World News28/02/2015

Spanish olive oil system near to the crack?

The Mfao futures market forced to become a financial instrument. Deoleo announces a loss of 74 million euro in 2014 due to sales below cost. Also decreased turnover, below the 800 million euro

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World News14/02/2015

Olive oil business is growing every year in United States

Two decades ago, US olive oil imports accounted for almost 30% of the world total. Now, they account for more than 38%

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World News10/02/2015

"We Olive" keeping hearts happy

All 15 We Olive locations across the country are participating in fundraising activities for the association while providing educational support and information about the importance of a healthy diet including the health benefits of olive oil

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World News10/02/2015

World Expo can give new impetus to efforts to eradicate hunger

"Milan Charter" will help spur global dialogue on pivotal role of hunger and malnutrition in sustainable development

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World News08/02/2015

Ireland first EU state allowed to export bovine products to the US market

Ireland’s government announced that it will be the first EU state to export beef to the United States in more than 15 years

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World News08/02/2015

Antibiotic-resistant E. coli detected on Vancouver farmers’ market produce

UBC researchers have detected antibiotic-resistant E. coli bacteria on lettuce from several Vancouver farmers’ markets.

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World News08/02/2015

Climate change impacts on irrigation demand and reservoir evaporation

The study evaluated irrigation water requirements for the second half of the 20th century and, as compared to projected demand for the second half of the 21st century, found that net irrigation water requirements in the West may be six percent higher

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World News14/01/2015

California Olive Ranch acquires Lucini Italia Olive Oil

The combined share makes them the fourth largest brand in the country with 4.45 % of US retail sales. The combined company will have revenues in excess of $80,000,000 in 2015

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World News14/01/2015

New Zealand wineries increase profitability again in 2014

This run comes despite concerns over the impact of oversupply, high levels of external debt, the financial crisis and the turbulent bulk market

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World News12/01/2015

Mexican energy reform will allow country to reduce dependence on fertilizer and imports of staple foods

After decades of underinvestment, Mexico’s natural gas pipeline network faces severe limitations in capacity and geographical coverage; consequently, the country is facing limitations in meeting domestic demand and dependency on imports of both nitrogen fertilizers and staple foods, according to a new policy paper from Rice University’s Baker Institute for Public Policy

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World News14/12/2014

Asaja defends the supply of olive oil "without undue price pressures"

After the record 2013-14 campaign where more than 1.7 million tons were produced in Spain, nearly 752,000 in Jaén, is expected to harvest is "very short" with 780,000 tons in all the country and 270,000 in the province

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World News14/12/2014

The Turkish extra virgin olive to 3.5 euro per liter threatens exports

Olive growers and bottlers are launching the same warning: the risk is to lose market share in the United States, China, Japan and Saudi Arabia. Called for government intervention

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World News13/12/2014

EU countries get more latitude on the cultivation o f GMOs

The draft directive reflects an agreement reached between the Italian presidency and representatives of the European Parliament and the European Commission on 3 December

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World News13/12/2014

A new great-tasting, high-nutrient red potato variety: AmaRosa

The most-eaten U.S. vegetable, phytonutrient-rich potatoes can have a strong impact on human health

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World News13/12/2014

Over 97% of foods in European Union contain pesticide residues within legal limits

The report is based on the analysis of almost 79,000 food samples carried out by 27 EU Member States, Iceland and Norway

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