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Trade Minister Todd McClay and EU Trade Commissioner Cecilia Malmström have agreed on the importance of working in the World Trade Organisation (WTO) towards reducing non-tariff barriers (NTBs), and reform of domestic support in agriculture.

Published in General News
Tuesday, 18 October 2016 07:55

Brexit angst for Irish farmers

Irish sheep and beef farmers are blaming Britain’s planned exit from the European Union (Brexit) for lower-than-normal prices for their stock.

Published in World News
Thursday, 06 October 2016 12:27

EU-NZ partnership agreement signed

New Zealand and the European Union (EU) today signed a Partnership Agreement for Relations and Cooperation (PARC).

Published in General News
Thursday, 06 October 2016 10:55

Europe cutting back milk production

More signs are emerging that European farmers are cutting back milk production.

Published in World News
Thursday, 06 October 2016 07:55

EU dairy exports boom

EU dairy exports rose 6% in May (22,000MT) vs the same month in the previous year.

Published in World News
Wednesday, 05 October 2016 12:55

The Polish are coming!

In what many would see as a classic case of exporting coals to Newcastle, the Polish meat industry is looking at New Zealand as a potential export market.

Published in General News
Wednesday, 05 October 2016 08:55

Irish anxious about Brexit

Brexit has thrown up huge uncertainty for farmers within and outside the European Union (EU), says the president of the Irish Farmers Association (IFA), Joe Healy.

Published in World News
Wednesday, 05 October 2016 07:55

Speed dating European style

It was like speed dating as meat sector participants from five countries met their Polish counterparts at a seminar in Warsaw, Poland, last month.

Published in General News
Tuesday, 20 September 2016 11:55

Genetic lessons show Ireland heads off NZ

Beef + Lamb NZ Genetics is looking at how Ireland improves herd genetics, in a bid to improve the way it delivers genetic information to NZ farmers.

Published in General News
Tuesday, 13 September 2016 12:34

Kiwi dairy ranks well with wary Russians

The fine milk and butter products of New Zealand have long had a good reputation in Russia. A journalist in central Russia, Nataliya Shkol'naya, sent Dairy News this exclusive, rare look into the ordinary citizen's view of dairy markets and embargoes.

Published in General News