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Pig farming Tweet from Brussels outrages the VDF
GERMANY, Frankfurt. The German Meat Association (VDF) sees the contribution as a call to reduce intensive pig farming.
FAOMeat index gives way
ITALY, Rome. World market prices for key agricultural products rose in January for the fourth consecutive month, reaching their highest level since December 2014.
BiofachOrganic in Europe continues to grow
GERMANY, Nuremberg. The organic market in Europe continues to grow; in 2018 it will increase by almost 8% to € 40.7 bn.
Meat productionDutch beef output declines
THE NETHERLANDS, Amsterdam. The production was down 9% on the year because of lower production from adult cattle, especially dairy cows.
European UnionSalmonella the most common cause of foodborne outbreaks
ITALY, Parma. Salmonellosis was the second most commonly reported gastrointestinal infection in humans in the EU, after campylobacteriosis.
Meat-TechFair showcases transparency, supply chain and the future
ITALY, Rho. Versatile new production and packaging solutions, ingredients and materials will drive the development of the entire sector.
Animal welfareEFSA studied different rabbit housing systems
ITALY, Parma. The welfare of adult rabbits kept in conventional cage systems is worse than that of those housed in other systems used in the EU, the body has concluded.
FAOPoultry on the rise
ITALY, Rome. Changing diets will lead the growing population in developing countries to demand more poultry meat in the next decade.
Linus Eco Epta buys Polish cooling specialist
MILAN, Italy Refrigeration specialist Epta buys another Eastern European company.
Animal WelfareEFSA sees need for improvement in poultry slaughtering
ITALY, Parma. The organization identified hazards and proposed measures for poultry welfare at slaughter.
Cleanzone 2019Innovations for high-tech industries
GERMANY, Frankfurt am Main. The fair showcased innovations for controlling contamination hazards in high-tech production.
AgroscopeBérard strengthens research division
SWITZERLAND, Bern. Professional career in agricultural sciences in Italy and Switzerland.
ExpansionVeronesi expands to Russia
ITALY, Verona. The group is about to set up an integrated white meat chain.
ASFSurveillance, communication, collaboration
ITALY, Parma. The key to controlling ASF is early detection of the disease.
GrowthVion invests in a dedicated plant-based site
THE NETHERLANDS, Leeuwarden. Next to the company’s home markets, other parts of Europe like the UK, Italy and France are also growing markets for meat alternatives.
Rettenmaier - SilvateamJoining forces
GERMANY, Rosenberg / ITALY, Rende. The agreement provides for the entry of the German Rettenmaier group into the capital of the Italian Silvateam Food Ingredients.
Animal WelfareNew EU welfare resource
BELGIUM, Brussels. The European Commission will launch a reference centre for the welfare of farmed poultry in 2020.
Phw GroupDistribution rights for Mondarella acquired
ITALY, Valledoria / GERMANY, Rechterfeld. The group cooperates with the Italian start-up Aixa Trade, which has launched the first vegan, milk-free almond-based “mozzarella”.
PreventionResearch gap analysis on African swine fever
ITALY, Parma. The study about knowledge gaps in prevention and control of ASF was conducted by EFSA and various researchers.