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16 December 2014
UK Explains New Food Labelling Regulations
UK - On 13th December, the new Food Information to Consumers’ (FIC) regulations will come into force....
12 December 2014
New Food Labelling Rules Come into Force
EU - New EU food labelling rules designed to ensure that consumers receive clearer, more comprehensive and accurate information...
Scotch Beef Named Scotland’s Favourite Food
SCOTLAND, UK - Farmers, butchers and processors throughout Scotland are celebrating the news that Scotch Beef PGI has been...
Weisenhof Returns to GMO-free Feed
GERMANY - The largest German poultry producer, Wiesenhof, has announced that it will turn back to using GM-free animal feed...
11 December 2014
Changes to US M-COOL Expected Before Canada and Mexico Retaliate
US/CANADA/MEXICO - The president of Paragon Economics expects the U.S. Congress to make changes to Mandatory Country of Origin...
10 December 2014
Austrian Health Department Blocks Turkey Welfare Label
AUSTRIA – A comprehensive farm assurance scheme in Austria aimed at saving domestic poultry producers has been knocked...
04 December 2014
Russia Restricts German Poultry Products over Bird Flu
RUSSIA - Russia has placed restrictions on imports of poultry meat and poultry products from Germany because of the recent...
Russia Uncovers Meat Smuggling Channel from EU
RUSSIA - Russian authorities have found a major meat smuggling channel between the EU and states in the Russian Customs Union....
02 December 2014
Discovering What is Best in Eating Meat?
ANALYSIS -The construction of meat – the muscle fibre, the fat, the acidity and the colour – are all important aspects...
IFR Announces Test for Detecting Horse Meat
UK - Scientists at the Institute of Food Research on the Norwich Research Park have teamed up with Oxford Instruments to...
26 November 2014
FRoSTA Fish Products Certified MSC Sustainable
EUROPE - All fish from FRoSTA in Poland, Czech Republic, Hungary and Romania will now come from sustainable and well-managed...
21 November 2014
Demand for Incentive for Quality Assurance Beef Cattle
IRELAND - Irish farmers are calling for a price incentive for animals coming from a Quality Assurance herd....
Seafish Offers Guidance on New Fish Labelling Requirements
EU - From 13 December 2014, the EU will implement new rules on information which must be included on the labelling of unprocessed...
19 November 2014
Organic Mussel Farmers Receive C$53,200 to Help Maintain Certifications
CANADA - Canadian mussel farmers are to continue to promote sustainable and environmentally-responsible aquaculture with...
18 November 2014
Tesco to Use West Country Beef in Finest range
UK - West Country Beef bearing the Protected Geographical Indication (PGI) banner has been selected by Tesco to be used in...
17 November 2014
Market for Seafood Eco-Labels Continues to Grow
GLOBAL - New independent research into seafood buying behaviour around the world shows that consumers are increasingly looking...
14 November 2014
Freshness Beats Traceability in Local Food Buying Habits
UK - Adopting a strategy to emphasise the local provenance of a product does not always enhance appeal among sceptical consumers....
13 November 2014
Get the Best Out of Beef and Lamb This Winter
UK - EBLEX has launched a new ‘Winter’ promotional kit for farm shops and independent butchers to highlight the best...
11 November 2014
MSC Assessment for Northeastern Tropical Pacific Purse Seine Tuna
GLOBAL - The Northeastern Tropical Pacific purse seine yellowfin (Thunnus albacares) and skipjack (Katsuwonus pelamis) tuna...
31 October 2014
EFTA Adopts EU Regulation on Labelling of Foodstuffs
EUROPE - The European Economic Area EFTA States have incorporated the EU regulation on the labelling of foodstuffs into the...
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