flag de flag gb flag fr
Legal notice     European Milk Board ASBL | Rue de la Loi 155 | B-1040 Bruxelles

News Details

PDF-Icon Icon-Print

05.08.2009

USA: Hearings concerning milk price crisis

The milk price crisis does not end at the European frontiers. It is a world wide crisis. Also in the United States of America farmers are confronted with the taugh consequences of the low prices. In July several hearings an the House Committee on Agriculture took place in order to discuss the crisis and possible solutions.

see webside of House Committee on Agriculture for details


More News

Category: Positions, General 24.08.2009

Demands on politics

System change -for the lasting stability of sustainable milk production and the dairy industry throughout Europe Preamble A surfeit of supply: surpluses are preventing cost-covering prices paid to milk producers and destroying farms and regional structures Since autumn 2008 the European milk market has been under...

Category: France, Belgium / Luxembourg / Netherlands 21.08.2009
Category: Germany 20.08.2009

Germany: Hessian minister of Agriculture demands volume reduction (in german)

The hessian minister of agriculture, Silke Lautenschläger, contacts Mariann Fischer Boel and Ilse Aigner and demands a reduction of milk volume...

Category: Germany 20.08.2009

Germany: German dairy farmers take volume reduction in their own hands (in french)

German dairy farmers decide to start a voluntary time limited reduction of milk volume

Category: France 19.08.2009
Category: France 19.08.2009

France: Segré, Nord-Anjou (in french)

Milk: Independant producers at "Expo-Parc" in Segré, Nord-Anjou, France

Category: General 07.08.2009

Eight EU-members are against the increase of the quota

The German agricultural minister Ilse Aigner continues to prevent an increase of the quota. She has sent a letter with seven colleguages to the EU-commissioner Mariann Fischer Boel geschrieben. The other countries are: Austria, France, Greece, Lithuania, Latvia, Slowakia, Slovenia. letter to the commission in German