Events

2017 EDA/Assifonte Convention

‘European Dairy: Local Roots & Global Business’

Publications

Health Benefits and Nutritional Value of Dairy

Milk and dairy products are an important part of the dietary guidelines and recommendations across the EU.Dairy foods are of natural sources of high quality protein, as well as essential vitamins B2, B12 and minerals such as calcium, phosphorus and...

Questions & Answers on Lactose Intolerance

What is Lactose?What is Lactose Intolerance?How Much Lactose is in Dairy Products?Can People Suffering From Lactose Intolerance Consume Dairy Products?What are the differences between a Lactose Intolerance and a Cow Milk Allergy?What is the Impact...

Dairy: A source of high quality protein

Consuming dairy products as part of a healthy and balanced diet is an affordable way of contributing to fulfilling dietary requirements for protein. (7)Dairy products such as milk, yoghurt and cheese are good sources of essential nutrients,...

Dairy Flash #13 - 2017

The Latest News from the World of Dairy...

Dairy Flash #12 - 2017

The Latest News from the World of Dairy...

Dairy Flash #11 - 2017

The Latest News from the World of Dairy...

Press releases

The EU Dairy Sector calls for EP support for the new rules on Total Diet Replacement

The EU dairy sector represented by EDA and supported by EWPA has always backed the new rules on slimming foods/total diet replacement (TDR) proposed by the European Commission, in particular by the new recommended minimum protein content of 75 g/day...

CETA: EDA calls for a fair management of the cheese TRQ

Within weeks from the implementation of the trade pillar of the EU-Canada Comprehensive Economic and Trade Agreement, the European Dairy Association expresses its concerns regarding the management of the cheese Tariff-Rate Quotas which would...

Simplification should be the focus of today’s and of the future CAP

With today’s Commission’s Conference 'The CAP: Have your say', EDA welcomes the openness of the Commission and the commitment of EU Commissioner Phil Hogan to have a broad discussion on the future of the CAP.

EDA welcomes the political agreement on the EU-Japan Free Trade Agreement

The Japanese Prime Minister Shinzō Abe, President of the European Commission, Jean-Claude Juncker, and by the President of the European Council, Donald Tusk have signed today a political agreement, establishing the main elements of the EU-Japan Free...

EDA celebrates the 30th anniversary of the European protection of dairy terms, like “milk” and “butter”

In the EU, milk and dairy products have been legally recognised for decades as unique in their nutritional composition, quality and source, being the secretion from a mammal...