Farming News Daily http://www.farmingnewsdaily.co.uk This is the RSS syndication feed for farmingnewsdaily.co.uk. Precision unveils 2014 models at Milan Show A Host of New Refrigeration Precision unveils its 2014 refrigeration range at Host, Milan this October. Pre-production versions of its new uprights and counter cabinets have been specially manufactured for the Show. http://www.farmingnewsdaily.co.uk/news/171013/precision_unveils__models_at_milan_show_a_host_of_new_refrigeration.aspx newsroom - farmingnewsdaily.co.uk Thu, 17 Oct 2013 00:00:00 GMT Coolingdew is a company specialized in systems for the cooling of vineyards Coolingdew is a company specialized in systems for the cooling of vineyards which use the high pressure system (adiabatic process). http://www.farmingnewsdaily.co.uk/news/061013/coolingdew_is_a_company_specialized_in_systems_for_the_cooling_of_vineyards_.aspx newsroom - farmingnewsdaily.co.uk Sun, 06 Oct 2013 00:00:00 GMT Paying dairy levies In spite of repeated and numerous requests from the Commission, the majority of levies due between 1995 and 2009 has still not been recovered by Italian authorities, who have manifestly not taken the appropriate measures to effectively recover the total estimated amount of at least € 1.42 billion from producers. http://www.farmingnewsdaily.co.uk/news/280613/paying_dairy_levies_.aspx Argentine Beef Packers S.A. Fri, 28 Jun 2013 00:00:00 GMT Dairy farmers face fines The European Commission has ordered Italy to collect €1.4 billion in fines from dairy companies for exceeding EU milk production limits over a period of 15 years, money the government has already paid to the bloc. http://www.farmingnewsdaily.co.uk/news/260613/dairy_farmers_face_fines_.aspx Argentine Beef Packers S.A. Wed, 26 Jun 2013 00:00:00 GMT Milk levies The European Commission has called on Italy to take action to address shortcomings in the recovery of surplus levies due from dairy producers who exceeded their individual quotas in years when Italy overran its national dairy quota. http://www.farmingnewsdaily.co.uk/news/260613/milk_levies_.aspx Argentine Beef Packers S.A. Wed, 26 Jun 2013 00:00:00 GMT Prisoners and farming High on a hillside overlooking the azure sea on a small Mediterranean island, two brawny men toil under the sun in a vineyard that has just released a 50-euro ($66) wine destined for the tables of top restaurants. http://www.farmingnewsdaily.co.uk/news/210613/prisoners_and_farming.aspx Argentine Beef Packers S.A. Fri, 21 Jun 2013 00:00:00 GMT GM crops Italy wants to adopt the safeguard clause of foreseen by the art.23 of the directive 2001/18/CE and/or adopt the protective measure following art. 34 of the regulation (CE) n.1829/2003. http://www.farmingnewsdaily.co.uk/news/060613/gm_crops_.aspx Argentine Beef Packers S.A. Thu, 06 Jun 2013 00:00:00 GMT Problems with the harvest Since January, almost double the amount of rain has fallen in Northern Italy with compared to 2012 and there were 50 days more of bad weather. In addition, the violent storms of the last few days have once more impeded operations in fields, so the state of crops is on average one month late. http://www.farmingnewsdaily.co.uk/news/280513/italy___problems_with_the_harvest.aspx Argentine Beef Packers S.A. Sun, 02 Jun 2013 00:00:00 GMT Poultry Meat and Egg Conferences Registration is open for the XXI European Symposium on the Quality of Poultry Meat and the XV European Symposium on the Quality of Eggs and Egg Products. http://www.farmingnewsdaily.co.uk/news/210513/poultry_meat_and_egg_conferences.aspx Argentine Beef Packers S.A. Tue, 21 May 2013 00:00:00 GMT Farming and the financial crisis Italy's economic crisis has not spared agriculture but unions are convinced that quality-oriented policies can boost the industry, experts told Xinhua in a recent interview. http://www.farmingnewsdaily.co.uk/news/140513/farming_and_the_financial_crisis.aspx Argentine Beef Packers S.A. Sun, 19 May 2013 00:00:00 GMT Cheese production Cheese production figures for Grana Padano are falling short of the strong performance noted last year, according to the Italian Dairy Association. http://www.farmingnewsdaily.co.uk/news/180413/cheese_production_.aspx Argentine Beef Packers S.A. Sun, 21 Apr 2013 00:00:00 GMT Talking eggs The deadline for abstract submission closes on 20 April for the EggMeat2013 conference in Bergamo in September, and a provisional programme is now available. http://www.farmingnewsdaily.co.uk/news/100413/talking_eggs_.aspx 5mpublishing Wed, 10 Apr 2013 00:00:00 GMT GM crops As Catholic cardinals selected Pope Francis in Rome on Wednesday, we watched an ancient church at its most medieval: obedient to tradition, cloaked in secrecy, and waiting for white smoke. http://www.farmingnewsdaily.co.uk/news/270313/gm_crops_.aspx Argentine Beef Packers S.A. Wed, 27 Mar 2013 00:00:00 GMT Rise in milk production Steady growth in the first six months was countered by declining production levels from July to December. http://www.farmingnewsdaily.co.uk/news/180313/rise_in_milk_production_.aspx Argentine Beef Packers S.A. Sat, 23 Mar 2013 00:00:00 GMT New study on turkeys The findings of a new study suggest that Italian commercial turkeys might be widely colonised by different genotypes of Campylobacter jejuni and C.coli and that differences in the distribution and epidemiologic dynamics of these microorganisms might occur among flocks. http://www.farmingnewsdaily.co.uk/news/260213/new_study_on_turkeys_.aspx Argentine Beef Packers S.A. Tue, 26 Feb 2013 00:00:00 GMT Turkish cheese ban Import restrictions apply to three cheeses; Grana Padano, Parmigiano Reggiano, Provolone. http://www.farmingnewsdaily.co.uk/news/150213/turkish_cheese_ban__0_1.aspx Argentine Beef Packers S.A. Fri, 15 Feb 2013 00:00:00 GMT Aujeszky's disease (AD) free zones Five areas in Durango and Coahuila have now been declared Aujeszky's disease (AD) free zones. http://www.farmingnewsdaily.co.uk/news/050213/aujeszkys_disease_ad_free_zones_.aspx Argentine Beef Packers S.A. Wed, 06 Feb 2013 00:00:00 GMT Animal feed companies only Snake oil salesmen High phytase doses can benefit both pigs and poultry – but only when used correctly in feed formulations, said leading academics at the 2nd International Phytase Summit (IPS 2), which took place in Rome in December. http://www.farmingnewsdaily.co.uk/news/230113/animal_feed_companies_only_snake_oil_salesmen_.aspx Argentine Beef Packers S.A. Sat, 02 Feb 2013 00:00:00 GMT Help for African farmers The Italian government has donated 7 million euros to Mozambique to obtain farming equipment with a view to mechanising the country’s agriculture, reports the Mozambican newspaper O País, specifying that distribution began on Wednesday in Manhiça. http://www.farmingnewsdaily.co.uk/news/160113/help_for_african_farmers_.aspx Argentine Beef Packers S.A. Sat, 19 Jan 2013 00:00:00 GMT Meat and eggs Abstract submission for the XXI European Symposium on the Quality of Poultry Meat and the XV European Symposium on the Quality of Eggs and Egg Products is now open. http://www.farmingnewsdaily.co.uk/news/180113/meat_and_eggs_.aspx 5mpublishing Fri, 18 Jan 2013 00:00:00 GMT The Big Dutchman is here Big Dutchman welcomes a new partner to its international team of sales representatives: Gong SpA, based in the Northern Italian city of Ghedi, will in future be responsible for consultation, distribution and service regarding Big Dutchman pig equipment products in Italy. http://www.farmingnewsdaily.co.uk/news/180113/the_big_dutchman_is_here_.aspx Argentine Beef Packers S.A. Fri, 18 Jan 2013 00:00:00 GMT Aprile Cool Solutions (ACS) expansion in reefer logistics Aprile Spa is pleased to announce the incorporation of the Easyfresh brand, a well-recognized name in the logistics chain of temperature controlled cargo. http://www.farmingnewsdaily.co.uk/news/020113/aprile_cool_solutions_acs_expansion_in_reefer_logistics.aspx newsroom - farmingnewsdaily.co.uk Sun, 06 Jan 2013 00:00:00 GMT Second wind for Parmalt Parmalat SpA (PLT.MI) on Thursday defended its acquisition of Lactalis American Group, which some shareholders had criticized as too expensive, by saying that the U.S. company's 2012 earnings justify the $900 million acquisition price. http://www.farmingnewsdaily.co.uk/news/281212/second_wind_for_parmalt_.aspx Argentine Beef Packers S.A. Fri, 28 Dec 2012 00:00:00 GMT Farmers hit by recession The economic recession in Italy has now taken hold of agriculture as ISTAT (the Italian Statistics Service) has reported a 6.7 per cent decline in economic output in the third quarter for 2012. http://www.farmingnewsdaily.co.uk/news/191212/farmers_hit_by_recession_.aspx Argentine Beef Packers S.A. Wed, 19 Dec 2012 00:00:00 GMT Dairy prices The Minister of Agriculture and Forestry, Mario Catania, held a meeting at the headquarters of the Ministry to discuss issues and opportunities for the dairy sector. http://www.farmingnewsdaily.co.uk/news/111212/dairy_prices_.aspx Argentine Beef Packers S.A. Sun, 16 Dec 2012 00:00:00 GMT Food safety Europeans enjoy among the highest standards of food safety in the world, and together we will preserve and build on that proud record. http://www.farmingnewsdaily.co.uk/news/301112/food_safety___.aspx Argentine Beef Packers S.A. Fri, 30 Nov 2012 00:00:00 GMT Problems on the farm "Economic decline in the last two quarters signals the agricultural sector is in distress," said the GCIA. http://www.farmingnewsdaily.co.uk/news/231112/problems_on_the_farm_.aspx Argentine Beef Packers S.A. Fri, 23 Nov 2012 00:00:00 GMT Farmers protesting Farmers, NGOs, students and local activists have gathered to denounce the industry-capture of our food safety system that EFSA plays a key role in. http://www.farmingnewsdaily.co.uk/news/211112/farmers_protesting.aspx Argentine Beef Packers S.A. Wed, 21 Nov 2012 00:00:00 GMT No more milk quota's Italy's dairy sector will survive the ending of European Union milk production limits in 2015, agriculture minister Mario Catania told Reuters. http://www.farmingnewsdaily.co.uk/news/291012/no_more_milk_quotas_.aspx Argentine Beef Packers S.A. Mon, 29 Oct 2012 00:00:00 GMT Big problems on the farm Big problems on the farm http://www.farmingnewsdaily.co.uk/news/250912/_big_problems_on_the_farm.aspx Argentine Beef Packers S.A. Sat, 29 Sep 2012 00:00:00 GMT Pig farm problems Italian farmers this year have suffered one billion euros (US$1.2 billion) in crop damage from drought, with pigs consuming 40% less of their daily ration, Xinhua reports. http://www.farmingnewsdaily.co.uk/news/210812/pig_farm_problems_.aspx Argentine Beef Packers S.A. Sun, 26 Aug 2012 00:00:00 GMT Dairy farm problems Italian dairy cattle are producing 10 percent less milk because of a heat wave, even as farmers take steps to cool the animals including showers and fans, Coldiretti said. http://www.farmingnewsdaily.co.uk/news/030812/dairy_farm_problems_.aspx bloomberg Fri, 03 Aug 2012 00:00:00 GMT Digestive limitations of high yielding cows A presentation by Professor Daniel Sauvant, from INRA, discussed the digestive limitations of high yielding cows fed a high dry matter intake (DMI) diet. http://www.farmingnewsdaily.co.uk/news/260712/digestive_limitations_of_high_yielding_cows_.aspx 5mpublishing Sat, 28 Jul 2012 00:00:00 GMT We waste 60% of food produced World farm production must rise 60 per cent by 2050, which is a load of old cobblers as we waste 60% of food produced. http://www.farmingnewsdaily.co.uk/news/230712/we_waste__of_food_produced_.aspx Argentine Beef Packers S.A. Fri, 27 Jul 2012 00:00:00 GMT Livestock transport Transportation of farm animals over long distances is vital for their rearing and for the agri-food industry. http://www.farmingnewsdaily.co.uk/news/260712/livestock_transport_.aspx Argentine Beef Packers S.A. Thu, 26 Jul 2012 00:00:00 GMT Egg producer sold Hy-Line International, the global egg layer breeding company, has reached an agreement to purchase its Italian distributor, Valversa. http://www.farmingnewsdaily.co.uk/news/120712/egg_producer_sold_.aspx Argentine Beef Packers S.A. Thu, 12 Jul 2012 00:00:00 GMT Poultry feed additives Italian research used a Bifidobacterium-based synbiotic product to reduce the transmission of Campylobacter jejuni along the poultry food chain. http://www.farmingnewsdaily.co.uk/news/100712/poultry_feed_additives_.aspx worldpoultry Tue, 10 Jul 2012 00:00:00 GMT Talking tomatoes A man in Italy has been sentenced to 20 months in jail for stealing two crates of tomatoes worth 100 euros ($125), AKI news agency reported. http://www.farmingnewsdaily.co.uk/news/020712/talking_tomatos_.aspx Argentine Beef Packers S.A. Sat, 07 Jul 2012 00:00:00 GMT Roxell distributors meet in Rome Roxell’s 12th International Distributor Seminar in Rome was attended by 160 directors, sales managers and technical managers from around the world. http://www.farmingnewsdaily.co.uk/news/050712/roxell_distributors_meet_in_rome__.aspx Argentine Beef Packers S.A. Thu, 05 Jul 2012 00:00:00 GMT Earthquake hits dairy farmers The earthquake on May 20, which hit Emilia Romagna, the provinces of Modena, Ferrara and Bologna, has left the agricultural industry suffering, with an estimated damage cost of €700 million to agriculture alone. http://www.farmingnewsdaily.co.uk/news/280612/earthquake_hits_dairy_farmers_.aspx Argentine Beef Packers S.A. Sun, 01 Jul 2012 00:00:00 GMT Newcastle disease in poultry The World Organisation for Animal Health (OIE) received Follow-up Report No. 1 on 8 June 2012. According to the report, the positivity regards pigeons kept in a backyard farm. http://www.farmingnewsdaily.co.uk/news/280612/newcastle_disease_in_poultry_.aspx Argentine Beef Packers S.A. Sun, 01 Jul 2012 00:00:00 GMT Parma Ham and the earthquake The earthquakes that struck the Emilia-Romagna region last month, while having a disastrous impact on the cheese industry, appears to have left the region’s Prosciutto di Parma industry unaffected. http://www.farmingnewsdaily.co.uk/news/190612/parma_ham_and_the_earthquake_.aspx Argentine Beef Packers S.A. Sun, 24 Jun 2012 00:00:00 GMT Earthquake hits farmers Italy has revised the economic cost of last month’s earthquakes which struck the north of the country killing 26 people. http://www.farmingnewsdaily.co.uk/news/210612/earthquake_hits_farmers_.aspx Argentine Beef Packers S.A. Thu, 21 Jun 2012 00:00:00 GMT Farmers problems with Brussels Deciding who is and who is not a farmer. http://www.farmingnewsdaily.co.uk/news/210612/farmers_problems_with_brussels_.aspx Argentine Beef Packers S.A. Thu, 21 Jun 2012 00:00:00 GMT Newcastle disease hits poultry farms The Italian veterinary authorities have reported an outbreak of Newcastle disease in Piemonte. http://www.farmingnewsdaily.co.uk/news/150612/newcastle_disease_hits_poultry_farms_.aspx Argentine Beef Packers S.A. Fri, 15 Jun 2012 00:00:00 GMT Italy - CEJA Presidency attends the World Farmers’ Organisation (WFO) General Assembly 2012 The WFO General Assembly is taking place in Rome, Italy from the 6th to the 9th of June 2012. As an associate member of the recently created World Famers’ Organisation, CEJA is attending the event representing European young farmers. http://www.farmingnewsdaily.co.uk/news/070612/italy___ceja_presidency_attends_the_world_farmers_organisation_wfo_general_assembly_.aspx newsroom - farmingnewsdaily.co.uk Sat, 09 Jun 2012 00:00:00 GMT New mobile web site for pig men IPVS 2012 Mobile Web launched for upcoming Jeju congress http://www.farmingnewsdaily.co.uk/news/310512/_new_mobile_web_site_for_pig_men_.aspx Argentine Beef Packers S.A. Thu, 31 May 2012 00:00:00 GMT More drug company false information Italian research investigated the use of a Bifidobacterium-based synbiotic product to reduce the transmission of C. jejuni along the poultry food chain. http://www.farmingnewsdaily.co.uk/news/240512/more_drug_company_false_information_.aspx Argentine Beef Packers S.A. Thu, 24 May 2012 00:00:00 GMT Global food prices down World food prices eased in April after three months of gains, driven down by falls in grains and sugar, and can remain under a downward pressure in the coming months, the United Nations' Food and Agriculture Organisation (FAO) said on Thursday. http://www.farmingnewsdaily.co.uk/news/210512/global_food_prices_down_.aspx Argentine Beef Packers S.A. Mon, 21 May 2012 00:00:00 GMT International egg conference Delegates at the International Egg Commission Spring conference in Venice at the end of March heard the recurring theme from speaker that ’Trust’ is your most valuable asset. http://www.farmingnewsdaily.co.uk/news/210512/international_egg_conference_.aspx Argentine Beef Packers S.A. Mon, 21 May 2012 00:00:00 GMT