The consumption of local products

Studies show that most nutrients from fruits and vegetables are formed during the ripening process. Once fruits and vegetables are picked, the sugars in them start […]

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School absenteeism among Roma communities

In Romania, 44% of Roma children between 7 and 11 years old do not attend school, and this percentage rises to 65% in the case of Roma […]

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The strategy against alcohol consumption

According to European statistics, alcohol consumption is the second most dangerous addiction, after smoking, in terms of long-term effects, as it causes no fewer than 60 […]

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Massive decreases in agricultural crop production

The latest European Commission report on the matter shows that the water deficit in Romania between 1 May and 15 June of the current year was worrying. The most […]

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Bankruptcy risk for pig farms

Although pig meat consumption is extremely high in Romania, the number of pig farms in the country is continuously decreasing. For example, in 2014 the number […]

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The reduction of cattle slaughtering in specialised centres

According to the data supplied by the National Statistics Institute, 2014 saw an increase in the slaughtering of pigs, sheep, goats and poultry, and a decrease […]

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The drastic reduction of the area planted with sugar beet

Currently, Romania’s sugar beet crops occupy 9.17% of the area recorded in 1989, and of the 33 processing plants only four have remained, which means that […]

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Promoting the 2020 Digital Agenda

One of the thematic axes of the 2020 Digital Agenda is to improve digital programming, computer skills and e-inclusion. One of the main objectives of the […]

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The production of palm oil

Since 1970, the demand for palm oil has been increasing, irretrievably leading to large-scale cultivation. Such plantations have now become the most widespread agricultural monocultures in […]

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The level of prices in Romania

The level of prices in Romania was 54% of the EU average according to the data provided by Eurostat for 2014 regarding the relative cost of goods […]

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The modernisation of the agricultural machinery fleet in Romania

The agricultural machinery fleet in Romania suffers both because of the small number of such machines and because they are obsolete, if not out of use, […]

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The fight against terrorism

In the terrorist attack of 26 June this year in the city of Sousse, Tunisia, two young men killed 39 people on the beaches of two luxury […]

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The absence of vocational schools

The disappearance of vocational schools has brought Romania to a situation where there are numerous engineers and unskilled workers on the labour market, but there is […]

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The introduction of new species of bees

Romanian researchers express their concern about the introduction of new species of bees, which makes crossbreeding unavoidable and has undesirable effects. The introduction of a foreign […]

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The land in Romania

Land is an important axis for the increase of Romania’s competitiveness in the agricultural field, and, in this regard, specialists propose the acceleration of the establishment […]

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Renewable energy in Romania

Romania has renewable energy production units with an installed capacity of over 4 500 MW, which is equivalent to almost a quarter of the total number of units. […]

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