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Food safety paramount as government intervenes firmly in meat supply chain

The Dutch government will implement firm and far-reaching measures to address and manage food safety risks in the meat supply ...

News item | 10-06-2014 | 13:08

The Netherlands and Denmark join forces for animal welfare in Europe

The Netherlands and Denmark will join forces to tighten EU regulations on animal welfare and to create a level playing field ...

News item | 21-05-2014 | 15:20

Europe wants to extend list of products without mandatory best-before date

A large majority of European Union Member States wants the European Commission to extend the list of products not requiring a ...

News item | 20-05-2014 | 15:01

'Remove best-before dates on pasta, rice and coffee'

Consumers throw out a lot of food for no good reason due to confusion about the best-before date. Pasta, rice and coffee ...

News item | 14-05-2014 | 13:03

Improved fish products for Indonesian consumers

Indonesia and The Netherlands are starting joint projects for improved and safer fish products for millions of Indonesian ...

News item | 23-04-2014 | 09:29

Dutch expertise to boost Chinese dairy sector

Dutch businesses will supply knowledge to innovate and boost Chinese milk production. During Chinese President Xi Jinping’s state ...

News item | 22-03-2014 | 17:30

Global approach to tackle elephant and rhino poaching

Dutch Minister for Agriculture Sharon Dijksma will make agreements with other countries to tackle elephant and rhino poaching. ...

News item | 13-02-2014 | 15:20

The Netherlands Partner Country at BioFach 2015

The Netherlands will be a partner country for BioFach 2015, to be held in Nuremberg from 11 to 14 February 2015. The announcement ...

News item | 12-02-2014 | 15:22

Wadden Sea Conference: balance between economy and ecology

The Dutch Minister for Agriculture Sharon Dijksma has signed a Ministerial Declaration with Denmark and Germany at the trilateral ...

News item | 06-02-2014 | 09:26

Netherlands and Germany tackle manure fraud

Minister for Agriculture Dijksma has made agreements with Germany to restrict manure fraud and combat the illegal trade in ...

News item | 18-01-2014 | 14:27