Monday, November 24, 2014
November 24, 2014
fleischwirtschaft.com –GERMANY, Berlin. Christian Schmidt, the Federal Minister of Food and Agriculture (BMEL), is endeavouring to conclude a free trade agreement with the U.S.A. that will open up export opportunities without eroding the level of consumer protection that exists in Germany.
November 21, 2014
fleischwirtschaft.com – UNITED KINGDOM, London. Ukraine has banned imports of all live birds and bird products from Britain, the Netherlands and Germany due to bird flu cases in those countries, its veterinary inspectorate said on Wednesday.
November 20, 2014
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fleischwirtschaft.com –AUSTRALIA, Townsville. Scientists in Queensland have used historic media to measure the decline in Queensland’s pink snapper fishery, highlighting a drop of almost 90% in catch rates since the 19th Century.
November 19, 2014
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fleischwirtschaft.com – BELGIUM, Brussels. Antibiotic resistance has increased in the past years to the point that now constitutes a serious risk to public health. The lack of effectiveness of existing antibiotics combined with the lack of new antibiotic treatments raises serious concerns and demands a joint response.
November 18, 2014
fleischwirtschaft.com – AUSTRALIA, Canberra. The Australian red meat and livestock sectors will benefit by $11 bn from the elimination of tariffs negotiated under the China-Australia Free Trade Agreement (ChAFTA) announced by Australian Prime Minister Tony Abbott following his meeting with Chinese President Xi Jinping in Canberra on 17 November.