company of the Grupo Térvalis, will be present at the XIV edition of the Levante Expo Agriculture Fair that will take place from April 18 to 20 at the Exhibition and Congress Center of Campohermoso (Níjar, Almería). Held every two years, it receives a large audience from the agricultural sector and gathers professionals from the auxiliary industry.

Kramp revolutionizes the concept of retail

With the desire to continue being leaders in the market and respond to all and all the needs of its customers, Kramp has revolutionized the concept of retail in the field of spare parts and accessories. Your new store model, which was presented at FIMA 2018, will be in three types of customers.