News from Science – October 2020

Cyprus Project – field trials have started In a project specific to wine-grapes, the Technical University of Cyprus, CFA and the University of Aberdeen are conducting extensive field trials on Cypriot grapes to gather input to the perennials GHG model developed by Dr. Alicia Ledo. Gathered insights will help to improve the CFT and ‘prove the model’ as part of the … Read More

Updates on the CFA Working Groups (WGs) – October 2020

Beef & Dairy WG Following their last meeting in June, the beef & dairy working group agreed to select the top priority areas to find solutions for the main challenges of the CFT livestock module. One of these challenges was the applicability of the current feed database that isn’t able to fully reflect the variety of requirements of different countries … Read More

CFA at AG Innovation Showcase 2020 – Session on Sustainable Beef

 Deputy General Manager at the Cool Farm Alliance (CFA), Daniella Malin was invited to this year’s Ag innovation showcase at the end of August, where Cargill Protein, software provider TrustBIX, and consultancy services Viresco Solutions Inc. joined the session titled “Sustainable Beef: Exploring Solutions that Enhance Trust”. Gurneesh Bhandal, Senior Sustainability Manager, Cargill Protein started the conversation, acknowledging that beef … Read More

2020 Annual Conference Cancelled

It is with regret that we inform you of the cancellation of the Cool Farm Alliance annual conference on 1st & 2nd April 2020. The global spread of the Coronavirus and the containment measures being put in place by governments and organisations, has meant that our responsible position is not to add to the risk and concern.  As a result it … Read More