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The Andalusian Government has petitioned the EU to improve the functioning of the food chain by eliminating unfair commercial practices, including value-sharing mechanisms and increasing market tra

Although the Netherlands is a country which imports more than it exports, it is the fourth largest exporter of fresh fruit in the world, primarily serving the role of distributor country.

Most EU sugar beet producing countries expect above-average yields and sugar contents.

Simpler rules and a more flexible approach are the proposals of the European Commission on "The Future of Food and Farming", which aims to draw up a road map for the future of the EU’s Common Agric

To reduce the 88 million tons of food being wasted each year in the EU, a multi-country panel of experts has been set up to share knowledge with consumers, producers and retailers.

EU agri-food exports remained high in September 2017 at €11.7 billion.

Hans Liekens, a 24-year veteran of Europe’s produce industry, has joined Fall Creek Farm & Nursery Europe, S.L.U. as Commercial Manager for Europe, the Middle East and Africa.

In contrast with other food products, the average price of fruit and vegetables in the EU fell during the year between August 2016 and August 2017.

The EU has approved fifty-two new programmes to promote EU agrifood products worldwide, setting aside a budget of over €130 million.

The Valencian Farmers’ Association (AVA-ASAJA) has expressed its concern at an EU ruling that declares it illegal to sell products at a loss.

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