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International conference on pig Welfare

Danish Minister Dan Jørgensen to host international conference on pig welfare in Copenhagen 29 - 30 April 2015

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Meet the Minister

Minister for the Environment and Food of Denmark, Eva Kjer Hansen.

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Official news from The Ministry of Food, Agriculture and Fisheries of Denmark.

Video: 25 years with the Danish organic brand

This video tells the story of the red 'Ø' that has branded organic products in Denmark since 1990 and contributed to Denmark being the country ind the world with the highest percentage of organic foods.  

Angling in Denmark

Angling in Denmark

Everyone aged between 18 and 65 angling in Denmark must hold a valid angling licence. Read more about where to buy and what the income from sales are spent on.

Dogs are welcome

The new Danish Dog Law

On 11 June the Danish Parliament enacted a new dog law. From 1 July it will be illegal to shoot stray dogs and the paragraph about savaging has been changed so dog owners will have the right to an assessment by a dog behaviour expert. The ban on 13 dog breeds is maintained.