News from Yugoslavia

23-05-2013 09:51 AM
Former agriculture minister indicted
The Organized Crime Prosecution has indicted former Agriculture Minister Saša Dragin for his involvement in the Azotara case, B92 has learned. The ...
31-05-2012 07:58 AM
Serbia to export potatoes to EU
Serbia has got the permission from the European Commission to export potatoes to the EU market, after 12 years of prohibition.
30-03-2012 08:51 AM
Farmers step up protest, police block bridge
Farmers, who are not satisfied with the government’s agricultural policy, stepped up their protest last night.
11-07-2011 09:59 AM
Serbia to boost irrigation to aid farming
Serbia will expand irrigation to about a quarter of its 4.2 million hectares of arable land from 100,000 hectares at present, Politika newspaper repor...
17-06-2011 09:05 AM
Month wheat export ban expires
The Serbian government won’t extend a three-month ban on wheat and flour exports that expires today, an Agriculture Ministry official said today...
31-05-2011 10:40 AM
Farmers continue protest, block town
All roads leading from the town of Pančevo to Belgrade have been blocked this morning by farmers protesting in their tractors.
31-05-2011 10:36 AM
Serbian farmers block roads in protest
Farmers in northern Serbia blocked several roads Monday to protest government plans to cut the agriculture budget.
14-01-2011 08:30 AM
EU will increase support to Serbia by 30%
Deputy Prime Minister Bozidar Djelic said that the candidate status for the EU will increase financial support that Serbia receives by 30% or approxim...
08-01-2011 08:42 AM
Export of agricultural products peaks
The share of agricultural product exports in Serbia’s total export amounted to 22.4 percent.
03-01-2011 10:33 AM
Organic farming blooms in Serbia
Standing in her greenhouse in gumboots, Zorana Gajic jokes that she used to think "food grew in supermarkets" but now experiments on how to ...