Farming News Daily http://www.farmingnewsdaily.co.uk This is the RSS syndication feed for farmingnewsdaily.co.uk. WakeUp® Drink Offsets “Post-Lunch Dip Syndrome” A recent clinical study supports using a new, natural beverage to overcome “Post-lunch Dip Syndrome” (PLD). Backed by research at the Rambam Health Care Campus and the Technion medical faculty in Haifa, Israel, the new “WakeUp® post-lunch waker” daily beverage helps alleviate after-lunch fatigue. The study, published in the Journal of Occupational and Environmental Management, involved 30,000 U.S. workers and showed that, unlike caffeine, WakeUp has a long-lasting effect and is not affiliated with elevated blood pressure or pulse rate. http://www.farmingnewsdaily.co.uk/news/230914/wakeup_drink_offsets_post_lunch_dip_syndrome.aspx newsroom - farmingnewsdaily.co.uk Tue, 23 Sep 2014 00:00:00 GMT New Umami Salt Wins SIAL Innovation Selection Salt of the Earth will launch its award-winning, innovative Umami-Essence Sea Salt at the upcoming SIAL, Paris, 2014 show. The Umami Essence Sea Salt is perfect for enhancing and boosting flavour in homemade recipes, while helping to reduce sodium. The new, natural Umami sea salt won the SIAL Innovation Selection 2014 and is nominated for the Grand Prix SIAL Innovation 2014 (SIAL Innovation 2014 Awards). http://www.farmingnewsdaily.co.uk/news/170914/new_umami_salt_wins_sial_innovation_selection.aspx newsroom - farmingnewsdaily.co.uk Wed, 17 Sep 2014 00:00:00 GMT Salt of the Earth Reveals New GRI Sustainability Report Salt of the Earth among 36 companies worldwide meeting GRI-G4 sustainability reporting materiality requirements http://www.farmingnewsdaily.co.uk/news/050914/salt_of_the_earth_reveals_new_gri_sustainability_report.aspx newsroom - farmingnewsdaily.co.uk Fri, 05 Sep 2014 00:00:00 GMT Salt of the Earth Puts €1 Million into Packaging Makeover Salt of the Earth introduced a new, sophisticated automatic packaging production line to improve quality and expand packaging options. The total investment is €1 million. http://www.farmingnewsdaily.co.uk/news/270514/salt_of_the_earth_puts__million_into_packaging_makeover.aspx newsroom - farmingnewsdaily.co.uk Tue, 27 May 2014 00:00:00 GMT Fruit and Vegetable Essence-Colored Low-sodium Salt Designed for Kids Salt of the Earth launches low sodium sea salt supplemented with fruit and vegetable essences at Anuga, 5-9th October 2013, Cologne, Germany, Hall 2.1, Stand C28/D25. WonderSalt helps facilitate the new, lower sodium intake targets for children. http://www.farmingnewsdaily.co.uk/news/200913/fruit_and_vegetable_essence_colored_low_sodium_salt_designed_for_kids.aspx newsroom - farmingnewsdaily.co.uk Fri, 20 Sep 2013 00:00:00 GMT Farm investment in India The state government on Thursday submitted a proposal for an India-Israel centre of excellence on vegetables after months of persuasion by Israeli embassy. http://www.farmingnewsdaily.co.uk/news/190613/farm_investment_in_india.aspx Argentine Beef Packers S.A. Wed, 19 Jun 2013 00:00:00 GMT Dealing with locusts The plague of locusts that has swept Israel’s South on and off for the past few months has been entirely eradicated without damaging farmland, the Agriculture Ministry announced on Monday. http://www.farmingnewsdaily.co.uk/news/130613/dealing_with_locusts.aspx Argentine Beef Packers S.A. Thu, 13 Jun 2013 00:00:00 GMT A look at farming According to the new Minister of Agriculture and Rural Development, Yair Shamir, "Advancing agricultural and rural settlement and encouraging the demographic growth in peripheral settlements while keeping the environment and nature safe will remain at the top of the Ministry's priorities in the years to come." http://www.farmingnewsdaily.co.uk/news/170513/a_look_at_farming.aspx Argentine Beef Packers S.A. Fri, 17 May 2013 00:00:00 GMT Dealing with locusts The Ministry of Agriculture announced, Sunday, that it has created a situation room in the area hit by this spring's invasion of locusts. http://www.farmingnewsdaily.co.uk/news/170513/dealing_with_locusts.aspx Argentine Beef Packers S.A. Fri, 17 May 2013 00:00:00 GMT High-Tech farming As the world’s population grows, farmers are using technology to “tease” more crops out of the ground. http://www.farmingnewsdaily.co.uk/news/030513/high_tech_farming_.aspx Argentine Beef Packers S.A. Fri, 03 May 2013 00:00:00 GMT Bad news for farmers Additional bands of locusts entered Israel throughout the day on Tuesday, marking a week since the first wave of bugs flew across the Sinai border and landed here. http://www.farmingnewsdaily.co.uk/news/200313/bad_news_for_farmers_.aspx Argentine Beef Packers S.A. Sat, 23 Mar 2013 00:00:00 GMT More locusts on the way Southerly winds may blow a new swarm of locusts into the country over the weekend, farmers in Israel’s Negev feared Thursday. http://www.farmingnewsdaily.co.uk/news/140313/more_locusts_on_the_way.aspx Argentine Beef Packers S.A. Thu, 14 Mar 2013 00:00:00 GMT Locust problems Agriculture Ministry teams feverishly sprayed the South’s fields by air and on the ground on Wednesday, in attempts to ward off a swarm of locusts that had infiltrated Israel on Tuesday. http://www.farmingnewsdaily.co.uk/news/130313/locust_problems.aspx Argentine Beef Packers S.A. Wed, 13 Mar 2013 00:00:00 GMT Vegetable farmin An Israeli agricultural organization is employing the same advanced technologies to monitor pesticide presence in their vegetables as the FBI and CIA are using to prevent potential chemical terrorism in America. http://www.farmingnewsdaily.co.uk/news/220213/vegetable_farmin_.aspx Argentine Beef Packers S.A. Fri, 22 Feb 2013 00:00:00 GMT Fishing and farming Israel eased restrictions on Gaza fishermen and farmers on Saturday, Palestinian officials said, advancing a three-day-old truce brokered by Egypt after a week of fierce fighting. http://www.farmingnewsdaily.co.uk/news/301112/fishing_and_farming.aspx Argentine Beef Packers S.A. Fri, 30 Nov 2012 00:00:00 GMT Poultry and egg poblems The Poultry Breeders Association has stopped delivering eggs to supermarkets over a price dispute, with breeders saying they will not resume supply until government meets their demand for an extra four agorot per egg delivered. http://www.farmingnewsdaily.co.uk/news/121112/poultry_and_egg_poblems_.aspx 5mpublishing Mon, 12 Nov 2012 00:00:00 GMT Far too many pesticides Israeli farmers use the largest amount of active chemical pesticides per agricultural dunam out of all OECD countries, a Central Bureau of Statistics survey has revealed. http://www.farmingnewsdaily.co.uk/news/071112/far_too_many_pesticides_.aspx Argentine Beef Packers S.A. Wed, 07 Nov 2012 00:00:00 GMT Helping Thai farmers Sitting under a pergola dissipating the blazing September sun of northern Thailand, beef cow farmer Punya Prachachit says he can’t believe he was making so many simple mistakes for so many years. http://www.farmingnewsdaily.co.uk/news/111012/helping_thai_farmers_.aspx Argentine Beef Packers S.A. Sat, 13 Oct 2012 00:00:00 GMT Help for Indian farmers A world-class agriculture research and high-tech farming training institute is to be set up in Gujarat in collaboration with Israel government. http://www.farmingnewsdaily.co.uk/news/110912/help_for_indian_farmers_.aspx Argentine Beef Packers S.A. Tue, 11 Sep 2012 00:00:00 GMT Farm thefts on the rise Two men convicted of assisting in the theft of a tractor have been sentenced to 18 and 15 months in jail and a fine of 10,000 shekels each. http://www.farmingnewsdaily.co.uk/news/240812/farm_thefts_on_the_rise_.aspx Argentine Beef Packers S.A. Fri, 24 Aug 2012 00:00:00 GMT Poultry investment in Europe Israeli banks have financed the construction of major facilities for the breeding of turkeys in Belarus. http://www.farmingnewsdaily.co.uk/news/030712/poultry_investment_in_europe_.aspx 5mpublishing Sun, 08 Jul 2012 00:00:00 GMT African farm investment Rwanda and Israel are set to enter into a joint partnership to strengthen cooperation in agriculture and rural development, according to officials from both countries. http://www.farmingnewsdaily.co.uk/news/060712/african_farm_investment_.aspx allafrica.com Fri, 06 Jul 2012 00:00:00 GMT Checking milk quality The development of a new screening system to detect possible adulteration of milk is underway, said International Dairy Federation expert Dr Steve Holroyd (NZ) at the annual IDF/ISO Analytical Week in Tel Aviv, Israel. http://www.farmingnewsdaily.co.uk/news/280612/checking_milk_quality_.aspx 5mpublishing Thu, 28 Jun 2012 00:00:00 GMT Problems in the poultry industry The Israeli veterinary authorities have reported another outbreak of Newcastle disease in Hadarom and Hazafon. http://www.farmingnewsdaily.co.uk/news/150612/problems_in_the_poultry_industry_.aspx oie.com Fri, 15 Jun 2012 00:00:00 GMT LycoRed Doubles Production of Natural Red Color to Meet Growing Demand LycoRed Ltd., Israel, announces production of Tomat-O-Red®, the only FDA-approved, all-natural red color based on lycopene, has doubled in the past month. This reflects the drive to meet a growing market demand among food and beverage manufacturers. http://www.farmingnewsdaily.co.uk/news/310512/lycored_doubles_production_of_natural_red_color_to_meet_growing_demand.aspx newsroom - farmingnewsdaily.co.uk Thu, 31 May 2012 00:00:00 GMT Help for African farmers ZANZIBAR and Israel have agreed to constitute working groups to further promote agricultural cooperation. http://www.farmingnewsdaily.co.uk/news/220512/help_for_african_farmers_.aspx Argentine Beef Packers S.A. Tue, 22 May 2012 00:00:00 GMT Potato problems PA authorities say the move is intended to help Palestinian potato farmers who complain market is flooded with cheap Israeli spuds. http://www.farmingnewsdaily.co.uk/news/300412/potato_problems_.aspx Argentine Beef Packers S.A. Sun, 06 May 2012 00:00:00 GMT Help to develop farming After a day touring Negev research sites and planting trees with fellow diplomats, the Kenyan ambassador to Israel is eager to bring seeds produced here back to the arid lands of his eastern African home. http://www.farmingnewsdaily.co.uk/news/240412/help_to_develop_farming_.aspx Argentine Beef Packers S.A. Fri, 27 Apr 2012 00:00:00 GMT A boost for farming After a day touring Negev research sites and planting trees with fellow diplomats, the Kenyan ambassador to Israel is eager to bring seeds produced here back to the arid lands of his eastern African home. http://www.farmingnewsdaily.co.uk/news/160412/a_boost_for_farming_.aspx Argentine Beef Packers S.A. Sun, 22 Apr 2012 00:00:00 GMT Newcastle disease The Israeli veterinary authorities have reported two outbreaks of Newcastle disease in Hazafon, affecting broilers and table egg layers. http://www.farmingnewsdaily.co.uk/news/110412/newcastle_disease_.aspx oie.com Wed, 11 Apr 2012 00:00:00 GMT Milk and eggs For the first time in the history of the state, 12 Arab dairy farmers and 24 Arab poultry farmers received state quotas to sell eggs and milk on the regulated market. http://www.farmingnewsdaily.co.uk/news/040412/milk_and_eggs_.aspx newsroom - farmingnewsdaily.co.uk Wed, 04 Apr 2012 00:00:00 GMT Newcastle disease There has been a further six outbreaks of newcastle disease reported to the OIE by Dr Nadav Galon, Director, Veterinary Services and Animal Health, Israel. http://www.farmingnewsdaily.co.uk/news/230312/newcastle_disease.aspx oie.com Fri, 23 Mar 2012 00:00:00 GMT Fish farming in the Desert Somebody jotting down ideas for enterprises to pursue in a desert might not hit on the idea of breeding fish. At least not straight away. http://www.farmingnewsdaily.co.uk/news/120312/fish_farming_in_the_desert.aspx Argentine Beef Packers S.A. Sun, 18 Mar 2012 00:00:00 GMT Loaded cattle and truck stolen A truck carrying calves from southern Israel to a ranch in the Golan Heights was taken over by a masked gunman north of the Dead Sea on Tuesday in a robbery scene reminiscent of a Wild West film. http://www.farmingnewsdaily.co.uk/news/230212/cattle_and_truck_stolen_.aspx Argentine Beef Packers S.A. Sun, 26 Feb 2012 00:00:00 GMT Cattle stolen at gun point A truck carrying calves from southern Israel to a ranch on the Golan Heights was taken over by a masked gunman north of the Dead Sea on Tuesday in a robbery scene reminiscent of a Wild West film. http://www.farmingnewsdaily.co.uk/news/240212/cattle_stlolen_at_gun_point_.aspx Argentine Beef Packers S.A. Sat, 25 Feb 2012 00:00:00 GMT Animal rights and the poultry industry The Knesset Education, Culture and Sport Committee on Monday rejected an Agriculture Ministry proposal for stricter legislation on chicken battery cages. http://www.farmingnewsdaily.co.uk/news/080212/animal_rights_and_the_poultry_industry_.aspx newsroom - farmingnewsdaily.co.uk Sat, 11 Feb 2012 00:00:00 GMT Science and farming Scientists in Israel have developed a way of using satellite images to help farmers detect small-scale changes in climate and improve their harvests, a method that could bolster food supplies for an increasingly hungry world population. http://www.farmingnewsdaily.co.uk/news/060212/science_and_farming.aspx newsroom - farmingnewsdaily.co.uk Mon, 06 Feb 2012 00:00:00 GMT Farm venture with India Israel and India have taken another step towards widening their bilateral cooperation in the field agriculture, as Jerusalem and New Delhi have announced launching the second phase of a three-year agriculture work plan. http://www.farmingnewsdaily.co.uk/news/190112/farm_venture_with_india.aspx newsroom - farmingnewsdaily.co.uk Thu, 19 Jan 2012 00:00:00 GMT Vietnamese dairy investment The Israeli government is to invest an extra US$100 million into the TH True Milk's industrial dairy farm project, in the Nghe An area. http://www.farmingnewsdaily.co.uk/news/151211/vietnamese_dairy_investment.aspx 5mpublishing Thu, 15 Dec 2011 00:00:00 GMT Dairy farm problems After protests about high living costs - including the price of dairy products - the Israeli government intervened in the market, lowering import barriers. Many farmers are now worried for their futures, as the BBC's Philip Hampsheir found when he visited a dairy farm near Nazareth for Middle East Business Report. http://www.farmingnewsdaily.co.uk/news/171111/dairy_farm_problems.aspx newsroom - farmingnewsdaily.co.uk Thu, 17 Nov 2011 00:00:00 GMT Dairy farming After protests about high living costs - including the price of dairy products - the Israeli government intervened in the market, lowering import barriers. Many farmers are now worried for their futures, as the BBC's Philip Hampsheir found when he visited a dairy farm near Nazareth for Middle East Business Report. http://www.farmingnewsdaily.co.uk/news/091111/dairy_farming_.aspx Argentine Beef Packers S.A. Sat, 12 Nov 2011 00:00:00 GMT Bluetongue in cattle An outbreak of Bluetongue has been reported to the OIE by Dr Nadav Galon, Director, Veterinary Services and Animal Health, Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development, BET DAGAN, Israel. http://www.farmingnewsdaily.co.uk/news/211011/bluetongue_in_cattle.aspx newsroom - farmingnewsdaily.co.uk Fri, 21 Oct 2011 00:00:00 GMT Farm venture in India Terming West Bengal a land of great opportunities, the Israeli envoy to India Tuesday said his country was eager to set up an India-Israel centre of excellence in the field of agriculture in the state. http://www.farmingnewsdaily.co.uk/news/111011/farm_venture_in_india.aspx newsroom - farmingnewsdaily.co.uk Tue, 11 Oct 2011 00:00:00 GMT Promoting eggs Eggs, one of the most commonly consumed breakfast foods in the United States, have long been a subject of controversy. Are they healthy or are they a high-cholesterol trap? The answer depends on what the hen eats, says a Tel Aviv University researcher. http://www.farmingnewsdaily.co.uk/news/300811/promoting_eggs.aspx newsroom - farmingnewsdaily.co.uk Tue, 30 Aug 2011 00:00:00 GMT Dairy farm problems Dairymen are calling Netanyahu's decision cruel and idiotic, and said that it will destroy dairy farming in Israel. http://www.farmingnewsdaily.co.uk/news/290811/dairy_farm_problems.aspx newsroom - farmingnewsdaily.co.uk Mon, 29 Aug 2011 00:00:00 GMT Dairy farm problems Israel's dairymen and dairy industry in general are furious at Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu for adopting the Kedmi committee recommendations to allow expanded cheese and powdered milk imports and to cut the price of raw milk sent to dairies by NIS 0.06 per liter . The Israeli Cattle Breeders Association met today to discuss protest actions. http://www.farmingnewsdaily.co.uk/news/240811/dairy_farm_problems.aspx newsroom - farmingnewsdaily.co.uk Wed, 24 Aug 2011 00:00:00 GMT Newcastle disease in poultry The veterinary authority sent Follow Up Report No. 13 dated 13 April to the World Organisation for Animal Health (OIE). http://www.farmingnewsdaily.co.uk/news/020511/newcastle_disease_in_poultry.aspx oie.com Mon, 02 May 2011 00:00:00 GMT Weed killer firm sold DuPont Crop Protection, the world's biggest maker of generic agro-chemicals, yesterday revealed it is selling its global non-mixture diuron business to Israel's MA Industries. http://www.farmingnewsdaily.co.uk/news/270411/weed_killer_firm_sold_.aspx the scotsman Wed, 27 Apr 2011 00:00:00 GMT Newcastle disease The veterinary authority sent Follow Up report No. 1 dated 24 March to the World Organisation for Animal Health (OIE). http://www.farmingnewsdaily.co.uk/news/120411/newcatle_disease.aspx oie.com Tue, 12 Apr 2011 00:00:00 GMT Poultry farm reform The Knesset's Education Committee will vote today on the planned reform in the poultry farms, ahead of the second and third reading of the law in the Knesset, reports Israel National News. http://www.farmingnewsdaily.co.uk/news/010411/poultry_farm_reform_.aspx newsroom - farmingnewsdaily.co.uk Fri, 01 Apr 2011 00:00:00 GMT