Hydroponics – Organic or not?

Hydroponics is a type of agriculture which involves growing plants, typically crops, without soil. Plants are grown in mineral nutrient solutions and an inert media (like perlite, gravel, mineral wool, and others) may be used to provide support, to which mineral solutions are added. The fact that is it a soil-less type of agriculture causes … Continue reading Hydroponics – Organic or not?

Brexit recap for food business operators

The Brexit transition period has officially come to an end at 23.00 GMT, 31 December 2020, marking the completion of the intricate process begun with the historical referendum of 2016. Forty-eight years after it joined the EU, the United Kingdom is no longer a Member state of the European Union and is no longer subject … Continue reading Brexit recap for food business operators