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Extra funds for nature conservation in the Caribbean Netherlands

Minister for Agriculture Dijksma has earmarked EUR 7.5 million for nature conservation in the Caribbean Netherlands. Uses of the ...

News item | 24-04-2013 | 11:38

Measures to combat bird flu

Minister for Agriculture Sharon Dijksma will work with the poultry sector to achieve a structural reduction in the number of ...

News item | 10-04-2013 | 09:13

European agriculture policy greener and more effective

'The EU Agriculture Ministers have reached agreement on the new European agriculture policy and priority will be given to ...

News item | 21-03-2013 | 14:19

Major investigation into use and trade of horsemeat

The Netherlands Food and Consumer Product Safety Authority (Nederlandse Voedsel- en Warenautoriteit - NVWA) is conducting a major ...

News item | 14-02-2013 | 22:47

Agricultural exports rise to €75 billion

Dutch agricultural exports rose again last year. Agricultural exports grew by €3.2 billion, from €72.2 billion Euros in 2011 to ...

News item | 17-01-2013 | 16:05

EU: More fisheries to use innovative "pulse trawl" system

More Dutch fisheries can make use of a pulse trawl, an innovative type of fishing gear for catching sole and plaice. An agreement ...

News item | 24-10-2012 | 15:46

Bleker and Cioloş agree on EU agriculture policy greening

A recent meeting between Dutch Minister for Agriculture and Foreign Trade, Henk Bleker, and European Commissioner for Agriculture ...

News item | 24-09-2012 | 13:36

Investment in green city good for health and healthcare budget

Savings of 65 million can be made in the healthcare budget by developing more green spaces in urban areas. More green spaces can ...

News item | 16-05-2012 | 16:14

Definitive proposal nature restoration measures Westerscheldt

Henk Bleker, Minister for Agriculture and Foreign Trade, has sent a proposal to the European Commission for nature restoration in ...

News item | 13-04-2012 | 10:31

Kelpen-Oler bird flu restricted zone lifted

The restrictions imposed in connection with the low-pathogenic (mild) avian influenza detected on a turkey farm in Kelpen-Oler ...

News item | 10-04-2012 | 12:38