Ajax loader
By using our website, you agree to our use of cookies as described in Cookie Policy.

Can't find what you're looking for?

 

Be sure to Sign in to see all available content.

 

If you don't have an account, Register here.

Spotlight

RTS255AL
Greece's saffron trade blooms in wilted economy
Saffron - the spice so expensive it's called "red gold" - has brought jobs and money to a region better known for coal mines and unemployment. A year ago, its producers began exporting to the United States. Now they're looking to China.
GREECE-SAFFRON/
RTS2533F
November 08, 2018
Evangelia Patsioura pauses as she harvests saffron flowers at her family's field in the town of Krokos,...
KROKOS, Greece
Evangelia Patsioura pauses as she harvests saffron flowers at her family's field in the town of Krokos...
Evangelia Patsioura pauses as she harvests saffron flowers at her family's field in the town of Krokos, Greece, October 27, 2018. Picture taken October 27, 2018. REUTERS/Alkis Konstantinidis
GREECE-SAFFRON/
RTS2533K
November 08, 2018
A bee is seen on saffron flowers in a field in the town of Krokos, Greece, October 27, 2018. Picture...
KROKOS, Greece
A bee is seen on saffron flowers in a field in the town of Krokos
A bee is seen on saffron flowers in a field in the town of Krokos, Greece, October 27, 2018. Picture taken October 27, 2018. REUTERS/Alkis Konstantinidis
GREECE-SAFFRON/
RTS2533O
November 08, 2018
The sun rises over a field of saffron flowers in the town of Krokos, Greece, October 27, 2018. Picture...
KROKOS, Greece
The sun rises over a field of saffron flowers in the town of Krokos
The sun rises over a field of saffron flowers in the town of Krokos, Greece, October 27, 2018. Picture taken October 27, 2018. REUTERS/Alkis Konstantinidis
GREECE-SAFFRON/
RTS2533G
November 08, 2018
Locals harvest saffron flowers in a field in the town of Krokos, Greece, October 27, 2018. Picture taken...
KROKOS, Greece
Locals harvest saffron flowers in a field in the town of Krokos
Locals harvest saffron flowers in a field in the town of Krokos, Greece, October 27, 2018. Picture taken October 27, 2018. REUTERS/Alkis Konstantinidis
GREECE-SAFFRON/
RTS2533Q
November 08, 2018
A saffron flower is seen on a field in the town of Krokos, Greece, October 26, 2018. Picture taken October...
KROKOS, Greece
A saffron flower is seen on a field in the town of Krokos
A saffron flower is seen on a field in the town of Krokos, Greece, October 26, 2018. Picture taken October 26, 2018. REUTERS/Alkis Konstantinidis
GREECE-SAFFRON/
RTS2533N
November 08, 2018
(R to L) Nikolas Patsiouras, Maria and Evangelia Patsioura fill a basket with saffron flowers at their...
KROKOS, Greece
Children fill a basket with saffron flowers at their family's field in the town of Krokos
(R to L) Nikolas Patsiouras, Maria and Evangelia Patsioura fill a basket with saffron flowers at their family's field in the town of Krokos, Greece, October 26, 2018. Picture taken October 26, 2018. REUTERS/Alkis Konstantinidis
GREECE-SAFFRON/
RTS2533B
November 08, 2018
A woman pauses as she harvests saffron flowers at her family's field in the town of Krokos, Greece, October...
KROKOS, Greece
A woman pauses as she harvests saffron flowers at her family's field in the town of Krokos
A woman pauses as she harvests saffron flowers at her family's field in the town of Krokos, Greece, October 27, 2018. Picture taken October 27, 2018. REUTERS/Alkis Konstantinidis
GREECE-SAFFRON/
RTS2533A
November 08, 2018
Members of the Patsiouras family harvest saffron flowers at their field in the town of Krokos, Greece,...
KROKOS, Greece
Members of the Patsiouras family harvest saffron flowers at their field in the town of Krokos
Members of the Patsiouras family harvest saffron flowers at their field in the town of Krokos, Greece, October 27, 2018. Picture taken October 27, 2018. REUTERS/Alkis Konstantinidis
GREECE-SAFFRON/
RTS25339
November 08, 2018
A worker harvests saffron flowers in a field in the town of Krokos, Greece, October 27, 2018. Picture...
KROKOS, Greece
A worker harvests saffron flowers in a field in the town of Krokos
A worker harvests saffron flowers in a field in the town of Krokos, Greece, October 27, 2018. Picture taken October 27, 2018. REUTERS/Alkis Konstantinidis
GREECE-SAFFRON/
RTS25335
November 08, 2018
Zisis Kyrou harvests saffron flowers in his field in the town of Krokos, Greece, October 27, 2018. Picture...
KROKOS, Greece
Zisis Kyrou harvests saffron flowers in his field in the town of Krokos
Zisis Kyrou harvests saffron flowers in his field in the town of Krokos, Greece, October 27, 2018. Picture taken October 27, 2018. REUTERS/Alkis Konstantinidis
GREECE-SAFFRON/
RTS25341
November 08, 2018
Workers prepare one-gram packets of dried saffron stigmas at the Cooperative of Saffron premises in the...
KROKOS, Greece
Workers prepare one-gram packets of dried saffron stigmas at the Cooperative of Saffron premises in the...
Workers prepare one-gram packets of dried saffron stigmas at the Cooperative of Saffron premises in the town of Krokos, Greece, October 26, 2018. Picture taken October 26, 2018. REUTERS/Alkis Konstantinidis
GREECE-SAFFRON/
RTS25340
November 08, 2018
A worker weighs one gram of dried saffron stigmas at the Cooperative of Saffron premises in the town...
KROKOS, Greece
A worker weighs one gram of dried saffron stigmas at the Cooperative of Saffron premises in the town...
A worker weighs one gram of dried saffron stigmas at the Cooperative of Saffron premises in the town of Krokos, Greece, October 26, 2018. Picture taken October 26, 2018. REUTERS/Alkis Konstantinidis
GREECE-SAFFRON/
RTS2533Y
November 08, 2018
Packets of dried saffron are seen at the Cooperative of Saffron premises in the town of Krokos, Greece,...
KROKOS, Greece
Packets of dried saffron are seen at the Cooperative of Saffron premises in the town of Krokos
Packets of dried saffron are seen at the Cooperative of Saffron premises in the town of Krokos, Greece, October 26, 2018. Picture taken October 26, 2018. REUTERS/Alkis Konstantinidis
GREECE-SAFFRON/
RTS2533X
November 08, 2018
A worker holds dried saffron stigmas at the Cooperative of Saffron premises in the town of Krokos, Greece,...
KROKOS, Greece
A worker holds dried saffron stigmas at the Cooperative of Saffron premises in the town of Krokos
A worker holds dried saffron stigmas at the Cooperative of Saffron premises in the town of Krokos, Greece, October 26, 2018. Picture taken October 26, 2018. REUTERS/Alkis Konstantinidis
GREECE-SAFFRON/
RTS2533V
November 08, 2018
Locals harvest saffron flowers in a field in the town of Krokos, Greece, October 26, 2018. Picture taken...
KROKOS, Greece
Locals harvest saffron flowers in a field in the town of Krokos
Locals harvest saffron flowers in a field in the town of Krokos, Greece, October 26, 2018. Picture taken October 26, 2018. REUTERS/Alkis Konstantinidis
GREECE-SAFFRON/
RTS2533T
November 08, 2018
A worker weighs one gram of dried saffron stigmas at the Cooperative of Saffron premises in the town...
KROKOS, Greece
A worker weighs one gram of dried saffron stigmas at the Cooperative of Saffron premises in the town...
A worker weighs one gram of dried saffron stigmas at the Cooperative of Saffron premises in the town of Krokos, Greece, October 26, 2018. Picture taken October 26, 2018. REUTERS/Alkis Konstantinidis
GREECE-SAFFRON/
RTS2533S
November 08, 2018
President of the Cooperative of Saffron Nikos Patsiouras prepares to dry saffron stigmas in the town...
KROKOS, Greece
President of the Cooperative of Saffron Nikos Patsiouras prepares to dry saffron stigmas in the town...
President of the Cooperative of Saffron Nikos Patsiouras prepares to dry saffron stigmas in the town of Krokos, Greece, October 26, 2018. Picture taken October 26, 2018. REUTERS/Alkis Konstantinidis
GREECE-SAFFRON/
RTS2533R
November 08, 2018
Members of the Patsiouras family check saffron flowers for stigmas at their house in the town of Krokos,...
KROKOS, Greece
Members of the Patsiouras family check saffron flowers for stigmas at their house in the town of Krokos...
Members of the Patsiouras family check saffron flowers for stigmas at their house in the town of Krokos, Greece, October 26, 2018. Picture taken October 26, 2018. REUTERS/Alkis Konstantinidis
Display
Items per page
Page
of 1