All news articles for January 2017

Black top milk bottles are heading to UK dairy shelves in the spring as part of the Enjoy Milk campaign.

Black top Enjoy Milk to launch in spring

By Jim Cornall

The Free Range Milk Marketing Board (FRMMB), representing a group of more than 700 dairy farmers in the UK, has launched a new campaign.

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Portugal to trial origin labelling for milk

By Niamh Michail

Portugal will go ahead with compulsory origin labelling on milk, cheese and other dairy products, the country's minister for agriculture confirmed this week.

Qlip CEO Jan Bobbink and His Majesty King Willem-Alexander open the new Qlip dairy lab in Zutphen, the Netherlands.

Dutch Qlip dairy lab opens

By Jim Cornall

Qlip’s new dairy laboratory in Zutphen, the Netherlands, has been officially opened by the King of the Netherlands.

The fact that Tajikistan is 93% mountainous makes agriculture in the country challenging. The ADB is providing a grant to the country to look at boosting dairy production. Pic: ©iStock/aggey

ADB grant to help fund study on boosting dairy production in Tajikistan

By Jim Cornall

The Asian Development Bank (ADB) is providing a $500,000 technical assistance grant to prepare a feasibility study for a proposed project to improve food security in Tajikistan by boosting dairy production while making the industry more resilient to climate...