22. 3. 2017Ljubljana, 20 March 2017 – Ministry of Agriculture, Forestry and Food (MAFF) was notified that the European Commission had published a draft delegated act on its Portal for Better Regulation, to approve an exception concerning the labelling of the Teran vine variety for wines produced in Croatian Istria.In relation to the publication of the draft delegated act by the European Commission to approve an exception concernin... More »
2. 3. 2017Brussels, 28 February (STA) - Slovenian producers of the Teran wine presented EU Agriculture Commissioner Phil Hogan with new information about Croatia's allegedly forged documents in the protracted Slovenia-Croatia dispute over the wine, Marjan Colja, the head of the civil initiative for the protection of Teran, told the press in Brussels on TuesdaySource: STA Slovenia and Croatia have been at loggerheads ... More »
24. 2. 2017The Ministry of Agriculture, Forestry and Food of the Republic of Slovenia is kindly inviting on the promotional event »Teran Wine – the Tale of Karst, a Story of the Future« concerning the Value of Protected Designations of Origin in the Wine sector with special attention on Teran – the protected Slovene wine. The event will take place Tuesday, February 28, 2017 at 6 p.m. at the Permanent Representation of the Republic of Sloveni... More »
1st meeting of the Liason Group
The Liaison Group of the Executive Coordinating Body of the Coordination Mechanism for Cooperation in Forestry between China and CEE Countries met for the first time on Friday 16th of February 2017 in Ljubljana, Slovenia to discuss the priorities and modalities of the future work of the 16+1 Forestry initiative. More info...
World Bee Day Initiative
In recent years, at the international level and due to its international activities related to bees and beekeeping, Slovenia has been identified as a country where this field has a special place and receives special care. The Slovenian Government has decided to further upgrade these activities and, on the initiative of Slovenian Beekeepers’ Association, submit a proposal for the proclamation of World Bee Day within the framework of the United Nations.