The70th International Congress and Annual Meeting of the Society for Medicinal Plant and Natural Product Research (GA) was held in Thessaloniki, Greece, from 28 to
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The Institute for Environmental Solutions (IES) is an international research and innovation organisation. It brings together experts and specialists from different disciplines to develop solutions for sustainable management of natural resources, using the latest technologies, knowledge and creativity. The main activities of IES are related to Earth observation and remote sensing, sustainable forest and farmland management, wildlife ecology, cultivation and processing of medicinal plants, chemistry of natural substances, waste minimisation and application of bio-economy principles.
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The GrassLIFE project has completed work on the report “The ecosystem services provided by Latvian natural grassland medicinal and aromatic plants”. The report is created
In our previous article on the project “Essential oil distillation waste streams as a potential source of sustainable plant-based repellent products” we looked at the