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Nine arrested over 11 separate forest fires in six different provinces in Spain

Police data has revealed that over the last 15 years almost all forest fires in Spain are in some way sparked by human activity

Andalucia bird sanctuary under threat from drought and wild boars

FOWL PLAY: Greater flamingos in Coto Donana National Park, which is threatened by droughtTHOUSANDS of waterfowl are...

BEAST FROM THE EAST: Andalucia’s Christmas chestnut crops DESTROYED by wasp from China

HAVOC: A chestnut plant destroyed by Chinese waspsSWEET chestnut harvests in Andalucia have been decimated by insects...

OLIVE WATCHERS: Spain’s Civil Guard to make surprise visits to olive oil factories after weigh-in controversies

It will serve to dispel doubts that have always existed on the part of farmers who are going to weigh their fruit after a hard day of harvesting

HALLOWEEN: Spain is Europe’s leading pumpkin producer with 115,000 tonnes a year

Pumpkin sales spike around Halloween, where they are used for carving, a practice first thought to have been done by the Maori 700 years ago

Number of jobless in Spain rises to 3.47 million, new figures reveal

This means 7,255 people no longer have a job, bringing the total to 3.47 million people out of work.

Iceberg lettuce sees price drop in Spain after recent weather conditions

Recent overproduction due to increased farmland and recent weather conditions means some companies are selling boxes of the popular salad ingredient for €2 less.

Experts warn of potential water restrictions in Andalucia following low reservoir water levels

Reservoirs in Andalucia and other Spanish regions are at unusually low levels, despite the wet start to the year. Experts worry about the effects this may have on Spanish agriculture.

Green gold: Discovering the origins of avocados

The Costa Tropical gets 90% of its 'green gold' from Andalucia, and Spanish explorers were the first Europeans to try it

Humid not hot!

If the mosquitoes haven't gotten to you this summer, then the heat will have

Plans to be unveiled to keep Andalucia at the head of agricultural development

The plans to keep Andalucia at the head agricultural development are to be unveiled by the region’s committee for organic production

Spain may back agriculture projects in disaster-stricken Philippines

The nation is hoping to support agricultural projects in areas of conflict

Spanish fig farmers fear the worst after chemical banned

Environment ministers have refused to approve the use of hydrogen cinnamid, which aids production

‘We will defend the waters’, says Spanish agriculture minister

Miguel Arias Canete said the government would continue to support the rights of fishermen in La Linea and Algeciras

Spanish plague killing fruit trees

Fruit fly spreading throughout Spain could cause ‘a major agricultural epidemic’

Spain to ban battery hens

Farmers will have to switch to so-called ‘enriched’ cages or a free range system by January 2012

Spanish cucumbers are not to blame for the E.coli outbreak

Spain is now seeking compensation
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