What is organic farming?
Put simply, organic farming is an agricultural system that seeks to provide you, the consumer, with fresh, tasty and authentic food while respecting natural life-cycle systems

Wednesday, August 31, 2011

BIOLMIEL Mar del Plata 2011

The fourth edition of the International Prize BIOLMIEL will be held from 30 of September to the 2nd of October 2011 in Mar del Plata, Argentina (Buenos Aires province), few days after the “Apimondia” world congress, that will be held in Buenos Aires a week before.
The event will be held at the ”Estadio Mundialista José María Minella", within the international exhibition “Feria Internacional de Agroalimentos Orgánicos”.
This edition is organized by the Universidad Nacional de Mar del Plata, by Fundación Qualitas, by the Argentinean  Ministry of Agriculture and by Icea,  Istituto per la Certificazione Etica e Ambientale, with the cooperation of C.i.Bi, owner of BIOL trademark,  and CRA - Honeybee and Silkworm Research Unit (Bologna).

Wednesday, August 10, 2011

6th AEGINA INTERNATIONAL MUSIC FESTIVAL

Artistic Director: Dora Bakopoulou
The first Aegina International Music Festival was held between 25 August and 9 September 2006 on the beautiful island of Aegina, with the internationally renowned pianist Dora Bakopoulou as its artistic director. The Festival included performances by fifteen distinguished Greek and international artists from the world of classical music.
The main aim of the Aegina International Music Festival is to establish a forum in which both emerging and established Greek and international musicians can come together and explore some of the most beautiful pieces of music ever written for small music ensembles. Furthermore, the Aegina Music Festival seeks to contribute, in its own way, to a broader educational process, which is a responsibility all artists have towards the younger generation.

Tuesday, August 2, 2011

ECOWEEK 2011: CONFERENCE & WORKSHOPS

ECOWEEK 2011 URBAN COMMUNITIES + GREEN ARCHITECTURE
International Conference and Interdisciplinary Design Workshops for Young Architects, Designers, Landscape Architects and graduate students
This year, for one more year ECOWEEK brings together the best among ecologically minded-architects, designers, landscape architects, young professionals, and graduate students, in a week of creative thinking 'out of the box', cooperation, dialogue, intercultural exchange, networking, hard work and lots of fun!
ECOWEEK 2011 is a great opportunity for young professionals to learn about 'green' buildings, to hear and meet the best architects in the field, to learn from the best engineers and experts in the field, to train and gain experience in how to think, plan and design 'green'.