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Scientists launch heat-resistant bean varieties in Ethiopia
27 March, 2015
Scientists from the Consultative Group for International Agricultural Research (CGIAR) in Ethiopia have developed a new breed of bean seed that can survive in high...
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Taiwan clears more than 300 food items feared to be radiation contaminated
Friday, March 27, 2015 Taiwan's Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has cleared around 300 food products that had been imported under false pretenses from areas near the Fukushima Dai-ichi nuclear power...

UAE to implement stricter food safety law
Thursday, March 26, 2015 The UAE Federal National Council (FNC) has approved a new draft law that will help strengthen the country's food...

UK MPs recommend ban on fast-food joints in hospitals
Thursday, March 26, 2015 UK MP’s have urged NHS to play its part in controlling obesity, by banning fast-food outlets from...

Innovate UK’s £16m support to 25 innovative projects to boost agriculture
Wednesday, March 25, 2015 The UK Government and industry will be providing over 70 businesses and universities funding of around £16m to aid in the development of business ideas, and to boost...

Kraft Foods might be acquired by Brazil’s 3G Capital
Wednesday, March 25, 2015 US-based food and beverage company Kraft Foods Group might soon be acquired by Brazilian private equity firm 3G Capital, which acquired ketchup maker HJ Heinz for $23.2bn two years...

Russia contemplates ban on fruit imports from Serbia
Tuesday, March 24, 2015 The Russian food safety watchdog has said that it might consider banning all fruit imports from Serbia if it does not control illegal...

USDA developing bird flu vaccine
Tuesday, March 24, 2015 In light of bird flu outbreaks in eight states, including Arkansas and Washington state, the US Department of Agriculture (USDA) has started work on the development of a new vaccine to...

China imposes ban on salmon from three Norway counties
Monday, March 23, 2015 China has imposed a ban on whole head-on salmon from three Norwegian counties amid concerns that viruses carried by the products could threaten its fish farming...

FDA gives clearance to Simplot’s Innate potato variety
Monday, March 23, 2015 The JR Simplot Company has completed the Food and Drug Administration's (FDA) food and feed safety consultation for its first generation of Innate potato...

South Africa’s Pioneer Foods eyes acquisitions in five African countries
Friday, March 20, 2015 South African food and beverage company Pioneer Foods is considering acquisitions in at least five more African...


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Bruker Introduces Enhanced Wine-Profiling Solution Based on NMR
Thursday, March 26, 2015 by Bruker BioSpin The second-generation module of the FoodScreener for wine profiling allows easy and cost-efficient NMR-based wine...

Bruker Launches FoodScreener Module for Comprehensive NMR-based Profiling of Honey
Wednesday, March 25, 2015 by Bruker BioSpin The new NMR screening solution specifically for the analysis of honey is the latest module of Bruker's FoodScreener product line, which will be released in...

Nederman MikroPul Pty Announces Change in Company Operations
Wednesday, March 25, 2015 by Nederman MikroPul Pty Ltd Nederman MikroPul Pty has announced a change in company operations in a statement from managing direction Brian...

MAGNATTACK Global to Exhibit at Auspack 2015
Friday, March 20, 2015 by Magnattack™ Global MAGNATTACK Global will be exhibiting their range of high grade magnetic separation solutions at the Auspack Convention on 24-27 March 2015....

MINOX to Attend Propak Vietnam 2015
Friday, March 20, 2015 by MINOX MINOX will be attending Propak Vietnam 2015 from 31 March-2 April...

Ernest Fleming Attending Auspack 2015
Thursday, March 19, 2015 by Ernest Fleming Ernest Fleming is exhibiting at Auspack 2015 from 24-27 March 2015 at the Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Centre in Australia....

Hiperbaric Reveals Growth of HPP Technology
Thursday, March 19, 2015 by Hiperbaric High-Pressure Processing (HPP) technology is continuing to grow on a worldwide...

Antibiotics Resistance Concerns Fuels Global Increase in Drug Residue Testing in Honey
Wednesday, March 04, 2015 by Randox Food Diagnostics Growing worldwide concern about human resistance to antibiotics is driving an increase in drug residue testing in honey products, according to Randox Food...

Optimise your Processing with Tomra Sorting Food at Anuga Foodtec
Wednesday, March 04, 2015 by TOMRA Sorting Food A visit to TOMRA Sorting's booth at Anuga FoodTec could pay dividends for food processors looking to boost efficiency and production....

TOMRA Sorting Food's QVision and Falcon Swoop into CFIA
Friday, February 27, 2015 by TOMRA Sorting Food TOMRA Sorting Food is to show food processors how they can tick all the boxes for food safety, quality and optimal production at this year's Cfia trade show....


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