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Sardinian shepherds against sheep milk price cut

Triggered by the 30% cut in sheep milk prices compared to the previous year, on June 19 this year thousands of Sardinian shepherds along with their sheep and tractors mobilised themselves to defend their work, animals, cattle sheds and pastures which have been looked after by generations of people exposed
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An excellent 2015 for Pecorino Toscano PDO

2015 was a year to remember for Pecorino Toscano PDO with figures that speak for themselves: over 17.5 million litres of milk was processed, over 1,361,000 cheese wheels were produced and almost 1,103,000 wheels (comprising soft and seasoned) were sold. It is not only Tuscany that has had such excellent results
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Pecorino is the star of Italian exports for 2015

Pecorino cheese is the true ambassador of Italian exports. It is up by a superb 23% - seven times more than the average increase of the country's exports, which remains stable at +3.5%. The top buyers are the Americans (+28%), followed by the English (+22%) and the French (+16%). Good performance
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