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17 May
CIBE CONGRESS RESOLUTIONS - 45TH CIBE CONGRESS, GHENT

 

The International Confederation of European Beet Growers (CIBE), representing over 280 000 sugar beet growers from 18 Western & Central European Countries and 15% of world sugar production, held its 45th Congress in Ghent (Belgium) from 16th to 18th May 2018. It examined the situation of the world sugar economy and the main economic and political issues currently facing beet growing in Europe, with a special focus on the impacts of the abolition of the EU quota system as from 1st October 2017. CIBE released the following resolutions adopted by its Board of Directors.

17 May
CIBE PRESS RELEASE: EUROPEAN SUGAR BEET GROWERS DEEPLY CONCERNED BY GLOOMY OUTLOOK

 

Following the 45th CIBE Congress which took place from May 15 to May 18, 2018 in Ghent (Belgium), CIBE has published a Press Release.

 

01 Feb
PRESS RELEASE: CHALLENGING ENVIRONMENT FOR FUTURE SUGAR BEET GROWING (DE)

Am 29. Januar fand die Mitgliederversammlung des Rheinischen Rübenbauer-Verbandes e.V. (RRV) in Bergheim statt. Der Verbandsvorsitzende Bernhard Conzen freute sich über den wie-derum guten Besuchbei dieser Veranstaltungmit mehr als 450 Teilnehmern.

18 Sep
CIBE SUPPORTS THE POSITION EXPRESSED BY THE FRENCH BEET GROWERS ASSOCIATION IN ITS PRESS RELEASE ON GLYPHOSATE

The French sugar beet growers' association CGB has published a new press release on 18 September 2017: "Glyphosate: give the beet sector time to find alternative solutions!"

 
LATEST TWEETS FROM CIBE
 

SUGAR BEET AND SUSTAINABILITY

 

PLANT PROTECTION PRODUCTS

 

 

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.

 

Sustainability Partnership

 

 

 

CIBE takes part in the AgroCycle project, a Sino-EU collaborative research venture, funded by the European Commission under its Horizon 2020 programme to create a protocol for the implementation of the 'circular economy' across the agri-food sector.

 

AgroCycle