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Wednesday, September 17, 2014
Pig Industry News from European Union Commission Reviews Control Measures against African Swine Fever
EU - The European Commission has updated its regionalised control measures to combat the spread of African swine fever (ASF)....
Tuesday, September 16, 2014
Pig Industry News from European Union Commission Further Reviews Measures to Combat African Swine Fever
EU - An update of EU control measures to combat the spread of African Swine Fever (ASF) was endorsed by Member State experts on 12 September. These regionalism restrictions, affecting, to differing degrees,...
Pig Industry News from European Union EU Pig Prices: High Pressure on Supply Side
EU - High pressure is exerted on the European slaughter pig market this current week. The prices are going down on a wide front. ...
Monday, September 15, 2014
Pig Industry News from European Union New EU Commissioner Told to Simplify Common Agricultural Policy
EU - Simplification of the direct payments in the Common Agricultural Policy and greening are two of the issues that have been put top of the list of priorities for the European Commissioner for agriculture...
Friday, September 12, 2014
Pig Industry News from European Union New EU Laws on Veterinary Medicines Planned
EU - New proposals have been put forward that will make veterinary medicines more available in the EU to treat and prevent diseases in animals....
Tuesday, September 09, 2014
Pig Industry News from European Union EU Pig Price: Situation Unchanged
EU - This week, the situation hasn’t changed much on the slaughter pig market....
Friday, September 05, 2014
Pig Industry News from European Union Proposal to Help EU Agriculture Hit by Russian Import Ban
EU - To help support agriculture and fishing businesses affected by Russia's food import ban, the European Commission (EC) is now monitoring carefully the market prices for affected products in each member...
Wednesday, September 03, 2014
Pig Industry News from European Union Is Europe’s Pig Sector Heading for Economic Catastrophe?
EU - The French meat processing sector has launched a fierce attack against the European Commission for doing nothing to support the pig sector during the present ban on exports to Russia....
Pig Industry News from European Union EU Animal Feed Body to Work Closer with Romania, Bulgaria
EU - The European Feed Manufacturers Federation (FEFAC) is strengthening cooperation with the feed manufacturing associations in Romania and Bulgaria...
Tuesday, September 02, 2014
Pig Industry News from European Union EU Pig Prices: Little Price Movement - Steady Prospects
EU - This week, the European pig slaughter market appears to be inconsistent with only a small price fluctuation....
Monday, September 01, 2014
Pig Industry News from European Union Strong Improvement in Operating Results for ForFarmers
EU - Feed company, ForFarmers, reports strong improvement in operating result in the first half of 2014 and earnings per share up by 21 per cent. ...
Friday, August 29, 2014
Pig Industry News from European Union Spain and Portugal Hog Markets
SPAIN and PORTUGAL - It has not been a surprise that hog prices went down in August, writes Mercedes Vega of Genesus, who covers Spain, Italy and Portugal. The good news is that this decline is still less...
Wednesday, August 27, 2014
Pig Industry News from European Union Farmers Issue Support Plea after Russian Ban
EU – European farmers have called for extra support from the Common Agricultural Policy in response to Russia’s import ban....
Pig Industry News from European Union EU Pig Prices: Situation Well Balanced and a Positive Mood
EU - Apart from a slight weakening in some countries, the European pigs slaughter market appears well balanced this week. Still in the lead is the German quotation with its unchanged price which provides...
Wednesday, August 20, 2014
Pig Industry News from European Union EU Pig Prices: Only Little Market Movement
EU - Even this week, the pig slaughter prices are making no headway. Reports are coming in from almost every European country on well-balanced markets closing ranks with the unchanged German price....
Tuesday, August 19, 2014
Pig Industry News from European Union Copa Cogeca Welcomes EU Commission Move to Support EU Agriculture Sector
EUROPE - Copa-Cogeca has welcomed the move by European Agriculture Commissioner Ciolos to help support the EU farm sector in response to the crisis hitting the sector as a result of the Russian ban on...
Monday, August 11, 2014
Pig Industry News from European Union Common Agricultural Policy Should Protect Farmers from Russian Ban
EU - Following the announcement of Russia's ban on agriculture exports from the EU, the EU Commissioner for Agriculture and Rural Development Dacian Ciolos has stated that the Common Agricultural Policy...
Friday, August 08, 2014
Pig Industry News from European Union New Consumer App Promises to Cut Food Waste
EU - A new app called Foodloop aims to help consumers buy good food at the best price and also to reduce food waste....
Wednesday, August 06, 2014
Pig Industry News from European Union EU Pig Prices: Little Price Movement This Week for Slaughter Pigs
EU - The quotation in Germany had submitted an unchanged price and all the neighbouring countries quotes mainly the past week´s price. With except of Belgium, where a mark-up of one cent could be enforced....
Pig Industry News from European Union Poland, Baltics Agree Measures to Combat ASF
EU - Officials from the Baltic states and Poland have agreed on measures to combat the spread of the deadly African Swine Fever (ASF)....
Friday, August 01, 2014
Pig Industry News from European Union Human Salmonella Reduced by Almost One-Half
EU - Salmonella is a bacterium causing salmonellosis in humans. Salmonella was until 2005 the most common food-borne disease in the European Union (EU) with almost 200,000 reported human cases that year....
Wednesday, July 30, 2014
Pig Industry News from European Union EU Pig Prices: Limited Quantities of Live Pigs on Offer
EU - This week, the European pigs slaughter market proves to be inconsistent. Everything like falling via unchanged to increasing prices is part of it. ...
Wednesday, July 23, 2014
Pig Industry News from European Union EU Pig Price Decline Brought to a Halt
EU - The European pig slaughter market is still rattled this week. It has been for the third time in a row that Germany took numerous quotations down with it such as the Dutch, Belgian and Austrian ones....
Friday, July 18, 2014
Pig Industry News from European Union Call for Stronger Action to Combat Unfair Practices
EU - European agriculture sector organisation Copa-Cogeca has welcomed the fact that the European Commission has recognised that abusive and unfair practices are present in the food chain....
Thursday, July 17, 2014
Pig Industry News from European Union EU Pig Price Quotations Going Down
EU - This week, pressure is being exerted on the European slaughter pig market by the meat processing industry. As a result, a large part of the quotations have gone down....
Tuesday, July 15, 2014
Pig Industry News from European Union EU Set to Tighten up Organic Farming Regulation
EU - At the 3328th Agriculture and Fisheries Council meeting on 14 July, participants discussed the strengthening of the regulatory framework for organic farming, the future of the milk sector and future...
Pig Industry News from European Union Vion Food Restructures
EU - As part of a new strategy, Vion Food Group is to focus on cost reduction and investment in its operating sites....
Monday, July 14, 2014
Pig Industry News from European Union New PED Restrictions on Live Pig Imports to EU
EU - While stopping short of a ban, new rules have been drawn up in Brussels for the European Union regarding the import of live pigs from countries with porcine epidemic diarrhoea (PED)....
Pig Industry News from European Union European Pig Meat Output Recovers after Sow Stalls Ban
EU - Pig meat production has started to pick up slowly after two years of tight supplies....
Friday, July 11, 2014
Pig Industry News from European Union Organic Farming on EU Agriculture Committee Agenda
EU - Among the topics on the agenda for discussion by the EU Agriculture and Fisheries Committee at a meeting in Brussels on 14 July will be a policy debate on organic farming....
 
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