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    OF EUROPEAN
    BEET GROWERS

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SUGAR BEET IN THE EU
19 Nov
2014/15 CAMPAIGN WELL UNDERWAY IN EUROPE

"Beet harvesting and processing in Europe is well underway" "In most regions, the beet processing is now at the half-way stage - we are expecting a long campaign - while beet lifting is close to being finished..."

22 May
CIBE PRESS RELEASE:

"European sugar beet growers call on the European Commission to ensure legal clarity and market stability on the EU sugar market up to 2020""As from 1st January 2014, a new CAP has entered into force, the analysis of this context and its constraints and consequences up to 30th September 2017 reflect the narrow path that European beet growers need to go down..."

  
 
The 300,000 sugar beet growers represented by CIBE produce on average just under 20 million tonnes of white sugar equivalent per year from around 2 million hectares, intended mainly for the 600 million inhabitants of the CIBE member countries.
           
 

 

 
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09 Dec
ASSEMBLEE GENERALE DE LA CGB ''LA BETTERAVE EN 2015''

 

L'Assemblée Générale 2014 de la CGB aura lieu le mardi 9 Décembre 2014 au Palais des Congrès de Paris, Porte Maillot...

 

18 Nov
BIOGAS, A NEW PROJECT COMPLETED - RRV - LK-NRW

 

A project on the use of sugar beet in biogas plants, carried out from 2011 to 2013 by the Rhineland Beet Growers’ Association (RRV) and the Agrarian Chamber of North-Rhine Westphalia (LK-NRW), has been completed.

 

 
In October 2013, the  European Beet Growers  (CIBE), sugar producers  (CEFS)  and trade unions  of the  food and  agriculture  sector  (EFFAT)  have  formalised  a  landmark  agreement  to  jointly  highlight and report on  representative  Good Practices of  sustainable production of beet sugar in the EU.
           
 

 

Throughtout the year, CIBE organise meetings, such as General Assembly or Congress which allow to share information between its Members and discuss several topics.

 

CIBE's Staff also attends several external events.

 

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