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New logistic structure OPO VENETO

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The new logistics structure installed in Lusia ( Rovigo province ) will be inaugurated on October 5.This structure will enable a significant improvement of operations and will allow increased throughout the Lusia region,developing region where they grow more than 50 different products, especially salads PGI.....
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Argentina: Customs officers will paralyse exports again

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The Argentinian Customs Staff Union (Supara) will resume its protests, suspended last week, due to the lack of progress in the negotiations for the wage guidelines.Customs workers will halt all activity on ports between 1 and 5 October, preventing any boats from being able to depart.According to reports,.....
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Storex gets Chinese order for CA storage of Fuji apples

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Haisheng group has given Storex/FRT an order for supplying a sizeable hyper modern CA project for storing Fuji apples. The Shaanxi Haisheng Fresh Fruit Juice Co. LTD is located in Xian in China and is known as the largest producer of apple juice concentrate in the world. The Haisheng Fresh Fruit Juice Co......
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US (AK): Warm spell helps salvage harvest

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Gardeners and farmers around the Interior have pretty much shut down for the winter after a cool, rainy, and for many, disappointing growing season. Some growers salvaged a decent yield by diversifying their crops – and taking advantage of a late-season warm spell to do some last-minute harvesting.Most.....
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Spain: Almeria surpasses 2,330 million Euro in horticultural exports

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José Manuel Ortiz, territorial delegate of Agriculture, Fisheries and Environment, announced that the Government of Andalusia will make a special effort to deal in a "speedy and efficient" manner with most of the requests submitted by growers in Almeria for access to the aid funds approved by the European.....
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AU: Direct selling and sourcing fruit, vegetables locally good for profit margins

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Vegetable growers and grocers around the central west of New South Wales say that buying and selling local is good for profit margins.Whether it's farmers direct selling, or grocers vertically integrating, keeping the supply chain and logistics local is cutting costs.Co-owner of green grocer Agrestic Grocer.....
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Rwanda: Farmers facing difficulties in selling local goods to supermarkets

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Munyantwali, a successful farmer and fresh produce wholesaler from Nyagatare, is looking for buyers of his hybrid mangoes and beans. When the supermarket's boss, finally meets Munyatwali, he just looks at the farmer's mangoes, shakes his head and dismisses him, saying the supermarket cannot do business with.....
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Ukraine: Prices of vegetables are going up

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Fruit and vegetable price index for the fourth week of September (from 22 to 26 September) has increased by 7.2% after a decline of 12.5% over the previous three weeks of the month. Thus, the price of fresh produce is rising again in Ukraine due to the end of distribution of seasonal products, and the.....
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Peru pursues more direct export opportunities

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The relevancy of native Peruvian products continues to expand on an international level and, if good weather persists, shows no sign of slowing down.As reported by the Ministry of Agriculture and Irrigation (MINAGRI) in September, non-traditional agricultural exports had a 27% increase for the first half of.....
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Caribbean facing self-sufficiency and food security issues

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The Caribbean has achieved 10 percent food security and self-sufficiency, according to Arlington Chesney, executive director of the Caribbean Agricultural Research and Development Institute (CARDI). The target for the region is 25 percent, he told the T&T Guardian.Speaking in an interview after the.....
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Nigerian government looking to expand airport infrastructure

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Nigeria, a country of 170 million people that has no national airline, is in talks with private investors about setting up a new flag-carrier as it expands airport infrastructure, Aviation Minister Osita Chidoka said.Nigeria will spend about $2 billion over four years on rebuilding old airport terminals and.....
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Spain: Already possible to withdraw peppers from market at 0.44 Euro/kilo

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This Tuesday, ASAJA-Almeria took part in the meeting held at the Spanish Ministry of Agriculture to discuss the details of the new regulations with exceptional measures planned by the EU to help fruit and vegetable producers affected by the Russian veto. The regulation, which was due to be published on 23.....
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India: Deal in fair manner or face action

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Taking a serious stance in connection with Marketing Act violations committed by some commission agents, chairman of Solan Agriculture Produce Marketing Committee (APMC) Ramesh Thakur has asked traders to deal in a fair manner. Failing to do so would mean that licences would be cancelled, for the greater.....
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Caribbean Court of Justice to protect traders of goods and services

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Traders of goods and services will have protection from the Caribbean Court of Justice (CCJ), under the Caricom Regional Integration Electronic Public Procurement System, being developed across the region.According to Ivor Carryl, programme manager for the Caricom Single Market and Economy at the Caricom.....
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Funds needed to expand fruitful research

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Some hint of the degree of agricultural research Australia will be needing over the next few decades comes in a funding call from Horticulture Australia for practical research in 2015 for fruit and vegetable production.Horticulture Australia (HAL) is the national body for co-ordinating research and.....
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Kenya: Door closes on duty free exports to EU

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October 1 2014 marked the end of a 30 year long standing trade arrangement between Kenya and Europe where exports from Kenya were not subject to customs duties in Europe. This duty free entry was made possible under trade arrangements extended to Kenya in the context of the preferential trade arrangement.....
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US: Ag interests urge science-based standards for EU trade negotiations

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Several agriculture groups reiterated their priorities for removing trade barriers to U.S. goods in the European Union during the seventh round of Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership (T-TIP) negotiations at the National 4-H Youth Conference Center in Chevy Chase, Maryland.Frances Smith, and.....
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AU: Prime Minister Tony Abbott pledges to ensure food industry booms

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Tony Abbott says he will do everything he can “humanly” do to ensure Australia’s food industry can “prosper and succeed”.The Prime Minister told industry leaders at the Australian Food and Grocery Council forum yesterday “thousands” were looking to the food industry to “make their mark and their.....
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India: Ludhiana to get its own food processing unit

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The Indian Institute of Crop Processing Technology (IICPT) will open its centre of food processing unit in Ludhiana on the campus of Punjab Agricultural University (PAU), announced union minister for food processing industry Harsimrat Kaur Badal on Friday.Badal was in the city for the national seminar on.....
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Cypriot and Iranian Chamber of Commerce sign memorandum of cooperation

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The Chambers of Commerce of Iran and Cyprus signed on Friday a memorandum of cooperation, in a bid to give a new impetus to the business ties between the two countries.The memorandum, signed in Nicosia, by the Presidents of the two chambers paves the way for a Cypriot trade mission in Iran, headed by Cyprus.....
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