Thursday February 22, 2018 5:26AM ET
Economic Affairs Minister Johann Schneider-Ammann wants to speed up a free trade agreement between Switzerland and the Latin American countries of Mercosur, but there is concern in the agricultural sector.
Thursday February 22, 2018 4:26AM ET
EUR 8,720,490 will be available to farmers in 2018 under the state budget program State Support for Agriculture and Rural Development, the government of Latvia decided on February 20th, cites LETA.
Thursday February 22, 2018 3:43AM ET
Russian agricultural watchdog Rosselkhoznadzor may ban supplies of certain types of dairy products from Belarus to Russia, the regulator said in a statement.
Thursday February 22, 2018 2:58AM ET
The UK’s food and farming industry generates over £110 billion a year and employs one in eight people in the UK.
Wednesday February 21, 2018 8:33AM ET
India has allocated INR 100 billion ($1.55 billion) to support its fisheries and aquaculture sector in its 2018-19 fiscal year budget.
Wednesday February 21, 2018 8:13AM ET
According to a study by a French environmental organization that cites official figures, traces of pesticides have been detected in a large proportion of non-organic fruits and vegetables sold across the country, in some cases exceeding legal safety limits.
Wednesday February 21, 2018 7:26AM ET
A six-figure European Marine Fisheries Fund (EMFF) grant will aid research into the sustainability of six UK fisheries as part of Project UK Fisheries Improvements (PUFKI).
Wednesday February 21, 2018 7:20AM ET
Saudi Arabia’s Ministry of Environment, Water and Agriculture has temporarily banned imports of live birds, hatching eggs and chicks from Afghanistan after a highly contagious bird flu virus was reported in the country.
Wednesday February 21, 2018 6:33AM ET
New research has found Scottish salmon farming by-product value output could be improved by 803% (£23.7m), adding 5.5% value to the industry.
Wednesday February 21, 2018 5:54AM ET
Exports of cheese from the UK grew by 7% in 2017 in terms of volumes, amounting to almost 12,000 tonnes of additional exports than a year earlier, AHDB said.
Wednesday February 21, 2018 4:49AM ET
A comprehensive review of farm inspections to remove bureaucratic burdens placed on farmers has been announced by Environment Secretary Michael Gove.
Tuesday February 20, 2018 3:31PM ET
The United States Cattlemen’s Association (USCA) submitted a petition for rulemaking to the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s (USDA) Food Safety and Inspection Service (FSIS).