A Dutch pressure group, the so-called TAPP (True Animal Protein Price) coalition, advocates fair taxation of meat by increasing the price of meat and its derivatives by about 40% over the next 10 years with the aim of reducing its consumption and, with it, combat greenhouse gases.
The Anafaric sheep-goat group has held its annual meeting in Zaragoza. The event was attended by more than 60 companies in the sector and also representatives of the fur industry.
From February 12 to 14, Pick & Pack will bring together more than 7,000 professionals from industries such as food and beverages, among other sectors. Pick & Pack celebrates during the three days two revolutionary forums such as the National Packaging Congress 4.0 and the European Intralogistics Summit 2020 with more than 180 international experts. Together with a showcase of innovation in which the latest solutions for the industry are presented, such as food containers made from sugar cane or bambo
The European Parliament votes on February 5 on a meeting tax that could raise meat prices throughout the European Union. Nicknamed the "sustainability charge", the tax aims to reflect the environmental impact of large-scale meat production.The sustainability charge was presented in a new report at the end of 2019 requesting that a new pricing model be part of the European Green Deal and Farm to Fork Strategy.
The Croatian presidency of the European Union has presented the key elements of its presidency. Under the motto A strong Europe in a world of challenges, Europe is aware that in the face of climate change, farmers and ranchers are part of the solution to the problem. This line of action is part of the Green Deal campaign which, together with the Farm to Fork campaign (from farm to table) will be the main axes of action during this first semester.