World News26/05/2014

Irregular flowering in olive groves in Spain

The weather in the coming weeks will determine the extent of the crops but the situation is already compromised where it is harvested very late. The association Asaja calls for " prudence and caution"

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World News22/05/2014

Franciacorta sales grow in 2014

Italian sparkling wine region Franciacorta Consorzio has announced that overall global sales of Franciacorta wines have grown 7% in volume and 9% in value since the start of the year

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World News22/05/2014

European food is safe: pesticide residue adherence rates above 97% for third consecutive year

The report by EFSA’s Pesticide Unit is based on the analysis of more than 79,000 food samples carried out by national food authorities in 2011

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World News21/05/2014

Ionizing radiation to control foodborne pathogenic organisms in crustaceans

US FDA requires special labeling for irradiated food and food packaging

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World News16/05/2014

Scientific advice on use of Bacillus species in feed

Some strains produce toxins that can cause food-borne diseases in humans, producing symptoms such as diarrhoea, nausea, or vomiting

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World News16/05/2014

Pdo and Pgi on the web, new tools of the Italian food promotion and protection

The agreement was signed between the Ministry of agricultural, eBay and Aicig

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World News16/05/2014

Cava creates new single vineyard classification

This new classification gives cava producers the opportunity to gain recognition for those wines which are produced from a specific site or single estate within their vineyard

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World News05/05/2014

Wine and olive oil help you feel more European

The research, conducted on a sample of 6,000 people in six Countries of the EU, shows that a dinner inspired by the Mediterranean diet nourishes feelings pro-Europe

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World News05/05/2014

The extra virgin olive oil from Liguria, the real one

Thanks to the Benedictines we had the first quality olive oil, from Taggiasca and Gentile, cultivated in their monastery of S. Maria del Canneto in Taggia

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World News05/05/2014

Marsala Vs Vernaccia. The charm of the competition for the first DOC

Every detail historical and cultural heritage is fundamental in marketing strategies. And so break out the "provincialism" claiming primates of all kinds should discern their own wine from all the others

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World News05/05/2014

The diversity of European agriculture at the heart of EU policies

The new Common Agricultural Policy (CAP) for the period 2014-2020 recognises and bases its implementation in the wide diversification of the European agriculture across the EU

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World News05/05/2014

Italy says no to GM crops

"Our aim is to provide more autonomy of choice to the single states in regard to the GMOs" This declared the Minister of agricultural food and forestry policies, Maurizio Martina

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World News05/05/2014

California wine shipments rise

California wine shipments within the US were 215m cases in 2013, up 3% from the previous year, with an estimated retail value of $23.1bn, up 5%, according to the California Wine Institute

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