Europe

Prospects for UK mozzarella cheese production could be dampened

Prospects for UK mozzarella cheese production could be dampened

According to AHDB Dairy, mozzarella cheese manufacturers could come under pressure in the event of a ‘No-Deal’ Brexit. In such...

April 23, 2019

Over 27,000 birds destroyed due to bird flu outbreaks in Europe

Over 27,000 birds destroyed due to bird flu outbreaks in Europe

Over 27,000 birds have died or have been destroyed in EU Member States due to several cases of highly pathogenic...

November 6, 2016

Europe leads the world in dairy processing investments

Europe leads the world in dairy processing investments

Europe has led the world in investment in the dairy processing industry over the past three years. Since 2012 €4.4...

April 12, 2016

‘Heifer care often overlooked in digital dermatitis management’

‘Heifer care often overlooked in digital dermatitis management’

Heifer care is often overlooked when it comes to digital dermatitis management, experts say. Digital dermatitis often leads to lameness,...

July 11, 2015

50% of EU vets focus on pets and just 18% of focus on farm animals

50% of EU vets focus on pets and just 18% of focus on farm animals

There are 780m farm animals and 157m pets in Europe, yet 48% of European vets focus on companion animals, according...

June 25, 2015

‘Favourable crop conditions in Ireland; EU crops above average’

‘Favourable crop conditions in Ireland; EU crops above average’

The weather conditions in Ireland continue to be favourable for crop development and in general crop growth conditions throughout Europe...

May 31, 2015

UK experts: ‘If good Irish dairy farmers cannot make a profit who else in Europe can?’

UK experts: ‘If good Irish dairy farmers cannot make a profit who else in Europe can?’

A new report has highlighted the cost efficiency of Irish dairy production compared to that of other European countries. The...

April 27, 2015

EU must not turn its back on biofuels says Copa-Cocega

EU must not turn its back on biofuels says Copa-Cocega

Crop and tillage based biofuels are vital for animal feed, the environment, jobs and fuel, according to Copa-Cocega General Secretary...

January 26, 2015

Why some European dairy farmers want supply control in times of crisis

Why some European dairy farmers want supply control in times of crisis

The European Milk Board and the German Dairy Farmers Association (BDM) are to press in Europe for the introduction of...

January 7, 2015