22-04-2013 10:25 AM
Life sweet for Greek beekeepers, but for how long?
The rosemary season has ended, but sage is in full bloom. In the fragrant hills of the Peloponnese in southern Greece, after a few sharp turns along a...
12-02-2013 11:16 AM
Farmers block highways across Greece
Greece's farmers have blocked highways across the country after launching an anti-austerity campaign as the government backs its spending cuts.
30-01-2013 09:54 AM
Greek farmers scale up protests in bid for concessions
Protesting farmers parked hundreds of tractors at a key junction of the Athens-Thessaloniki national highway on Tuesday, causing several hours of traf...
23-11-2012 08:32 AM
Price of milk makes Greeks' blood boil
To understand why milk costs more in Greek shops than anywhere else in the European Union, Stathis Aravanis's farm is a good place to start.
26-09-2012 09:36 AM
Greek olive oil woes echoe broader economic challenges
Greece is in the fifth year of a painful recession, and it doesn't look like it's going to end anytime soon. One big problem the country faces is a sh...
31-07-2012 08:24 AM
Greek farmer shoots, injures 2 fire spectators
Greek police said Monday they are seeking a farmer who allegedly shot and injured two bystanders videoing a wildfire on the island of Crete after an a...
08-06-2012 09:28 AM
In Greece, a painful return to country roots
Thirteen years after abandoning rural Greece for a career in graphic design, Spiridoula Lakka finds herself in the last place she expected to end up -...
20-03-2012 08:01 AM
Farmers rise up in Greek ‘potato revolution’
As Greek wallets take a hit from deep spending cuts, the country’s farmers are fighting back in what has been branded the ’potato revoluti...
28-02-2012 07:48 AM
Greek farmers offload crops at cost price
Hammered by the financial crisis that has led to ever diminishing income, a group of residents in northern Greece have joined forces with potato farme...
24-01-2012 07:24 AM
Greek farmers protest high insurance costs
A group of Greek farmers gathered in Tripoli, southern Greece, to protest the government’s agricultural insurance costs, Athens News Agency repo...
06-01-2012 01:49 AM
Greek farms must return 425m euros subsidies
Greek farmers got subsidies after blocking highways...
12-10-2011 09:13 AM
Greek farmers gamble on global warming
An alliance of data fanatics, geek farmers and high-priests of advanced computing are attempting to crack the code on the business of bad weather.