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Australian origin labelling proposals could go further, say farmers

Australian farmers have highlighted the failure of legal proposals to make the labelling of the origin of key ingredients mandatory.

Australia will begin the mandatory roll out of country of origin labels on food in 2016

Baltics struggle to recover from Russian trade ban

The Russian trade embargo continues to hit Baltic food producers, although the worst forecasts of the impact on the region's meat industry have not come true.

Suppliers must adhere to new BRC guidelines

Food manufacturers and suppliers need to ensure they are up to speed with new food safety standards, which have been introduced following ‘Horsegate’. 

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US/Peru live cattle deal signed

The US has confirmed a deal to export live cattle to Peru.