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Hungary | 3 February 2017
Hungary orders all poultry to be kept inside to contain bird flu

Hungary's chief veterinarian has issued an order that all poultry must be kept inside after the bird flu virus spread to 11 counties and more than 3 million birds had to be culled. The food safety ...

Hungary | 14 December 2016
H5N8 reported on poultry farms in Hungary, France

The World Organization for Animal Health (OIE) reported 33 more outbreaks of highly pathogenic H5N8 avian flu in Hungary today, including several on farms that house ducks, chickens, and other poultry...

Hungary | 8 December 2016
Hungary’s Minister of Agriculture tours the Negev

“I was surprised to see how green the desert is,” said Hungarian Minister of Agriculture Dr. Sándor Fazekas, who was visiting Israel for the first time. “It seems that if you invest plenty of thought ...

Hungary | 5 April 2016
Hungarian dairy farmers parade cows to protest cheap imports

Hungarian dairy farmers have marched with their cows on the streets of Budapest to protest cheap imports and tax evasion which they say are destroying fair competition and blocking their access to loc...

Hungary | 18 March 2014
Hungary seeks energy and farming cooperation

Hungary is seeking cooperation with Saudi Arabia in the energy and agriculture sectors, according to the country’s ambassador. In an exclusive interview, Miklos Kallay told Arab News there would be...

Hungary | 10 March 2014
Hungary's farmland clampdown risks new conflict with EU

Austrian farmers working in Hungary could be forced off their land under new laws initiated by Prime Minister Viktor Orban, a prospect that angers Vienna and could revive conflict between Orban and Br...

Hungary | 22 November 2012
Local farmers enraged by Hungary land-lease scheme

When Hungary launched a programme to lease out swathes of state-owned farmland last year, sheep farmer Andras Varadi saw an opportunity to expand the small patch of grazing land he has tended for the ...

Hungary | 8 June 2012
Hungary economic output decreases

Hungary’s gross domestic product decreased by 1.2% quarter on quarter in January-March 2012, according to revised seasonally adjusted figures released by the Central Statistics Office (KSH) on Friday....

Hungary | 17 January 2012
Orban announces new agricultural plan

Prime Minister Viktor Orban on Monday presented a new national agriculture strategy which seeks to "protect farmland and water supplies".

Hungary | 31 August 2011
Hungary to launch revolving credit scheme

Hungary’s government will launch a program on September 1 that gives farmers revolving credit lines up to HUF 25 million, Rural Development Minister Sándor Fazekas said at a press conference on ...

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