In October, growing prices were registered for potatoes, peppers, tomatoes and carrots in the Czech Republic, as revealed by data supplied by the Czech Statistical Office (CSO). According to the Chairman of the Vegetable Union of Bohemia and Moravia, Jaroslav Zeman, the price of vegetables will likely not fall again until the next harvest.Continue Reading

Czech apple prices have dropped by 20 to 30%, mainly due to the Russian ban on imports and to this year’s bumper harvest. Growers fear they risk falling short in funds for investment and operations, as stated by the president of the Fruit Union of the Czech Republic, Martin Ludvík.Continue Reading