Farming News Daily This is the RSS syndication feed for Exhibition MAFEX: Meeting point for experts of the food industry From December 11 to 13, 2014 the international exhibition MAFEX – Maghreb Food Exhibition will take place for the third time in the Moroccan business city Casablanca. Companies will present food and halal products, machinery and equipment for food processing and packaging, cooling and storage systems as well as ingredients and additives. Up to 200 exhibitors are expected this year. National pavilions from Germany and China will once again be present. Interested companies can receive further information and application form from the organisers IFWexpo Heidelberg GmbH and IEC Maroc. newsroom - Fri, 28 Mar 2014 00:00:00 GMT MAFEX – Maghreb Food Exhibition 2013 in Casablanca For the second time, the international exhibition MAFEX – Maghreb Food Exhibition provided experts in food industry with a communication platform from November 7 to 9, 2013 in Casablanca. The exhibition organisers IEC Maroc and IFWexpo Heidelberg GmbH welcomed twice as many exhibitors compared to the first event in 2012. 105 companies from 19 countries – including the Official National Pavilions of Germany, China and Turkey – presented their food products, machines and components for processing, cooling systems, ingredients and additives as well as packaging. The exhibition was opened by the German Agricultural Attaché Mr. Hendrik Acker and the ambassadors of Croatia, Malaysia, Thailand, Cameroon, Guinea and Benin as well as by the organisers IEC Maroc and IFWexpo Heidelberg GmbH. newsroom - Sat, 28 Dec 2013 00:00:00 GMT Efrat’s Ross Seminar looks to future growth Efrat Broiler Breeders Ltd, the Ross® 308 Grand Parent distributor in Israel, recently held a seminar in Marrakech, Morocco, attended by over 70 of its customers. newsroom - Mon, 10 Jun 2013 00:00:00 GMT The farm sector booming With agriculture accounting for approximately 15% and 20% of GDP, the Moroccan agricultural sector opens a market of opportunities to foreign investors, especially for Spanish companies because of their geographical proximity. Argentine Beef Packers S.A. Fri, 03 May 2013 00:00:00 GMT MAFEX – the Exhibition for the Food Industry in North Africa returns in 2013 After the successful premiere in autumn 2012, MAFEX-Maghreb Food Exhibition will take place this year again. The exhibition will be held from November 7 to 9 2013 in Casablanca. MAFEX is the only exhibition for the food industry in Morocco, covering all sectors: food processing, ingredients, packaging and food products. MAFEX will be organized by the Moroccan company IEC Maroc and IFWexpo Heidelberg from Germany. During the exhibition a comprehensive conference program organized by the German Agricultural Society (DLG e.V.) will take place. newsroom - Sat, 02 Mar 2013 00:00:00 GMT MAFEX - Maghreb Food Exhibition Successful Premiere in Morocco The first edition of the international exhibition for food and food processing MAFEX – Maghreb Food Exhibition took place from October 31 till November 2 this year in Casablanca, Morocco. newsroom - Sun, 23 Dec 2012 00:00:00 GMT Wheat buying The Moroccan government, facing its biggest wheat import requirement in three decades even as hard currency reserves dwindle, said it would not tap international soft wheat markets before the bulk of its domestic harvest is sold. Argentine Beef Packers S.A. Wed, 22 Aug 2012 00:00:00 GMT Nestle expands operations Nestlé is building on its commitment to help support the development of the global dairy industry with a new partnership in Morocco. 5mpublishing Wed, 23 May 2012 00:00:00 GMT The wheat harvest Morocco (Reuters) - Morocco's wheat harvest should stand at around 3 million tonnes this year, including 2 million tonnes of soft wheat, down sharply from a year earlier, the head of the country's agriculture industry group said on Wednesday. Argentine Beef Packers S.A. Thu, 10 May 2012 00:00:00 GMT Problems in the grain industry A dry and cold spring in autumn in Morocco has meant the North African nation is chasing record amounts of wheat and barley from abroad. Mon, 16 Apr 2012 00:00:00 GMT Organic farming Perhaps the greatest symbol of Morocco's traditions is the souk, or market. Whether you're in Rabat's medina, steps away from the tramway, or deep in the heart of Old Fes, shopping in the souk transports you back in time, far away from modernity. For tourists, a visit to the souk is, at the least, a unique and unforgettable experience. The sights, smells and sounds are dazzling and mesmerizing. And for some, these have a deeper meaning. newsroom - Sat, 24 Sep 2011 00:00:00 GMT Farm production In a bid to boost agricultural production in the Maghreb, Algeria and Morocco Monday signed in Rabat a memorandum of understanding and cooperation in the field of agriculture and rural development. newsroom - Fri, 13 May 2011 00:00:00 GMT Grain imports Casa Grains, consistently one of the top three Moroccan importers, buys corn, sorghum, wheat, soybeans and distiller’s dried grains with solubles (DDGS) in large enough volumes to justify contracting for its own freight. By helping Casa Grains move to FOB purchasing, the Council is also helping the company manage freight costs and control where its grain originates. newsroom - Tue, 19 Apr 2011 00:00:00 GMT Bird flu strikes again The first case of human infection of avian influenza or bird flu this year has been detected in Dhaka, confirms the Institute of Epidemiology, Disease Control and Research (IEDCR). newsroom - Thu, 31 Mar 2011 00:00:00 GMT