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WTO decision denied
RUSSIA, Moscow. Russia appeals against WTO adjudication on European pork supplies ban.
Management recommended by EFSA to contain ASF
ITALY, Parma. European Commission requests for assessing the recent outbreak in Eastern Europe.
EFSA recommends combined containment measures
ITALY, Parma. Neither vaccines nor cures against AFS are currently available.
80th anniversary Green Week exhibition in 26 halls
GERMANY, Berlin The International Green Week Berlin will be celebrating an anniversary when the world's largest trade fair for agriculture, the food industry and horticulture opens its doors on the Berlin Exhibition Grounds for the 80th time.
International Green Week at a glance
GERMANY, Berlin Established in 1926, International Green Week is taking place for the 80th time in 2015 in Berlin, Germany.
EU: Control measures for ASF reviewed
BELGIUM, Brussels An update of EU control measures to combat the spread of African Swine Fever (ASF) was endorsed by Member State experts last week.
EU horsemeat testing shows improvement
BELGIUM, Brussels The second round of pan-European horse meat DNA tests has shown an improvement from 2013, but still saw products testing positive in seven countries.
Meat ingredients origin labelling causes diverging views
BELGIUM, Brussels There are still diverging views among the member states as regards the scenarios assessed by n report on the feasibility of extending mandatory origin labelling for all meat used as an ingredient, which was published in December last year.
EU updates control measures on African swine fever
BELGIUM, Brussels EU Member States experts meeting at the Standing Committee on the Food Chain and Animal Health endorsed revised control measures following the confirmation of African swine fever (ASF) cases in wild boar in Lithuania and Poland.
EC supports the fight against ASF in the Baltic States
BELGIUM, Brussels Poland, Lithuania, Latvia and Estonia will collectively receive € 2.5 mill. from the European Commission to prevent the spread of African Swine Fever (ASF) from Russia and Belarus.
EU inflation heats up
AUSTRALIA Rising food and commodity prices have been a hot topic among the European Union’s governing bodies.