15. 3. 2016Brussels, 14 March 2016 – Today Minister Židan attended a Council meeting of the EU ministers responsible for agriculture and fisheries. At the Meeting, the Ministers devoted most of their attention to seeking measures to stabilize agricultural markets at the EU level. Prior to the meeting, the Ministers of the V4+3 Group and Austria and France met to exchange and prepare common positions on the proposed measures.At the... More »
14. 3. 2016Brussels, 14 March 2016 – On the initiative of the French Minister for Agriculture, Stephane Le Foll, the Ministers of the V4 Group +3 and Austria and France met in the morning. The purpose of the meeting held prior to the EU Agriculture and Fisheries Council was the exchange and formation of common positions on measures to stabilise agricultural markets at the EU level.Last Thursday, during his recent visit to Slovenia, the French Minister ... More »
12. 3. 2016
At ApiSlovenia Minister Židan and his distinguished guests from abroad signed documents on the World Honeybee Day initiativeCelje, 12 March 2016 – At the Celje Fair, the 39th Days of Apiculture were held entitled “ApiSlovenia 2016” on 12 and 13 March. The event is the largest annual meeting of beekeepers. On the margins of the event on Sunday 12 March, the Ministry of Agriculture, Forestry and Food in co-operation with the Beekeepers Association of Slovenia, organised a round table with interna...
The 3rd Slovenian Rural Parliament
The 3rd Slovenian Rural Parliament will be held in Podčetrtek on 7th and 8th October 2015.
The event is organised by the Ministry of Agriculture, Forestry and Food, the Slovenian Rural Development Society and Slovenian Rural Network with active participation by the Chamber of Agriculture and Forestry of Slovenia and the Cooperative Union of Slovenia.
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, at the initiative of Slovenian Beekeepers’ Association, to submit a proposal for the proclamation of World Bee Day within the framework of the United Nations. Together with the Beekeepers’ Association and other institutions, the Government will strive for the proclamation of this day, which will further contribute to the awareness of the importance of bees and beekeeping. More...