Agrifood Special CAPitals Brief: Living life on the edge

Euractiv | Jun 17, 2022 at 4:37 PM
  • Between frosts, drought and scorching heatwaves, countries all across Europe are facing unprecedented climatic conditions, and the agricultural sector stands first in line to bear the full brunt of this.
  • On the issue of the war in Ukraine and food security, Georgantas stressed that Greece has moved on two axes: to replace imports from the war-torn countries with imports from other European countries and to increase domestic production.
  • Over the next two weeks, three more hail storms were recorded in Zagorje, with heavy wind, destroying almost all the corps and the size of the hail was bigger and bigger: from nuts to golf balls and at the end the size of tennis balls.