Farming News Daily This is the RSS syndication feed for Serbian seminar looks to issues around entry to European Union Poultry industry — and legislation that would need to be implemented in countries seeking to join the European Union — were the main topics discussed when more than 80 participants from Serbia, the former region of Yugoslavia, attended Cobb Germany’s annual seminar in Novi Sad. newsroom - Wed, 29 May 2013 00:00:00 GMT Drug companies exploiting Eastern Europe During the past fifteen years, phytoadditives in animal nutrition have attracted a lot of attention for their potential role as alternatives to antibiotic growth promoters. worldpoultry Sun, 31 Mar 2013 00:00:00 GMT Old habits die hard Alfred C Toepfer International imported 45,000 metric tonnes of corn contaminated with aflatoxin from Serbia. Argentine Beef Packers S.A. Sun, 17 Mar 2013 00:00:00 GMT Talks on drought relief On August 23, the Ministry of Agriculture waived several obligations towards the government as part of a disaster relief package, which included providing a one-year grace period for repaying the principal on state-subsidised farm loans, exempting farmers from paying irrigation fees for 2011 and 2012, and exempting farmers from paying leasing fees for state-owned agricultural land for 2012. The Serbian government also authorised the further distribution of diesel fuel at state-subsidised prices to farmers for the fall planting season. 5mpublishing Tue, 25 Sep 2012 00:00:00 GMT Potatos for the EU Serbia has got the permission from the European Commission to export potatoes to the EU market, after 12 years of prohibition, because the bacterial ring rot has been eradicated, stated Assistant Minister of Agriculture Milos Milovanovic. Argentine Beef Packers S.A. Thu, 14 Jun 2012 00:00:00 GMT Farm irrigation Serbia will expand irrigation to about a quarter of its 4.2 million hectares of arable land from 100,000 hectares at present, Politika newspaper reported, citing Agriculture Minister Dusan Petrovic. newsroom - Wed, 03 Aug 2011 00:00:00 GMT Wheat export ban The Serbian government won’t extend a three-month ban on wheat and flour exports that expires today, an Agriculture Ministry official said today. newsroom - Thu, 07 Jul 2011 00:00:00 GMT Farmers protest Some 1,200 tractors are being used for the purpose, B92's reporter said. newsroom - Mon, 20 Jun 2011 00:00:00 GMT