Farming News Daily This is the RSS syndication feed for Swedish butter Scandinavian dairy foods cooperative Arla has acquired all the rights to the Swedish Butter brand for an undisclosed fee. 5mpublishing Thu, 06 Jun 2013 00:00:00 GMT House environment the focus at annual Aviagen SweChick seminar Aviagen SweChick recently held its annual customer seminar, attended by representatives of the company’s customer base across Sweden, Norway, Iceland and Denmark. newsroom - Fri, 17 May 2013 00:00:00 GMT Ikea we knew their furniture was sh-t but not their food While we may shrug and joke about it on the internet when someone tells us there’s horse in our lasagne and meatballs, the newest food scandal is a bit more horrifying — bacteria normally found in human and other animal poo has popped up in Ikea cakes. Argentine Beef Packers S.A. Wed, 13 Mar 2013 00:00:00 GMT CEJA Discusses CAP Reform at Timely Swedish Young Farming Conference Over 50 CEJA members and more than 150 Swedish young farmers attended a conference organised by LRF in Skövde, Sweden on Monday 21 and Tuesday 22 January 2013 on the subject of “Young Farming – CAP Towards 2020”. newsroom - Sat, 09 Feb 2013 00:00:00 GMT Robot milking After the installation of robotic, automatic milking systems cow yields have been shown to fall, a seminar at Sweden's first ever Robot conference has revealed. 5mpublishing Tue, 05 Feb 2013 00:00:00 GMT Farm association and milk The Swedish Farmers Association and Swedish Dairy have signed an agreement forming the Farmers Association (LRF) Milk, taking effect on the first of January. 5mpublishing Wed, 12 Dec 2012 00:00:00 GMT Dairy cattle and subsidies Data from the Agricultural Department shows that half of the government's farm subsidies goes into dairy and beef farms, according to Swedish Milk. 5mpublishing Thu, 06 Dec 2012 00:00:00 GMT Dairy farming The Swedish Association of Dairy Farmers has composed a document describing the current situation the nation's dairy farmers. Argentine Beef Packers S.A. Thu, 22 Nov 2012 00:00:00 GMT Dairy farmers tractor blockade Dairy farmers in Sweden are threatening use their tractors to block all dairies in the country if the price of milk does not increase. Argentine Beef Packers S.A. Tue, 20 Nov 2012 00:00:00 GMT Green pork production Farmers have been enjoying good returns and business growth, and low costs on veterinary and medicine. 5mpublishing Tue, 20 Nov 2012 00:00:00 GMT Marel stands out at Scanpack Latest News Argentine Beef Packers S.A. Thu, 15 Nov 2012 00:00:00 GMT Poultry farmers visit Netherland A group of 15 Swedish broiler growers visited Dutch farms on a study tour organised by Blenta, Cobb distributor in Sweden and Scandinavia, to exchange technical information. worldpoultry Fri, 14 Sep 2012 00:00:00 GMT Improving egg shells Swedish researchers have published results looking into the effects of phytoestrogen supplementation in the feed on the shell gland of laying hens at the end of the laying period. worldpoultry Thu, 26 Jul 2012 00:00:00 GMT Feeding cattle "We believe that it is possible to reach the target earlier than we first thought by buying certificates and actively seek alternatives to soy," says Kjell Lund-Pettersson, sustainability expert at Arla. newsroom - Tue, 14 Feb 2012 00:00:00 GMT Talking dairies Lennart Holmström, policy advisor for the Swedish Dairy Association believes that a continued strong international demand will have a favourable effect on work prices for dairy products. 5mpublishing Tue, 14 Feb 2012 00:00:00 GMT Dairy merger Discussions are ongoing between Swedish dairy firm, Skånemejerier and French dairy, Lactalis regarding a buy out. newsroom - Wed, 01 Feb 2012 00:00:00 GMT Poultry and eggs A ban on barren cages for egg-laying poultry, which comes into effect in the New Year, could mean an egg boom for Sweden if the demand rises quicker than the European poultry farmers have time to adjust. 5mpublishing Mon, 02 Jan 2012 00:00:00 GMT Poultry feed alternative M. Eriksson and H. Wall of the Department of Animal Nutrition and Management, University of Agricultural Science, Uppsala, Sweden examined production and health of fast-growing broilers fed diets with and without hemp seed cake (HSC) in organic broiler production. newsroom - Mon, 12 Dec 2011 00:00:00 GMT Acknowledging poultry research A Virginia Tech faculty member whose decades-long career has contributed to international research on animal genetics and breeding has earned a top honor from a Swedish university. newsroom - Sat, 01 Oct 2011 00:00:00 GMT Farm antibiotics "If the people let government decide what foods they eat and what medicines they take, their bodies will soon be in as sorry a state as are the souls of those who live under tyranny." -- Thomas Jefferson. newsroom - Thu, 08 Sep 2011 00:00:00 GMT Dairy merger Swedish dairy companies Arla Foods and Milko have announced that they are in discussions over the terms of a merger in a move taken as a result of Milko’s deteriorating financial position, according to John Keane, Manager, Bord Bia Milan. 5mpublishing Mon, 11 Jul 2011 00:00:00 GMT Diagnosing and dealing with mastitus The aim of the survey was to investigate the microbial panorama and the occurrence of acquired antimicrobial resistance. Moreover, differences between newly infected cows and chronically infected cows were investigated. 5mpublishing Thu, 30 Jun 2011 00:00:00 GMT Milk merger As a result of unsatisfactory profit development in 2011 and in order to avoid a future liquidity issue, Milko has approached Arla with a view to investigating the possibility of a merger. 5mpublishing Thu, 30 Jun 2011 00:00:00 GMT Cobb poultry Dr Annsofie Wahlström has been appointed as nutritionist for Cobb Europe to serve customers in Europe, the Middle East and Africa and also be involved in nutritional aspects of research. newsroom - Tue, 28 Jun 2011 00:00:00 GMT Sweden wants tougher transport laws Sweden has called for tougher European welfare legislation on long journeys, resting time and space allowances. pig world Thu, 09 Jun 2011 00:00:00 GMT Newcastle disease in poultry The veterinary authority sent Immediate Notification dated 15 February to the World Organisation for Animal Health (OIE), Fri, 04 Mar 2011 00:00:00 GMT