by AgroWeb on May 10, 2017

EU Giant Supermarket Suppliers Eye Albania’s Quality Products

The success of each business is based on a special law. It is called the law of supply and demand. It can make you a billionaire or leave you empty handed. The whole business world goes around this axis. Sometimes, Albanian merchants face higher offer and low demand, or a surplus in production and a small market. Merchants are forced to lower prices and as such their margins move closer to zero. ...

by AgroWeb on May 10, 2017

Slovakia Destroys Serbian Apples With Chemical Residues

The Slovakian official authorities have alerted all the European Union member countries that after detailed tests and analyses they have blocked access to cargoes of apples originating from Serbia. The tests showed high values readings of dangerous pesticide residues. On May 4th 2017, Slovakian border control officials denied entry and distribution to Serb apple cargoes due to presence of ...

by AgroWeb on May 9, 2017

Switzerland On Alert - Aflatoxin in Corn Flour From Kosova

Imports of aflatoxins are causing chaos in European countries. The list of foods affected by this toxic substance that can enter these countries is very much diverse especially in their origin. Most of these dangerous foods come from outside the European Union countries, recently unfortunately also from Kosova. On 8 May 2017, not later than yesterday, the Swiss Federal Food and Veterinary Control...

by AgroWeb on May 22, 2017

Amazing Benefits Of Peppermint Tea

Peppermint tea is a delicious and refreshing way to boost your overall health in a number of ways due to its ability to improve digestion, reduce pain, eliminate inflammation, relax the body and mind, cure bad breath, aid in weight loss and boost the immune system. Its impact on the digestive system is considerable, and its base element of menthol is perhaps the most valuable part of its organic ...

by AgroWeb on May 17, 2017

Benefits of chili olive oil and how to make it

Chili oil is essentially dried chilies, preserved in oil. It adds a delightful kick to whatever dish you’re using it in. In Albania is commonly used as a finishing oil for beans but it’s also used in risottos, pastas and seafood, it’s also a great oil for stir-fries. As you’re about to learn reading this AgroWeb.org article, making chili oil is very easy and it has several...

by AgroWeb on May 12, 2017

Green Plum Syrup - A Surprising Remedy

Green plums have been around for a long time. Records of its medicinal purposes go far back.  In May, you can found these wonderful plum in every Albanian market and AgroWeb.org will show you a rare recipe of green plum syrup. Ingredients • 2 lbs Green Plums • 2 lbs sugar (brown unbleached)~ 2.4 lbs sugar • 1 glass jar or breathable earthen ware large enough to hold both ...

by AgroWeb on May 8, 2017

Health Benefits of Dandelion Greens

When your grandmother said dandelion greens were good for you, she wasn’t kidding. Folk medicine claims the dandelion plant is a powerful healer, used to purify the blood, settle digestion and prevent piles and gall stones, among other maladies. The fact is the greens of the humble dandelion provide 535 percent of the recommended daily value of vitamin K, which may be the most important ...

by AgroWeb on May 10, 2017

Spinach and Strawberry Salad- Strong benefits

Dark green leaves of spinach look great served together with red strawberries, but they're so much more than a pretty presentation. Together they complement and improve total nutritional value. One sometimes contributes nutrients that its counterpart lacks, while other nutrients increase from trace amounts individually to significant nutritional value when the two are combined. Read below the ...

by AgroWeb on May 7, 2017

Nettle and Berry Smoothie Benefits

Nettles are a super food, a life saver and sometime are a superhero . Whenever you hit rock bottom from these illnesses, the body must be brought back to life with not just some sleep and light food. You need a great pick me up smoothie. AgroWeb.org will introduce you a miracle cure against flue, seasonal viruses and cold: Nettle and Berry smoothie. Nettle makes a beautiful meal with amazing ...

by AgroWeb on May 3, 2017

Energy efficiency – Germany allocates EUR 2 mln grant

Minister of Energy and Industry Damian Gjiknuri and ambassador of Germany in Tirana, Susanne Schutz, signed on Tuesday the EUR 2.032 mln grant agreement on financing the second stage of Tirana university campus dormitory restoration by the principle of energy efficiency. The total grant of German govt. for all the projects within the efficiency module in the students’ dormitories amounts to ...

by AgroWeb on May 2, 2017

No Dam in Poçem - Court Rules Vjosa Free

The Albanian Administrative Court has accepted the appeal of foreign an local environmentalists referring to the Pocem Hydro-Plant planned to be built along Vjosa River, the last European wild one. Plans for the plant have been rejected today and all the plans will undergo a real and detailed environment impact analysis. As of today all the environmentalists can take a deep breath, because the ...

by AgroWeb on May 2, 2017

EBRD to support internationalization of Albanian SMEs to expand trading opportunities

The European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) and the Albanian Consulting Network (ACN) a business forum with Albanian entrepreneurs on ways to support internationalisation of small and medium sized enterprises and expand trading opportunities for SMEs. EBRD is implementing advisory project for small businesses in Albania under the Bank’s Advice for Small Business Programme ...

by AgroWeb on May 9, 2017

Health benefits of mixed berries juice

Each type of berry has its own unique taste and nutritional profile. Maximize the health benefits found in berries by enjoying a variety of blueberries, strawberries, raspberries, and blackberries. A diet rich in berries is good for disease prevention and overall health. Berries are powerful super-foods rich in nutrient and antioxidants. Berries are packed with fibre, vitamin C, folate, and ...

by AgroWeb on May 16, 2017

Pine Cone Syrup Recipe

Fresh, green pine cones make flavorful, seasonal syrup to drizzle on your favorite desserts or breakfast dishes. The Pine tree blooms in mid May. After their pollination, from earliest time Albanians used to gather up the tiny buds or “gems” offered up by the trees to make a special syrup. Tucked into glass bottles and left to brown in the sun for several months, the buds release a ...

by AgroWeb on May 15, 2017

A springy dandelion vinegar infusion — How to make it, how to use it

At this time of year, you can see everywhere yellow flowers of Taraxacum officinale aka the lovely sunny dandelion! Dandelion is abundant, affordable, and despite all uses as tea, makes digestion-promoting vinegar. You can start making dandelion vinegar in the spring, harvesting young leaves and flowers, and reading AgroWeb.org instructions. Nothing beats the delightful taste of wildcrafted ...

by AgroWeb on May 14, 2017

Wonderful in Gardens, Tasteful in Dishes

Nasturtium flowers are wonderful in the landscape, useful in the garden and tasteful in your dishes.  Nasturtium plants are easy to grow and may be climbing, cascading or bushy. Care of nasturtiums is minimal; in fact, nasturtium plants are one of those specimens that thrive on neglect. Rich, fertile soil or too much fertilizer results in lush foliage growth and few nasturtium flowers. The ...

by AgroWeb on April 27, 2017

How to Grow Violets Easily in home

Violets (Viola odorata) are wonderful woodland plants that are very easy to grow and Albanian climate is ideal. Violets scent a garden wonderfully, and can be used for culinary and decorative purposes and as perfume. Once planted, they grow perennially, spreading through runners that grow from 20–30 centimeter high. They form a carpet of growth that makes a good weed-excluding ground cover. ...

by AgroWeb on May 1, 2017

What is the Benefits of Cherry Stalk Tea?

What is the benefits of cherry stalk tea, have you ever wonder? Cherries contain high amounts of vitamin A, B1 and C. Cherry’s stalk, bark of the tree and leaves are also beneficial to health. That is why do not throw away the stalks after you eat cherries. You can prepare the cherry stalk tea after you dry the stalks in the shade. AgroWeb.org will show you benefits of Cherry stalk tea and ...

by AgroWeb on May 22, 2017

Cruciferous vegetable nutritional benefits

Spinach has had a long run in the health-food limelight. Now its cousins — including broccoli, Brussels sprouts and, especially, cauliflower — are being touted as the coolest vegetables on the block. But to scientists and nutritionists, this family of vegetables, called crucifers, has always been hot. Cruciferous vegetables are among the most nutritious because they are rich in ...

by AgroWeb on May 13, 2017

All the Benefits of Spring Fennel

Fennel is a plant in the carrot family, which is often classified as both an herb and a vegetable, and it can be used in a variety of ways both in and outside the kitchen. Highly aromatic, fennel has a lovely licorice flavor. When eaten raw, fennel adds a fresh brightness to a dish. When cooked, fennel becomes soft and silky, and just a little bit sweet. It’s the perfect choice for sweet or...