Policy matters


Organic farming goes in circles  
A Slovakian eco-entrepreneur wants to promote outside his home country a system for the mechanical cultivation of agricultural soils that can work entirely without oil as an energy input. Soil cultivation is generally done using heavy machinery such as tractors. While these have greatly...
Slovakia evaluates updated national ETAP roadmap
The Slovak government has carried out an evaluation of the country’s ‘Updated Roadmap for the Implementation of the Environmental Technologies Action Plan (ETAP)’. The approved roadmap, adopted in January 2008, sets out eleven specific activities to provide stronger support for the research,...