EDA position on the proposal for a Directive on the reduction of the impact of certain plastic products on the environment

While the dairy sector supports the overarching goal of reducing plastic marine litter, we question the consistency of the Directive with the current EU policy framework for packaging, and we advocate for the exclusion of dairy products form the...

UK Brexit White Paper

EDA letter to COREPER

Dairy Flash #12 - 2018

The Latest News from the World of Dairy...

Dairy Focus: Austria

“A Europe that protects” When taking over the EU Presidency, the Austrians can build on the work done by Bulgaria and Estonia on the many and complex issues of geo-strategic importance, like security and migration or the United Nations “Agenda...

Dairy Flash #11 - 2018

The Latest News from the World of Dairy...

EDA Guidelines on the principles and enforcement of the Protection of Dairy Terms

These dairy industry guidelines intend to address the use and misuse of protected definitions, designations and sales descriptions of milk and milk products within the European Single Market and to serve as a tool to facilitate their enforcement at...


EDA/Assifonte Convention 2018

'A Green Future for European Dairy'

Press releases

New EU Dairy guidelines on Voluntary Origin Labelling released

The European Dairy Association (EDA) is proud to issue today its sectorial Guidelines for the voluntary indication of the origin of dairy products.

EDA regrets the direction taken by the European Parliament Committee on Agriculture in today’s vote on MEP Herbert Dorfmann’s report.

The Common Agricultural Policy (CAP) measures are of great importance to the functioning of our dairy chain and hence for the whole dairy industry, the most important agricultural sector in Europe, present in all EU Member States. EDA regrets the...