News from Cyprus

18-08-2014 02:51 AM
Russian embargo is ‘last nail in the coffin’ for farmers
Joe Public doesn’t really care about politics on an international scale, no matter how many petitions he shares on Facebook. Out of sight is most cert...
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...