World News29/09/2014

In India encouraging results in the production of olive oil

At the moment the production is 100 tons but the will is to make Rajasthan a center specialized olive oil, thanks to the seven pilot companies that will become much more

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World News18/09/2014

Africa spends $35bn importing food annually

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World News18/09/2014

Greening dilemma for Scottish growers

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World News14/09/2014

China bought less olive oil in past months. Why?

European Union countries supply 90% of China’s imports. Imports of virgin olive oil have recorded season-on-season growth, increasing their share from 82% in 2010/11 to 84% in 2011/12 and 88% in 2012/13

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World News14/09/2014

Hepatitis A outbreak: Bulgarian blackberries and Polish redcurrants are the most common contaminated ingredients

As contaminated berries could still be circulating in the food chain, EFSA re-emphasises the need for enhanced surveillance, risk communication, vaccination and further research in the area of public health

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World News14/09/2014

Quality of U.S. diet shows modest improvement, but overall remains poor

Trend from 1999-2010 also shows widening disparities in diet quality between rich and poor

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World News11/09/2014

Globalization threatens benefits of an African ‘green revolution’

The term “green revolution” typically describes the use of agricultural innovations – such as the development of new seeds – to increase yields, particularly in developing countries

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World News31/08/2014

Public health risks of table eggs due to deterioration and development of pathogens

Efsa reccomended new studies on risk assessment exploring the effect of different temperatures of storage of eggs on the risk posed by egg borne pathogens such as S. Enteritidis, and to investigate the occurrence and control of microorganisms during industrial production of egg products

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World News31/08/2014

Gaza conflict costs agriculture and fisheries sector more than $100m

The food insecurity levels in Gaza were already at 57 per cent, and 40 per cent of the population were unemployed

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World News27/08/2014

New 10 acre algae farm breaks ground in Louisiana

Commercially-minded algae researchers working together with private industry for job training and new business opportunities

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World News08/08/2014

Olive oil produsers, it's time!

Olive Oil producers, Young Chefs and Indigenous Cooks, Food Bloggers and Foodies will work together to discover the very best Olive oils from the Southern Hemisphere & bring them together on the plate

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