Doble impacto del veto ruso: Acuerdo en la UE para que Ucrania exporte sin aranceles cereales, miel o tomate

Los embajadores de los Estados miembros ante la Unión Europea (UE) han apoyado el acuerdo alcanzado entre la presidencia del Consejo de la UE y el Parlamento Europeo relativo a las medidas temporales para favorecer la entrada de las importaciones ucranianas en el territorio comunitario sin pagar aranceles y afecta especialmente a productos agrícolas, lo que provocará […]


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CBOT wheat prices increased by 2% last week

During the reporting week (June 16-23), CBOT wheat futures increased 1.68%, but not as significantly as over the previous week. Monthly growth has already reached 8.01%, reports UkrAgroConsult. Last week the new-crop US and French wheat spot prices strengthened by USD 5-7/MT. Weather factor, such as precipitation shortage in Western Europe, kept supporting wheat prices in […]


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La UE acuerda las nuevas normas del reglamento de agricultura ecológica, que entrarán en vigor en 2020

La Unión Europea (UE) ha dado finalmente luz verde a las nuevas normas para la agricultura ecológica comunitaria, el texto preliminar acordado entre Parlamento, Comisión y Consejo europeos que servirá de base del nuevo reglamento eco, cuya entrada en vigor se prevé el 1 de julio de 2020. El negociador del Parlamento Europeo, Martin Häusling, […]


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Profitability challenge facing Irish tillage farmers key focus of Teagasc open day

The profitability challenge facing Irish tillage farmers was at the centre of all discussions and demonstrations at Teagasc’s Crops and Cultivation 2017 open day. The event is taking place today, June 28, at Teagasc’s Crops Science Research Centre at Oak Park in Co. Carlow; it is set to run until 6:00pm. Profitable tillage production in Ireland is dependent on […]


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Measuring Farm Sustainability

As consumers and food companies seek more information about the way food is produced, dairy farmers have access to a number of programs that can help them quantify on-farm sustainability practices. It’s important to track this information because it can help dairy operators continuously improve animal health and welfare, environmental stewardship and more, says Ryan […]


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