News from Cyprus

17-06-2013 09:00 AM
Livestock industry in tatters
A combination of increasing animal feed prices and stagnant livestock costs is having a significant impact on Cypriot farmers. The island’s long-es...
06-12-2012 09:48 AM
EU: farming puts huge pressure on water resources
The European Commission has identified a range of weaknesses in Cyprus’ water management, top among them the extent of pressure placed on the system b...
10-08-2012 09:07 AM
Cheese makers say no shortages expected
Cheese makers yesterday sought to assure consumers that no severe milk shortages would arise as a result of a recent intervention in the market by th...
12-04-2011 09:52 AM
Salmonella strain one of the more dangerous ones
The type of salmonella found in the faeces of birds on a poultry and egg-production farm, which has led to the slaughter of 8,000 chickens is one of t...