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3rd Report on the spanish lemon crop of the 2020/2021 season

VERNA Lemon production is estimated at 343,000 tonnes. The…
Cañamás

Cañamás Hnos.: First quarter analysis 2020-2021

Now that we are fully immersed in 2021, the international year…
FAO

FAO launches the UN’s International Year of Fruits and Vegetables 2021

A means to improve nutrition and reduce food loss and waste,…
fruit

Fruit Logistica 2021: new concept resonates strongly in the industry

Fruit Logistica Special Edition 2021 will take place in Berlin…

COMPO EXPERT will be presented at the 4th International Congress of Red Fruits

COMPO EXPERT will be present again at the International Congress of Red Fruits, which will be held in Huelva (Palacio de Congresos de Casa Colón) on June 20 and 21. Organized by the Association of Producers and Exporters of Strawberries of the province of Huelva, Freshuelva, this event reaches its fourth edition, having become the most important European level meeting of the berries sector.

FAECA Granada is committed to the promotion and creation of an Interprofesional of green asparagus

Cooperativas Agro-alimentarias de Granada has met with the territorial delegate of Agriculture, Fisheries and Rural Development in Granada, Manuel García and the vice president of the Committee on Agriculture and Rural Development of the European Parliament, Clara Aguilera, at the headquarters of the provincial Federation , to analyze the situation of asparagus cultivation and propose possible lines of action that support this strategic sector for the province of Granada.

The EU brought the consumption of fruits and vegetables and dairy products to more than 30 million children, during the school year 2016/17

During the 2016/17 school year, the EU brought the consumption of fruit and vegetables to more than 12.2 million children in 79,000 schools, through its fruit and vegetable consumption program. Along the same lines of promoting a healthy diet among the European child population, more than 18 million schoolchildren participated in their milk consumption program. Thanks to both initiatives, more than 74,000 tons of fruit and vegetables and more than 285,000 tons of dairy products were distributed to children between the ages of 6 and 10 years.

Historical record of the Spanish agro-alimentary exports, surpassing in value the 50.000M€

The Ministry of Agriculture and Fisheries, Food and Environment has published the Advance of the Annual Foreign Trade Report 2017, in which it is noted that Spanish exports during the past year have broken a historical record when exceeding in value, for the first time, 50,000 million euros.

UNIQ, successful ally in the Profesional Day of 5day

The UNIQ seal of quality for corrugated cardboard packaging, strategic pillar of the horticultural sector, has sponsored the Professional Day of 5day, held on 6th and 7th March, at the Mercamadrid Administrative Center, sponsor of the Day.

Fashion watermelons advance their campaign

Since February 22nd, the first Fashion watermelons, coming from Senegal, are now available for consumption in the main markets. This campaign comes almost 15 days ahead of the 2017 and foresees an increase in production of between 2 and 3%.