May 29, 2015 / Week N° 22

European Parliament backs plans to merge school fruit & milk schemes

European Parliament backs plans to merge school fruit & milk schemes May 29th, 2015

An MEP says new rules aim to ensure that more is done in EU schools to provide better education on healthy eating. ... [ Keep Reading ]

“Planets realign” for recovery of Australian oranges to U.S. market

May 29th, 2015

A weakening of the Australian dollar has contributed to an expected increase in U.S.-bound citrus shipments this campaign. ... [ Keep Reading ]

Chile: Customs worker union reaches agreement to end strike

Chile: Customs worker union reaches agreement to end strike May 29th, 2015

After a threat of a 'solidarity' strike by Chile's Agriculture and Livestock Service union, customs operations will now return to normal. ... [ Keep Reading ]

FAO partners with World Union of Wholesale Markets

FAO partners with World Union of Wholesale Markets May 29th, 2015

Preventing and managing food waste are key goals of a recently announced alliance by the United Nation's agricultural arm. ... [ Keep Reading ]

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