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Wednesday, 31.08.2016, 09:02
This summer had been very good for the Latvian rural tourism operators, and rural tourism turnover this year is likely to grow 10-15 % y-o-y, Asnate Ziemele, the board chairwoman of Lauku Celotajs, the Latvian rural tourism association, told LETA.
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The dinner and hunt for business figures in the Panevezys district, northern Lithuania, was organized Latvia's Agriculture Minister Janis Duklavs, Lithuania's Agriculture Minister Virginija Baltraitiene says in press release today.
Citing a regulation of the European Commission, the Agricultural Board of Estonia has banned the sale of 14 herbicide products based on glyphosate that contain polyethoxylated (POE) tallowamine as a co-formulant, reports LETA/BNS.
Agricultural produce purchase prices in Lithuania declined by 6.9% in July year-on-year, Statistics Lithuania said on Thursday, reports LETA/BNS
A lab test has confirmed the presence of African swine fever (ASF) in pigs on a farm with 2,700 pigs on Estonia's Saaremaa Island, reports LETA/BNS.
Gardeners in Lithuania feel being mistreated by the state, as their crops cannot compete with imported apples on legal terms, Lietuvos Zinios daily said, cites LETA/BNS.
The average purchase price of raw milk in Estonia was 200.43 euros per ton in July, 14.1% lower than in the same month a year ago, reports LETA/BNS.