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Bleker: Trade leads to economic growth and prosperity

In 2011 the value of Dutch exports was 72.8 billion euros, up from 66.6 billion euros in 2010. This means that the Netherlands is ...

News item | 14-02-2012 | 14:43

Schmallenberg virus now confirmed at 3 cattle farms, 88 sheep farms and 5 goat farms

Minister for Agriculture and Foreign Trade Henk Bleker has notified the House of Representatives that the Netherlands Food and ...

News item | 09-02-2012 | 15:39

Notification obligation for Schmallenberg virus expanded

As of Thursday 2 February 2012, the notification obligation for the Schmallenberg virus has been expanded to include all cases of ...

News item | 01-02-2012 | 16:28

Schmallenberg virus found in two calves

For the first time in the Netherlands, the Schmallenberg virus has been detected in calves. The virus has to date (23 januari ...

News item | 23-01-2012 | 16:29

Agricultural exports on the rise

Agricultural exports continued to rise in 2011 in spite of a downturn in 2010 as a result of the 2009 economic crisis. The total ...

News item | 20-01-2012 | 15:40

Schmallenberg virus now on 55 sheep farms and 2 goat farms

The Dutch Food and Consumer Product Safety Authority (NVWA) has to date received reports from 204 farms of symptoms that could ...

News item | 13-01-2012 | 16:46

New confirmed cases of Schmallenberg virus in the Netherlands

Dutch Minister for Agriculture and Foreign Trade, Dr Henk Bleker, explained in a letter to the House of Representatives that the ...

News item | 05-01-2012 | 16:16

Schmallenberg virus at 27 sheep farms

30-12-2011: The Dutch Food and Consumer Product Safety Authority (NVWA) has received reports of symptoms of the Schmallenberg ...

News item | 30-12-2011 | 16:00

More holdings with congenital malformations in lambs

The Animal Health Service in the Netherlands (Gezondheidsdienst voor Dieren, or GD) is currently aware of 30 sheep farms where ...

News item | 21-12-2011 | 16:32

Convenant for slaughter without stunning ready in three months

Dutch Minister for Agriculture and Foreign Trade, Henk Bleker, has informed the Senate about how he wishes to improve the welfare ...

News item | 20-12-2011 | 20:21