Agriculture, fishing - Mynewsdesk Mynewsdesk news feed directly from the source Agriculture, fishing - Mynewsdesk 128 23 15 Kongsberg Maritime: KONGSBERG to Deliver Complete Marine Ecosystem Assessment Solution for New Argentinian Research Ship Mon, 19 Sep 2016 12:22:30 +0100 Argentina’s National Institute of Fisheries Research and Development (INIDEP) has selected an extensive suite of Simrad marine ecosystem assessment technology from Kongsberg Maritime for installation aboard its new oceanographic and fishing research vessel. Saltwater Stone ACR Electronics: Southampton Boat Show: ‘Always Carry a Personal Locator Beacon’ Urges Portland Fisherman after Engine Failure Prompts Rescue Thu, 15 Sep 2016 10:28:27 +0100 Real-life survivor helps ACR Electronics to highlight the benefits of Personal Locator Beacons (PLBs) and Emergency Position Indicating Radio Beacons (EPIRBs) at Southampton Boat Show Saltwater Stone Press Invitation: Green parks, the unique and the edible in focus at Elmia Garden Tue, 13 Sep 2016 10:52:00 +0100 On 5–6 October it’s time again for Elmia Garden, northern Europe’s biggest meeting place for the garden industry. The focus at this year’s fair is on upcoming park trends with new products for public green spaces and concepts in both vertical and horizontal cultivation. Elmia AB Vetting better all the time! Transforming lives by improving animal health in Sudan Thu, 08 Sep 2016 09:59:00 +0100 Nearly half a million farmers from the poorest and most remote areas of eastern Sudan are set to benefit from a major new veterinary project designed to reduce hunger and poverty by improving the health of millions of chickens, goats and cattle. Practical Action ​UK’s leading dairy business announces interim results Fri, 26 Aug 2016 08:09:15 +0100 Arla Foods UK sees strong growth in key brands and as the UK’s leading dairy business reaffirms commitment to product innovation. Arla Foods Amba Arla Foods amba increases its milk price for September Wed, 24 Aug 2016 12:03:44 +0100 The Arla Foods amba on-account price for conventional milk will increase by 1.25 eurocents per kilogramme (1.01pence per kg), from 1 September Arla Foods Amba Pumpkin farmers support flood relief efforts in Bangladesh Fri, 19 Aug 2016 15:22:15 +0100 A project which helps landless farmers in Bangladesh grow crops on barren land in the dry season has enabled hundreds of pumpkins to be donated to victims of deadly monsoon floods Practical Action Practical Action beneficiaries support flood relief efforts in South Asia Thu, 04 Aug 2016 17:18:05 +0100 Practical Action staff and beneficiaries are helping victims of devastating floods in Bangladesh. Practical Action ​Arla Foods amba holds milk price for August Thu, 21 Jul 2016 12:03:27 +0100 The Arla Foods amba on-account price for conventional milk is unchanged during August 2016. Arla Foods Amba ​Arla launches strategy to champion British dairy Wed, 20 Jul 2016 10:39:00 +0100 Arla Foods, the country’s largest dairy company, has unveiled its most ambitious business strategy to date to make Arla a household brand by 2020 and grow its revenue by nearly a third. Arla Foods Amba ​Arla Foods launches new Anchor Spreadable campaign Mon, 18 Jul 2016 12:04:52 +0100 Anchor returns to the TV screens during ITV’s Emmerdale as part of a major new £2 million Anchor Spreadable campaign. The new Arla Foods campaign is themed around ‘guerrilla parenting’, helping parents occupy their kids during the summer holidays. Arla Foods Amba Arla Foods launches milk where additional 25p of retail price is paid to its cooperative dairy farmers Mon, 11 Jul 2016 12:11:00 +0100 Arla has unveiled Arla Farmers Milk; created to give shoppers the opportunity to pay a little extra on each bottle to help Arla farmers. Arla Foods Amba Ground Control Exhibits at Facilities Show 2016 Fri, 01 Jul 2016 12:19:44 +0100 This year, Ground Control goes bigger and better at the Facilities Show! UK Construction Media ​Arla Foods amba holds milk price for July Wed, 22 Jun 2016 12:00:00 +0100 The Arla Foods amba on-account price for conventional milk is unchanged during July 2016. Arla Foods Amba Steak research shows consistency is key to boosting sales Fri, 10 Jun 2016 16:17:00 +0100 More than three quarters of consumers have been put off buying steak after a bad experience with a tough cut – with one third of those saying they waited at least a month before buying one again. Inconsistency is the biggest barrier to those who don’t buy as regularly and it is costing the industry millions in lost revenue each year. The research is revealed in AHDB Beef & Lamb’s latest report. Eblex Ground Control honoured with Queen's Award for Enterprise Fri, 10 Jun 2016 16:04:18 +0100 The UK’s fastest growing external maintenance and commercial landscaping company is today celebrating the announcement of the coveted Queen’s Award for Enterprise, the UK’s highest accolade in recognising success in business. UK Construction Media ​Arla celebrates record-breaking Open Farm Sunday Wed, 08 Jun 2016 13:59:00 +0100 Arla farmer owners are celebrating their role in a record breaking Open Farm Sunday on June 5. Of the 400 farms participating across the UK, 60 were Arla farmer owners who welcomed nearly 45,000 visitors. This total beat the record from last year, in which 44 Arla farms took part in the day with 37,000 visitors. Arla Foods Amba Marketing Darfur: can trade bring peace and stability to a troubled region? Mon, 23 May 2016 16:08:00 +0100 How Practical Action is helping to bring together conflicting communities by re-establishing traditional farmland, trading routes and markets. Practical Action Confirmation of the Arla Foods milk price Mon, 23 May 2016 12:01:00 +0100 The Arla Foods amba on-account price will reduce, with effect from 1 June 2016, by 1.3 eurocents per kg. When applied to the UK standard litre it equates to a reduction of one pence, taking the UK standard litre to 19.12 pence. Arla Foods Amba ​Record number of Arla farmer owners opening their gates for Open Farm Sunday Thu, 19 May 2016 11:56:58 +0100 Arla Foods, the farmer-owned dairy company and a principal sponsor of Open Farm Sunday 2016, is anticipating a record number of visitors through the gates of its owners’ farms on farming’s national open day, June 5th. Arla Foods Amba