Market Digest: stories from around the world
Phelim O'Neill
Updates from Indonesia, Argentina, USA and France.
6 July 2022 News
France tightens labelling rules for plant-based 'meats'
The French are among the first to introduce such legislation in the EU, although similar rules have been previously passed for describing plant-based milk alternatives.
30 June 2022 News
Son of Claas founder passes away
Passing of the last shareholder of the second generation of the Claas family.
French man elected World Farmers’ Organisation president
The World Farmers’ Organisation (WFO) elected a new president on Wednesday.
9 June 2022 News
France using human urine as crop fertiliser
French agricultural researchers report that early trials using human urine as a fertiliser on crops are showing positive results.
14 May 2022 News
Grain Trends: tight supply continues to drive prices
Another surge in prices is beginning to widen the price gap between native cereals and imported grains.
11 May 2022 Markets
Dairy supply shortage to continue
The Dairy Industry Newsletter conference was on in London during the week and Jack Kennedy was over to soak up the messages.
8 May 2022 Global trade
Potato area expected to be down this year - IFA
IFA potato market report 04.05.22.
4 May 2022 Markets
Poor calf sales as livestock shipping remains cancelled
There has been poor trade at calf sales across the country as Stena Line cancels livestock shipping for another week.
13 April 2022 News
Dairy Trends: commodity trend continues the sharp upward curve
European prices are rising rapidly, much quicker than is happening in other parts of the world.
30 March 2022 News
How other EU governments are supporting farmers
France, Spain and Germany have announced various measures to support their farmers deal with the challenges brought about the war in Ukraine.
30 March 2022 News