A rapid implementation of land reform in Ukraine may lead to irreversible errors, Managing Director of the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) for Eastern Europe and the Caucasus Matteo Patrone believes.
October 10, 2019, Loostdorf dairy launched the wastewater treatment facilities. This is an important and ambitious project aimed at the introduction of European practices of responsible resource consumption and environmental concerns into modern Ukrainian realities.
Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine has updated the land market bill No. 2178-10, which could become a major land reform implementation in Ukraine.
The ongoing rise in prices of raw milk makes cheese makers to further increase prices for their products. – INFAGRO
Half of Ukraine’s population believes that a person should have the right to sell their land freely. This can be seen from the results of a poll conducted by the Ilko Kucheriv Democratic Initiatives Foundation.
In January-June, Belarus sold $ 1.1 billion worth of dairy products abroad. This figure was named by the head of the main department of foreign economic activity of the Ministry of Agriculture, Alexei Bogdanov.
November 30 – December 14, 2018, the Kyiv International Institute of Sociology (KIIS) conducted its own all-Ukrainian public opinion poll on the right of the citizens to freely dispose of the land shares they own.
It seems that Ukrainian dairy is already recovering from the long crisis that they endured in 2014-2016. Of course, there is still a lot of unresolved problems, but comparing the current situation with last year circumstances, there is some reason for optimism.
Global milk production levels continue to recover following the sharp contraction in late 2016, according to the Rabobank Global Dairy Quarterly Q2 2017.
Heinz Strubenhoff, Senior Private Sector Specialist – World Bank shared his view on Ukrainian agri and food export opportunities on brookings.edu.