German farm minister 'optimistic' Mercosur deal can be done
Declan O’Brien
A trade agreement between Brazil and Brussels grows nearer, as Europe looks to support the new government of Lula da Silva.
18 January 2023 News
Investors demanding food system change
Farming can support food companies reduce environmental impacts but processors must build reward structures.
4 January 2023 News
UK agriculture minister in Brazil
A new administration takes over in Brazil with environment protection high on its agenda and the UK minister in attendance to “strengthen co-operation”.
Major loophole in deforestation plan puts European producers at a disadvantage
Regulation looks like another blow for the embattled poultry industry.
14 December 2022 News
What EU deforestation law will mean for Mercosur exporters
EU legislation on deforestation will present huge problems for the big Brazilian beef exporters.
14 December 2022 News
EU deforestation regulation a ‘death knell’ for Mercosur beef - MEP
A move by the European Parliament and the European Council should put an end to any prospects of beef imports from South America, says MEP Billy Kelleher.
6 December 2022 News
EU to ban import of beef produced on deforested lands
An agreement has been reached between the European Parliament and Council on imports and deforestation.
6 December 2022 News