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While the EDA didn't mention the possibility of the UK remaining part of the EU, its letter did consider an extension to Brexit beyond the March 29 deadline. Pic: ©Getty Images/Issaurinko

EDA concerned over Brexit dairy ‘crisis’

By Jim Cornall

With a potential no-deal Brexit possible in 10 days, the European Dairy Association (EDA) has expressed concern over the potential impact on the European dairy industry.

Phil Hogan will be one of the speakers at the INTL FCStone Financial's EU Dairy Outlook and Educational Forum in Dublin, Ireland, September 6 and 7, 2018.

Hogan to be keynote speaker at EU Dairy Outlook Forum

By Jim Cornall

INTL FCStone Inc. has announced Phil Hogan, European Commissioner for Agriculture and Rural Development, will be the keynote speaker at INTL FCStone Financial's EU Dairy Outlook and Educational Forum at the Aviva Stadium in Dublin, Ireland on September...

The EU is Japan's second biggest trade partner. Pic: ©Getty Images/Ruskpp

Dairy boost from EU-Japan trade deal

By Jim Cornall

The European dairy industry could benefit with a boost in exports of up to 215% after the signing of the EU-Japan Economic Partnership Agreement (EPA).

Dairy UK and the European Dairy Association have emphasized the importance of dairy in Breixt negotiations. Pic: ©Getty Images/pavlinec/Irina_Qiwi

Brexit could hurt dairy in UK and Europe, EDA and Dairy UK say

By Jim Cornall

With less than a year to go until Brexit, Dairy UK and the European Dairy Association (EDA) have jointly developed a ‘Future UK-EU Dairy Framework’ setting out the outcomes the dairy sector hopes to be achieved in the current negotiations between the...

The new guidelines document from the EDA includes an explanation of terms and sample scenarios for dairy producers. Pic: ©Getty Images/reportman1985

EDA issues guidelines on Voluntary Origin Labelling

By Jim Cornall

The European Dairy Association (EDA) has issued its sectorial Guidelines for the voluntary indication of the origin of dairy products as an industry reference in the implementation of the new rules laid down in the EU Commission Implementing Regulation...

The adoption of the cheese guidelines will be a major step for food safety, according to ASSIFONTE chair, Ludwig Rupp. Pic:©GettyImages/ffolas

EU approves EDA and ASSIFONTE cheese guidelines

By Jim Cornall

The European Union has adopted European Dairy Association (EDA) guidelines for cheese that the association says are a major step for food safety, consumer protection and product quality in the EU.