Agriculture, fishing - Mynewsdesk Mynewsdesk news feed directly from the source Agriculture, fishing - Mynewsdesk 128 23 15 Müller confirms details of volatility beating option for farmers Wed, 18 Apr 2018 10:11:00 +0100 Müller Milk & Ingredients has confirmed details of a new initiative designed to help British dairy farmers manage the impact of extreme farm gate milk price volatility. Muller Müller places food service delivery operation under review Tue, 17 Apr 2018 16:01:27 +0100 A food service delivery operation supplying fresh milk and other products to 3,000 non-residential customers in England and Wales which is suffering losses of around £5m per annum, is to be reviewed by Müller Milk & Ingredients. Muller Kongsberg Digital: New KONGSBERG Simulator Meets Training Demand for Sustainable Fisheries Tue, 20 Mar 2018 07:30:00 +0000 Kongsberg Digital has signed a contract with Lofoten Vocational School for development and delivery of a complete new K-Sim® Fishery Simulator with fish finding and fish catching applications. The simulator will be based on sophisticated KONGSBERG K-Sim simulation technology and market-leading Kongsberg Maritime (SIMRAD) professional fishery equipment... Saltwater Stone Müller targets new segments of yogurt category Tue, 13 Mar 2018 09:00:00 +0000 Müller has announced two new yogurt products as it continues to develop, manufacture and market a new generation of branded yogurt and desserts products. Muller Kongsberg Maritime: KONGSBERG to Detail the ‘Digital Ocean’ at Oceanology International 2018 Wed, 07 Mar 2018 15:00:00 +0000 Kongsberg Maritime’s Oceanology International 2018 (Oi18) stand (D600) will be dedicated to the “Digital Ocean”, a concept that harmonises data flow and processing from the seabed to the office. The Digital Ocean is enabled by the combination of KONGSBERG’s leading underwater technology for the collection of data, the interconnectivity to distribute the data and the final digital... Saltwater Stone Müller cuts sugar by 13.5% Tue, 06 Mar 2018 09:30:00 +0000 Müller has achieved a 13.5% reduction in total sugar, equalling 1759 tonnes, since 2015, according to new data published by the company. Muller Apiary opportunities for busy beekeepers Mon, 05 Mar 2018 14:41:38 +0000 Beekeepers in the North East are being invited to take part in a Northumbria University research project exploring the difference between the plants favoured by city and country bees. Northumbria University Cox Powertrain - Allt för sjön, Stockholm: Diesel Power AB Presenteras som Sveriges Distributör för Powertrains Reverlutionerande Dieselutombordsmotorer Fri, 02 Mar 2018 10:42:08 +0000 British Marine Diesel Innovator Cox Powertrain har presenterat Diesel Power AB som svensk distributör för deras lätta men högeffektiva utombordsmotorer. Saltwater Stone Cox Powertrain - Stockholm International Boat Show: Diesel Power AB announced as Swedish Distributor for Cox Powertain's Diesel Outboard Engines Fri, 02 Mar 2018 08:30:00 +0000 British marine diesel innovator Cox Powertrain has announced Diesel Power AB as the Swedish distributor for its high powered, low weight diesel outboard engines, the first of which, the CXO300, will be launched later this year. Saltwater Stone Müller to drive down plastic use by acquiring milk packaging capabilities Thu, 01 Mar 2018 09:51:29 +0000 Müller, Britain’s biggest producer of fresh milk, butter, cream, yogurt and desserts, has confirmed its intention to acquire the capability to manufacture its own fresh milk packaging in the UK. Muller Bioeconomy Innovation needs Researchers to Communicate Wed, 28 Feb 2018 00:01:00 +0000 The BeBizBlueprint report from the EU funded CommBeBiz project calls for researchers to become Ambassadors for and champions of the Bioeconomy and a more sustainable world Minerva Communications ACR Electronics and Ocean Signal: ACR Electronics and Ocean Signal Work with Commercial Fishing Operators to Meet Deadline for Installation of Float-Free Distress Beacons Tue, 27 Feb 2018 16:31:26 +0000 ACR Electronics, Inc. and Ocean Signal are working with commercial fishing operators in New Zealand to help them comply to new safety regulations that require the installation of float-free EPIRBs (Emergency Position Indicating Radio Beacons) on fishing boats. Saltwater Stone Antimicrobial resistance research captured in a winning image Wed, 21 Feb 2018 14:29:00 +0000 The winning image titled ‘It’s what’s inside that counts’ of CommBeBiz’s 2018 Photo Competition depicts the potential of the human microbiome to fight antimicrobial resistance Minerva Communications YANMAR - Miami International Boat Show: YANMAR Announces Innovative Products and New Solutions Through Partners and Acquisitions Thu, 15 Feb 2018 14:30:00 +0000 YANMAR launches world’s smallest common rail inboard marine diesel engine, higher horsepower in mid-range series and expansion of joystick controls, and introduces strengthened industry position through strategic growth. Saltwater Stone Farmageddon in Pictures: A ‘bite-sized’ guide to how our food choices are damaging the planet and what you can do to help Thu, 08 Feb 2018 10:44:00 +0000 Farmageddon in Pictures sets out clearly and simply the fascinating yet terrifying worldwide investigation by best-selling author and Compassion in World Farming CEO Philip Lymbery. He takes readers across the world – from the UK, Europe, and the USA, to China, Argentina, Peru and Mexico – to reveal some of the food industry’s best kept secrets. Minerva Communications Farmer-owned Arla Foods and Yeo Valley announce partnership on liquid milk, butter and cheese Thu, 08 Feb 2018 07:00:00 +0000 Arla Foods Limited will acquire Yeo Valley Dairies Limited, a subsidiary of the Yeo Valley Group Limited. The transaction will give the farmer-owned dairy cooperative the rights to use the Yeo Valley brand in milk, butter, spreads and cheese under an intellectual property licence with Yeo Valley. Arla Foods Amba Introducing Müllerlight Fruitopolis with 0% added sugar Tue, 06 Feb 2018 09:18:27 +0000 Müller has reformulated its Müllerlight Fruitopolis range, so that it now includes 0% added sugar*. Muller New paperback reveals how world’s most iconic wildlife species are pushed to extinction by demand for cheap meat Fri, 02 Feb 2018 15:14:00 +0000 New paperback, Dead Zone: Where the Wild Things Were, takes readers on a tour of some of the world’s most iconic species to expose how cheap meat is a key factor in pushing them to the brink of extinction. Minerva Communications Report Uppsala Health Summit: 100 years after the Spanish flu – how can we protect ourselves against new epidemics? Thu, 01 Feb 2018 07:30:11 +0000 Warding off the threats of future epidemics will be difficult without better cooperation and contingency plans that allow us to act before a crisis hits. This is one message in a new report summarising the discussions of the Uppsala Health Summit on the theme of Tackling Infectious Disease Threats: Prevent, Detect and Respond with a One Health Approach, which took place in October last year. Uppsala universitet Arla Foods Amba eyes further growth with £460 million global investment in 2018, with £72 million UK spend Wed, 31 Jan 2018 09:03:52 +0000 The farmer-owned dairy cooperative Arla Foods has announced a plan to invest almost half a billion pounds (€527 million) in 2018 as the company continues to deliver on its 2020 growth ambition¹. Arla Foods Amba