Giant Greenhouse Built in Reykjavík

greenhouse_psThe construction of a 3,000-square-meter greenhouse for lettuce and spinach, run by the company Lambhagi, was recently completed in Úlfarsárdalur in Reykjavík. Construction began around two years ago and 1,500-square-meters of the greenhouse were put into use about a year ago.

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Reykjavík Mayor Has Balls

sheep_02_psReykjavík Mayor Jón Gnarr has accepted a challenge from the founder of the World Testicle Cooking Championship, Ljubomir Erovic, to take part in the tenth annual competition in Serbia on August 31.

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Island erwirbt historisches Land

beach_near_teigarhorn_psDer isländische Staat hat in der vergangenen Woche das historische Besiedlungsland Teigarhorn im ostisländischen Berufjörður für etwa 500 Mio. ISK (288.000 EUR) erworben. In Teigarhorn finden sich wertvolle natürliche und kulturelle Relikte, zudem ist die Gemarkung einer der weltweit besten Plätze für Zeoliten.

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