Farming News Daily This is the RSS syndication feed for International award for innovative hygiene solution SmartProtec® Viessmann Refrigeration Systems receives the coveted title ‘Highly Commended’ at the Gulfood Awards 2015 in Dubai. newsroom - Thu, 19 Mar 2015 00:00:00 GMT Private-public collaboration for global food security through good agricultural practices launched Today, a pioneering collaboration of public and private sector partners is launching the ‘Declaration of Abu Dhabi for Global Food Security through Good Agricultural Practices’ Initiated by GLOBALG.A.P., Sustainable Agriculture Initiative (SAI) Platform and the International Trade Centre (ITC), the collaboration aims to identify, align and implement practical and viable solutions in response to growing global food security challenges. Early signatories to the Declaration include Unilever, METRO, Nestlé SA, VBT - Association of Belgian Horticultural Cooperatives, GS1, The Sustainability Consortium, and LEAF. newsroom - Tue, 28 Oct 2014 00:00:00 GMT GLOBALG.A.P. Presents Innovations at SUMMIT 2014 in Abu Dhabi, UAE GLOBALG.A.P., the leading global farm assurance system for Good Agricultural Practices, is holding the SUMMIT 2014, its 12th GLOBALG.A.P. Conference in Abu Dhabi on 27-29 October 2014 at the Hotel Jumeirah at Etihad Towers. Experts from more than 50 countries are attending this important event, which is under the patronage of H.H. Sheikh Mansour Bin Zayed Al-Nahyan, Deputy Prime Minister of the UAE, Minister of Presidential Affairs and Chairman of Abu Dhabi Food Control Authority. newsroom - Mon, 27 Oct 2014 00:00:00 GMT UAE - Launch of Joint Initiative for Global Food Security through G.A.P. Today, GLOBALG.A.P., the Sustainable Agriculture Initiative (SAI) Platform and the International Trade Centre (ITC) are initiating the ‘The Declaration of Abu Dhabi for Global Food Security through Good Agricultural Practices’. The Declaration is an invitation to key stakeholders in the global food system to join a new private-public partnership initiative. newsroom - Thu, 17 Jul 2014 00:00:00 GMT Top Dubai Restaurant Introduces Tourists to Middle Eastern Cuisine One of Dubai’s top Italian restaurants, Mamma Mia Ristorante & Pizzeria, is encouraging tourists from all over the world to sample their authentic Arabian cuisine. As a unique fusion restaurant situated in the tourist trap of Dubai Marina, Mamma Mia offers the tastiest fare originating from Italy and the Middle East, and is promoting their Arabic menu to visitors to the country for them be introduced to local culture and cuisine. newsroom - Thu, 12 Jun 2014 00:00:00 GMT Ingredients specialist Paradise Fruits sets out its vision and mission as part of brand evolution World-leading Paradise Fruits group of companies has recently unveiled a radical, dynamic and modern new look for its expert fruit ingredients business, to achieve its objective of streamlining its market identity in response to a broadening global footprint. newsroom - Sat, 22 Feb 2014 00:00:00 GMT TOC CSC Middle East opens in Dubai Speakers at 3rd TOC CSC Middle East conference discuss future of Middle East ports and shipping newsroom - Fri, 13 Dec 2013 00:00:00 GMT Indian subcontinent needs significant infrastructure investment to match economic growth forecasts Speakers at TOC CSC Middle East conference in Dubai to assess port investment and development in India, Pakistan and Sri Lanka newsroom - Thu, 07 Nov 2013 00:00:00 GMT DP World Group CEO to keynote at TOC CSC Middle East 3rd TOC CSC Middle East event to assess impact of port development across the Middle East and developments in trade with neighbouring regions newsroom - Thu, 26 Sep 2013 00:00:00 GMT Farm investment in Africa Food security is a problem for many regions around the world, including the Middle East. Argentine Beef Packers S.A. Fri, 26 Apr 2013 00:00:00 GMT AGRAme awards Stork AeroScalder AGRAme awards Stork AeroScalder Argentine Beef Packers S.A. Sun, 14 Apr 2013 00:00:00 GMT Dubai trade show a springboard to Middle East A NEW Middle Eastern office alongside manufacturing capability in Turkey should see an innovative UK food packaging company grow significantly in the region. newsroom - Wed, 20 Feb 2013 00:00:00 GMT Camal milk just a fad The Emirates Industry for Camel Milk & Products (EICMP), producer of the leading camel milk products 'Camelicious', announced that the UAE and Dubai have received final approval from the European Commission as per Commission Regulation (EU) No 605/2010 to become the first country in the Middle East to export dairy products to the European Union. Argentine Beef Packers S.A. Mon, 18 Feb 2013 00:00:00 GMT Dubai trade show a springboard to Middle East INNOVATIVE UK-based food packaging solutions company Sirane is heading to the Middle East with a stand at the region’s number one food trade show. newsroom - Sun, 17 Feb 2013 00:00:00 GMT Hajj in History A second chance to get to enjoy The Islamic Lifestyle Magazine Online! Argentine Beef Packers S.A. Fri, 09 Nov 2012 00:00:00 GMT Poultry and eggs Abu Dhabi Food Control Authority (ADFCA), an independent food regulatory agency for the emirate, conducted a survey on 25 livestock farms looking for antibiotic residues. Argentine Beef Packers S.A. Fri, 07 Sep 2012 00:00:00 GMT Concerns over animal feed As part of raising bio-security and safety from biological risks in the Emirate of Dubai, the Veterinary Services Section of Dubai Municipality (DM) has completed the examination of approximately 26,232 samples received during the first quarter of this year from various farms with an increase of 30 per cent comparing to last year. Argentine Beef Packers S.A. Wed, 09 May 2012 00:00:00 GMT Greenhouse problems Greenhouses could soon be a thing of the past for farmers. Instead, crops will be grown on the roofs of office blocks and in vertical stacks, say agriculture experts. newsroom - Fri, 20 Apr 2012 00:00:00 GMT Problems in the farm Vets and farm workers are being advised to take precautions after a study found that Q fever was prevalent in the emirate. newsroom - Fri, 20 Apr 2012 00:00:00 GMT Vet kicked in head by a cow A leading vet was in a critical condition in hospital yesterday after he suffered a brain haemorrhage when a cow kicked a metal gate into his face. newsroom - Tue, 24 Jan 2012 00:00:00 GMT Fruit marketing ADFSC targets to achieve a 40% presence of locally-produced fruits and vegetables in the markets of the Emirate by 2015 and reduce 40% water consumption by 2013. newsroom - Fri, 14 Oct 2011 00:00:00 GMT Farming dates Despite the various cultures found in the Muslim world, there is one thing certain to be found on the tables of all families at sunset during Ramadan: the traditional date. newsroom - Wed, 28 Sep 2011 00:00:00 GMT Cleaning up the poultry industry Researchers at UAE University in Al Ain are testing the use of date pits to replace the antibiotics administered to chickens. The idea is so promising that the university is patenting the concept. newsroom - Mon, 25 Apr 2011 00:00:00 GMT