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Poland: Agricultural Biotechnology Annual

Poland opposes the use of genetic engineering (GE) in agriculture. Although the current regulatory framework technically allows GE seeds to enter commerce, the law stipulates they cannot be planted.
The Polish Chief Veterinary Officer confirmed two outbreaks of highly pathogenic avian influenza (HPAI) of subtype H5N1?in commercial farms of fattening turkeys in central Poland.
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Poland: African Swine Fever Situation in Poland

From January 1, 2021, through October 29, Poland’s Chief Veterinary Officer (CVO) officially notified 119 African swine fever (ASF) outbreaks on hog farms and 2,278 cases among wild boars.
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Poland: Kowalczyk Named Polish Minister of Agriculture

On October 26, 2021, Henryk Kowalczyk was appointed as the Deputy Prime Minister and the Minister of Agriculture and Rural Development.
As of October 18, 2021, Poland will temporarily suspend veterinary inspections on consignments of food of animal origin in the border control post Kukuryki-Koroszczyn on the Polish-Belarussian border, as renovation works will commence.
After summer farmers' protests in Poland, the Prime Minister announced aid packages for the Polish countryside.
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Poland: Stone Fruits Update

In Marketing Year (MY) 2021, FAS Warsaw forecasts Poland’s total cherry production at 213,000 metric tons (MT), consisting of 165,000 MT of sour cherries and 48,000 MT of sweet cherries.
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Poland: Exporter Guide

Poland is Central and Eastern Europe’s largest market for food and beverage products. With its population of over 38 million people, Poland is a growing and viable market for U.S. food and agricultural products. Following the COVID-19 outbreak in...
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Poland: Fish and Seafood Market Brief

The Polish fish processing industry is the fourth-largest in Europe, with 240 plants shipping products throughout the EU.
The U.S. Census Bureau's export data tracks U.S. food and agricultural trade shipped directly to Poland. However, it does not measure the substantial levels of the U.S. agricultural trade to Poland routed through Western European ports of entry.
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Poland: Food Processing Ingredients

Poland has the largest food processing sector in Central and Eastern Europe and the sixth largest in the European Union (EU).
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Poland: Food Processing Ingredients

Poland has the largest food processing sector in Central and Eastern Europe and the sixth largest in the European Union (EU). In 2019, the food processing industry accounted for six percent...