SustainabilityChanges in agriculture could cut emissions by up to 50%
AUSTRIA, Lxenburg. IIASA-led research has found that changing agricultural practices and a shift in diet away from meat and dairy products could reduce the sector’s emissions by up to 50% by 2050 compared to a situation without mitigation efforts.
Climate ChangeNew technologies in the fight against the drought
GERMANY, Berlin. The challenges with drought are to be discussed at an expert panel at the International Green Week 2019 in Berlin.
TariffAgriculture must be part of US-EU trade deal
USA, Washington. An ad hoc coalition of more than 50 food and agriculture organizations is insisting that any trade deal between the United States and the European Union include agriculture.
MerckAntelliq Group acquired
USA, Madison, NJ. The companies have signed a definitive agreement under which Merck will acquire Antelliq from funds advised by BC Partners.
CarrefourPoultry tracking blockchain program
FRANCE, Boulogne-Billancourt. The European retailer is bringing blockchain technology to its supply chain.
PoliticsNCBA hails congressional approval of 2018 Farm Bill
USA, Washington. National Cattlemen’s Beef (NCBA) Association President Kevin Kester issued a statement regarding US House and Senate passage of the 2018 Farm Bill conference report.
AgreementFactories guilty of trim offences
IRELAND, Dublin. The Minister for Agriculture agreed to publish the factories guilty of trim offences after a sit-in of the IFA.
SymriseTaste solutions for alternative proteins
Germany, Holzminden. The company promises taste without compromise for alternative protein sources with focus on taste preferences for meat-free enjoyment.
CooperationHarke Pharma and Hulshof Protein Technologies join forces
GERMANY, Muelheim an der Ruhr. Harke FoodTec is now the exclusive distributer of Hulshof Protein Technologies B.V. in Europe and Turkey.