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Russia Slams Europe for Stance over African Swine Fever

The deadlock between Russia and the European Union over the possible reopening of the pig meat trade banned because of the outbreak of African swine fever in the Baltic states … Continue reading

April 26, 2016 · Leave a comment

EU Could Give Fresh Support to Pig and Dairy Sectors

The European Union could have been stung into action to take fresh measures to help the ailing European pig and dairy sectors. At the February agriculture council of ministers meeting … Continue reading

February 17, 2016 · Leave a comment

Should Waste Food be Fed to Pigs?

The need to reduce the environmental footprint of current systems of meat production is increasing. Strategies must be found to reduce the environmental impact of livestock products as their demand … Continue reading

December 10, 2015 · Leave a comment