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MIL-OSI Europe: EU and Vietnam sign an agreement for better enforcement of forest law, governance and trade

By   /  October 19, 2018  /  Agriculture, AM-NC, Asia, Asia Pacific, Council of the European Union, CTF, Culture, DJF, Economy, English, Environment, Europe, European Union, Eurozone, Exports, Imports, Indonesia, Investment, KB, law, Legal, MIL OSI, Open Source Intel, Socialist Republic of Vietnam, Trade  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Europe: EU and Vietnam sign an agreement for better enforcement of forest law, governance and trade

Source: Council of the European Union . The aim of the agreement is to stop illegal logging and, through the FLEGT licensing scheme, to guarantee that timber imported into the EU from Vietnam is legally harvested. This is the second VPA that the EU has concluded with an Asian country after Indonesia and is particularly […]

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MIL-OSI Canada: Canada and B.C. support agriculture in Indigenous communities

By   /  October 18, 2018  /  Agriculture, Aid, AM-NC, america, Americas, Business, Canada, Commerce, CTF, Culture, DJF, Economy, English, Government of British Columbia, Investment, KB, MIL OSI, Open Source Intel, Pacific Region, Resource Exploitation, Resource Exploration, Technology, Trade, United States of America  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Canada: Canada and B.C. support agriculture in Indigenous communities

Source: Government of British Columbia Indigenous communities in British Columbia that are interested in developing agriculture businesses and supporting local food security will soon have more tools to plan and pursue those opportunities.Professional and qualified business consultants with experience in building agriculture ventures are able to provide site-specific guidance on the types of crops or […]

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MIL-OSI United Kingdom: Rural representatives on services, infrastructure and funding questioned by Committee

By   /  October 16, 2018  /  Agriculture, agricultureanimalsfoodandruralaffairs, AM-NC, animalwelfare, British Parliament News, committeenews, countryside, CTF, DJF, England, English, Europe, farmers, great britain, houseoflords, KB, lordsnews, MIL OSI, News, Open Source Intel, Parliament, parliamentgovernmentandpolitics, Show on home page, UK Politics, United Kingdom  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI United Kingdom: Rural representatives on services, infrastructure and funding questioned by Committee

Source: British Parliament News 16 October 2018The Select Committee on the Rural Economy questions representatives from the Rural Coalition, Countryside Alliance and the Rural Services Network on access to services in rural areas. WitnessesTuesday 16 October in Committee Room 1, Palace of WestminsterAt 9.45amThe Rt Rev. the Lord Bishop of St Albans, President, Rural CoalitionMargaret […]

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MIL-OSI Europe: Skimmed milk powder: public intervention by tendering continues in 2019

By   /  October 15, 2018  /  Agriculture, Aid, AM-NC, Council of the European Union, CTF, Culture, DJF, English, Europe, European Union, Eurozone, KB, MIL OSI, Open Source Intel  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Europe: Skimmed milk powder: public intervention by tendering continues in 2019

Source: Council of the European Union The so-called Fixing regulation, which determines measures on fixing certain aids and refunds related to the common market organisation of the markets in agricultural products, sets a ceiling of 109 000 tonnes under which skimmed milk powder has to be bought in at a fixed price (169.8 €/100 kg) […]

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MIL-OSI Australia: 63rd AFMA Commission meeting Chairman’s summary

By   /  October 15, 2018  /  24-7, Agriculture, AM-NC, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, Australia, Australian Federal Government, Business, Climate, Climate Change, Commerce, CTF, Culture, DJF, Economics, Economy, Education, Employment, English, Environment, Exploration, fish, Fisheries, Forestry, Gas, KB, law, Legal, Media Intelligence, MIL OSI, Open Source Intel, Pacific Region, Resource Exploitation, Resource Exploration, Shipping, Technology, United States of America, Weather  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Australia: 63rd AFMA Commission meeting Chairman’s summary

Source: Australian Government – Agriculture Fisheries and Forestry The Commission met for its 63rd meeting in Canberra on 5-6 September 2018. Key decisions and discussions by the Commission at its meeting included: Catch Triggers for Target Species in the Western Tuna and Billfish Fishery (WTBF) The Commission agreed to Tropical Tuna Resource Assessment Group (TTRAG) […]

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MIL-OSI Europe: Main topics and media events 15 – 28 October 2018

By   /  October 13, 2018  /  Africa, Agriculture, AM-NC, ASEAN, Asia, Asia Pacific, Brexit, Council of the European Union, CTF, Culture, DJF, English, Euro area, Europe, European Union, Eurozone, fish, Fisheries, Foreign affairs & international relations, Immigration, Institutional affairs, International Criminal Court, KB, Korea, Libya, MIL OSI, Norway, Open Source Intel, Trade  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Europe: Main topics and media events 15 – 28 October 2018

. Foreign Affairs Council, Monday 15 October 2018 The Foreign Affairs Council will discuss Libya, the external aspects of migration and the Central African Republic. Over lunch, foreign ministers will have a discussion on Venezuela. Agriculture and Fisheries Council, Monday15 October 2018 The Council is due to agree on the 2019 TACs and quotas in […]

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MIL-OSI United Kingdom: Have your say on the Agriculture Bill

By   /  October 11, 2018  /  Agriculture, agricultureandenvironment, agricultureanimalsfoodandruralaffairs, Aid, Banking and Finance, billnews, Brexit, British Parliament News, Business, Commerce, commonsnews, Culture, Education, England, English, Environment, Europe, farmers, great britain, Health, MIL OSI, Open Source Intel, parliamentgovernmentandpolitics, Scotland, Technology, Trade, UK Politics, United Kingdom, World Trade Organisation  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI United Kingdom: Have your say on the Agriculture Bill

Source: British Parliament News 11 October 2018Do you have relevant expertise and experience or a special interest in the Agriculture Bill, which is currently passing through Parliament?If so, you can submit your views in writing to the House of Commons Public Bill Committee which is going to consider this Bill. The Public Bill Committee is […]

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MIL-OSI New Zealand: Lettuce shows largest price fall in four years – Stats NZ Media and Information Release: Food price index: September 2018

By   /  October 11, 2018  /  24-7, Agriculture, Agriculture Exports, Agriculture Statistics, Aid, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, Business, Business Confidence, Business Expansion, Consumer Goods Statistics, Consumer News, Consumer Price Index, Economic Statistics, Economics, English, Export Statistics, Food Price Index, Inflation, MIL OSI, MIL-Submissions, New Zealand, Open Source Intel, Produce Statistics, Producer Output Prices, Retail Spending, Statistics, Weather  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI New Zealand: Lettuce shows largest price fall in four years – Stats NZ Media and Information Release: Food price index: September 2018

Source: MIL-OSI Submissions Lettuce shows largest price fall in four years – 11 October 2018 Lettuce prices fell 45 percent in September 2018, to an average of $1.81 a head, Stats NZ said today. They were down 30 percent for the year. “Prices reached an all-time high of $5.42 for a 500g head of lettuce in […]

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MIL-OSI Submissions: Lettuce shows largest price fall in four years – Stats NZ Media and Information Release: Food price index: September 2018

By   /  October 11, 2018  /  Agriculture, Agriculture Exports, Agriculture Statistics, Business, Business Confidence, Business Expansion, Consumer Goods Statistics, Consumer News, Consumer Price Index, Economic Statistics, Economics, English, Export Statistics, Food Price Index, MIL OSI, MIL-OSI Submissions, New Zealand, Open Source Intel, Produce Statistics, Producer Output Prices, Retail Spending, Statistics  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Submissions: Lettuce shows largest price fall in four years – Stats NZ Media and Information Release: Food price index: September 2018

Lettuce shows largest price fall in four years – 11 October 2018 Lettuce prices fell 45 percent in September 2018, to an average of $1.81 a head, Stats NZ said today. They were down 30 percent for the year. “Prices reached an all-time high of $5.42 for a 500g head of lettuce in July 2018 due […]

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MIL-OSI Australia: Adapting fisheries management to tackle the impacts of climate change

By   /  October 11, 2018  /  24-7, Agriculture, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, Australia, Australian Federal Government, Climate, Climate Change, Culture, English, Environment, fish, Fisheries, Forestry, MIL OSI, New South Wales, Oceania, Open Source Intel, Pacific Region, Trade, Weather  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Australia: Adapting fisheries management to tackle the impacts of climate change

Source: Australian Government – Agriculture Fisheries and Forestry Warming waters, increased carbon dioxide levels, changing ocean currents and extreme weather events are altering Australia’s marine environment. As the regulator of Australia’s Commonwealth fisheries, the Australian Fisheries Management Authority (AFMA) is interested in how these climate-driven changes will impact future fish stocks.  AFMA is involved in […]

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