Alle Nachrichten und Hintergründe
Alle Nachrichten und Hintergründe
Consumption habitsSnacks are more than just enjoyment
GERMANY, Frankfurt. Study provides insights on changing consumer behavior in times of pandemic. Focus on more balanced products and ingredients intensifies.
Fleischatlas 2021More tofu demanded
GERMANY, Berlin. The hunger for meat is growing worldwide. This is shown by the current meat atlas (“Fleischatlas 2021”) of the German Heinrich Böll Foundation. There are calls for EU borders to be protected against cheap imports.
GrowthVion expands its position in Belgium
THE NETHERLANDS, Boxtel. The company intends to acquire beef producer Adriaens in Zottegem (Belgium) after a period of intensive cooperation.
Animal welfareGermany sets an example
GERMANY, Berlin. Federal Agriculture Minister Julia Klöckner has pointed to the end of anesthetic-free piglet castration in Germany on January 1, 2021.
Consumer spendingJust under 10% for food and drink
GERMANY, Bonn. In Germany, the share of household spending on food in 2019 was below the EU-28 average.
Livestock FarmingGermany’s livestock numbers fall again
GERMANY, Wiesbaden. This year, numerous farms in Germany have once again given up livestock farming.
Animal welfareMandatory labels rejected
BELGIUM, Brussels. Animal rights activists have criticized the efficacy of this proposed label for not going far enough, while calling for mandatory enforcement of this scheme.
ChristmasRoast goose comes from the east
GERMANY, Wiesbaden. For Christmas, most families put a goose from Hungary or Poland in the oven. Goods from Germany have only a small share of the market.
DestatisSlaughtering at a low
GERMANY; Wiesbaden. Less beef was produced in Germany from January to October than in the first ten months of 2019.
African swine feverNegotiations with China underway
GERMANY, Berlin. The Federal Ministry of Agriculture continues to work on easing the burden on the German slaughter pig market by achieving a reopening of key foreign markets.
Anuga FoodTecPostponed until April 2022
GERMANY, Köln. No Koelnmesse events will be held in Cologne in spring 2021.
Livekindly CollectiveLikeMeat erweitert Geschäftsführung
DÜSSELDORF Der Hersteller von Pflanzenfleisch erweitert mit Anja Grunefeld und Julia Feikens die Unternehmensleitung und interne Vertriebsstruktur.
EU slaughter cattle marketsQuotations increase
BELGIUM, Brussels. Slaughter cattle prices in the European Union have recently risen.
Consumer pricesLess gets through to farmers
GERMANY, Bonn. An ever smaller part of what consumers in Germany pay for food arrives at the farms.
Bird fluEFSA warns of rapid spread
ITALY, Parma. Scientists fear that the disease will quickly spread to countries that have not been affected so far.
PolandASF continues to spread
POLAND, Warsaw. In Poland, the situation has further deteriorated this year - pig farmers are calling for more support to cope with the crisis.
Trade with porkExports 2020 on record course
USA, Washington. The European Union and the United States recorded new record levels of foreign sales of pork in the first three quarters.
TradeEU pig meat supplies expand in Spain
UNITED KINGDOM, London. Meanwhile, production in Germany declined by 4%; in volume terms this was the largest drop amongst member states, equating to a decline of 17,000 t on the year.
Green WeekTrade Fair takes place in digital form
GERMANY, Berlin. Under the slogan Rooting for Tomorrow with the international Green week in the coming year everything turns around the current topics in the land and food economy as well as in the horticulture.