Straw prices soar, piling pressure on northern Europe livestock farmers

By |avgust 10th, 2018|CAP, drought, droughts, News, Straw|

Livestock and dairy farmers across northern Europe are paying soaring prices for straw used in food and bedding for cattle, as hot, dry weather across the region reduces crops.

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Straw is not waste but co-product, EU farmers tell Commission

By |marec 26th, 2018|bioethanol, conventional ethanol, News, palm oil, Renewable Energy Directive, renewables, Straw|

The EU farmers’ association claims that straw is an agricultural co-product and not a waste, whereas the European Commission has listed it as waste to produce “advanced biofuel” to decarbonise the transport sector.

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