Cairns Group Farm Leaders concerned over US agricultural subsidies

The Cairns Group Farm Leaders are deeply concerned by the United States (US) administration’s announcement that the US government will provide US$12 billion to...

Drought might impact European potato production

Based upon the latest North-Western European Potato Growers (NEPG) calculations the consumption potato area planted in the combined 5 North-Western European countries is 595...

What is weighing down the global farm tyre market?

The broader sluggishness in the farm equipment market continues to influence farm tyre sales globally. However, opportunities exist as global sales are likely to...

Building climate-resilient farming and forestry communities

Millions of small-scale farmers and foresters will be able to better protect their lands from the impacts of climate change and improve their livelihoods...

Lemons add a silver lining to SA citrus season

Lemons are the only silver lining to a season in which other citrus products from South Africa have had a hard time of it...

Seed-producing cooperatives improve access to quality seeds

A new study by the Access to Seeds Index, supported by Agence Française de Développement, the government of The Netherlands and AgriCord, evaluated over...

EU short-term outlook for poultry remains strong

Poultry production in the European Union (EU) rose by nearly 4% in the first quarter of the year due to fewer outbreaks of avian...

Protecting forests crucial for sustainability

Senior government officials from around the world gathered at the Food and Agricultural Organization (FAO) to focus on ways to step up global conservation...

Capespan launches Outspan Gems

Capespan has unveiled Outspan Gems, an extension of the group's iconic citrus brand, Outspan, which is to be used exclusively to brand soft citrus...

Dairy fat consumption expected to increase

Consumers’ preferences are influenced by the science on dairy fat and its impact on a healthy diet, the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development...