In New Zealand discovered the gene that rules the development of onion's bulb 


Thanks to the work of researchers from New Zealand Plant & Food Research Institute and the University of Otago was a further step forward in the development of new cultivars of onion suited to specific growing conditions .

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05 - 12 - 2013

Ccpb , the numbers of organic growth in 2013

2013 was a good year for the Italian organic , "says Fabrizio Piva , CEO CCPB . December is time to take stock thanks to the data published in recent days by ISMEA and the European Commission . Ismea In its latest bulletin (see Italiafruit today ), writes that the domestic consumption of packaged organic products in supermarkets are grown in a year by 7.9 % compared to September 2012.

"The growth of the bio is a constant consolidated in recent years - says Piva - all the more important when compared with the general data on food consumption , that continue to decline due to the continuing economic crisis ." It is always Ismea to record , in the same period , a decline in the total sales of 1, 8 % compared to 2012 .

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10 - 10 - 2013

Klikkapromo and digital couponing

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With autumn , Klikkapromo.it it again to the hunting of cherry pickers and launches an original 100% digital coupon service , available on site , mobile app and interactive billboard in the subway . Discounts and promotions in retail outlets of supermarket chains are traceable on Crazy about specials , allowing you to download directly from the website or from the app on your smartphone coupons of the products that you intend to put in the shopping cart . The discount coupons are 100% digital and mobility accessible on smartphones by downloading the application "Crazy for Offers" available for iPhone and Android, or on the web, the site www.klikkapromo.it.

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14 - 10 - 2013

Snow in the north, hail and bad weather to the south : damage on apples , lemons and grapes

The perturbation that is gripping Italy has led in recent days the snow at very low altitudes in Trentino and Lombardy , causing damage - albeit limited to a few plants - the apple orchards of Val di Non and the Valtellina, and hailstorms in many parts of Sicily , in particular in the wing and in the Palermo jonica .

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04 - 10 - 2013

Growing consumption of fruit and vegetables ' bio ' in Italy , France and Germany

The notes to the research conducted within the project Fruitylife

The crisis is also felt on the consumption of fruit and vegetables, but save those biological

Rome , October 4 - (Adnkronos) - The trend in the consumption of fruit and vegetables following different trends in Italy, France and Germany, but in all three countries grows fruit and vegetables ' organic ' . The notes to an analysis carried out within the project Fruitylife " Fruits and vegetables , healthy and safe ", active in the three countries since 2012 , co-financed by the European Union and the Ministry of Agriculture, Food and Forestry and coordinated by Alimos - feeding Health . In Italy, for example , the crisis is also felt on the consumption of fruit and vegetables, but save those ' bio ' .

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