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Ghana-Togo sign MoU for food security
27 November, 2014
Ghana and Togo have signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) to work together in agriculture, aquaculture and fisheries to provide food adequacy and security to the West African sub-region....
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BRF opens $160m factory in Kizad, Abu Dhabi
Wednesday, November 26, 2014 Frozen foods producer BRF, responsible for brands such as Sadia, has opened a $160m (Dh588m) factory at Kizad in Abu Dhabi....

Lebanon orders shutdown of six dairies owing to food safety violations
Wednesday, November 26, 2014 Lebanon is to shutdown six dairy factories that produce Labneh after their product samples failed health safety tests....

Nellson to acquire nutritional and snack bars maker Le Groupe Multibar
Tuesday, November 25, 2014 US-based nutritional bars and functional powder products manufacturer Nellson Nutraceutical is to acquire Le Groupe Multibar, nutritional and snack bars producer, for an undisclosed amount....

UAE’s Abraaj increases bid to acquire Egypt’s Bisco Misr
Tuesday, November 25, 2014 UAE-based Abraaj investment management has increased its offer to $127.9m for the acquisition of 100% shares of Egyptian confectionary producer Bisco Misr....

Teagasc and Glanbia Ingredients Ireland launch initiative for sustainable farming
Monday, November 24, 2014 Teagasc and Glanbia Ingredients Ireland (GII) have unveiled the new Kildalton open source sustainable farm initiative at the National Dairy Conference, which will demonstrate best practices...

Yili to invest $327m on four New Zealand dairy projects
Monday, November 24, 2014 China and New Zealand have partnered to unveil the Yili Oceania Production Base, which is the first in a series of cooperation projects between the two countries and will cost Yili around $20m....

JBS Australia acquires Primo Group for $1.45bn
Friday, November 21, 2014 JBS Australia has completed the $1.45bn acquisition of Primo Group, the largest antipodean producer of ham, bacon and small...

Scotland warns of losses in mackerel processing sector
Friday, November 21, 2014 The Scottish processing industry has warned that it might lose fish stocks to nearby countries ahead of next year's European Commission total allowable catch (TAC), which will discussed...

Japan to assist Afghanistan in strengthening food security
Thursday, November 20, 2014 The Japanese Government, the UN’s Food and Agriculture Organisation (FAO) and the Islamic Republic of Afghanistan are to work on a new project to enhance the resilience and livelihoods of...

Nations join forces to tackle malnutrition
Thursday, November 20, 2014 More than 170 countries have come together to work towards adopting recommendations on policies and investments to help eradicate malnutrition by ensuring that all people have access to...


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Anton Paar Releases New Alcohol Measurement Devices for Microdistilleries
Monday, November 24, 2014 by Anton Paar Anton Paar has released a new series of attractively priced digital alcohol meters, which will pay for themselves in a very short time, even at the smallest...

East European Food Wholesaler Expands Business Using Ishida Weigher
Monday, November 24, 2014 by Ishida Europe Germany-based East European food wholesaler Monolith Fleisch und Teigwaren now uses Ishida mulithead weighing technology, enabling the company to substantially increase its output and embark on...

TOMRA's New Modus Size Grader to be Unveiled at INTERPOM Exhibition
Friday, November 21, 2014 by TOMRA Sorting Food TOMRA Sorting Food is set to unveil its latest Modus size grader at INTERPOM | PRIMEURS (booth 110) in Kortrijk Xpo, Belgium, from 23-25...

TOMRA to Demonstrate New User Interface for Halo Optical Sorter at Interpom
Friday, November 21, 2014 by TOMRA Sorting Food TOMRA Sorting Food will showcase its brand new user interface design for the Halo optical sorter at the 17th edition of INTERPOM | PRIMEURS, taking place in Kortrijk Xpo, Belgium, from 23-25...

Perten Instruments' Grain Moisture Meter Receives Approval for Four More Countries
Tuesday, November 18, 2014 by Perten Instruments Perten Instruments' AM 5200 grain moisture meter has been approved for official moisture payment analysis use in Serbia, Croatia, Romania and...

Euro Pumps Introduces New Zero Downtime Exchange Program
Tuesday, November 11, 2014 by Euro Pumps Euro Pumps has introduced its new Zero Downtime Exchange Program, a maintenance offer that is open to all Euro Pumps customers, providing the following...

TOMRA to Showcase Six Sorting and Peeling Machines at INTERPOM PRIMEURS
Tuesday, November 11, 2014 by TOMRA Sorting Food TOMRA Sorting Food will be presenting six sorting and peeling machines at the 17th INTERPOM | PRIMEURS exhibition, taking place in Kortrijk Xpo, Belgium from 23-25...

Jenkins Labels Produces Labels for Goodbuzz Brewing Products
Monday, November 10, 2014 by Jenkins Labels Jenkins Labels was chosen to produce five compelling, stand-out labels for Goodbuzz Brewing's new naturally carbonated...

TOMRA Sorting and Prologis Open New Facility in Slovakia
Monday, November 03, 2014 by TOMRA Sorting Food TOMRA Sorting Solutions and Prologis, a worldwide leader in industrial real estate, today celebrated the grand opening of a 12,600m², BREEAM-certified, build-to-suit facility in Slovakia that...

TOMRA Sorting to Showcase Latest Frozen Fruit and Vegetable Processor at PACK Expo
Friday, October 31, 2014 by TOMRA Sorting Food TOMRA Sorting will demonstrate its Blizzard free-fall sorter for the individually quick frozen (IQF) vegetable and fruit processing market at PACK Expo, from Booth 7529, located in the...


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