EU maintains ban on betel leaves from Bangladesh – Update 5.08.14

“Thanks again to my friend Francesco Montanari, Food Law consultant in Lisbon, for this interesting guest article on import/export issues in EU. As you have surely  noticed, he is a usual presence on the blog and his articles are always really appreciated." Only a few months ago, on this blog I pointed out to the inexplicable … Continue reading EU maintains ban on betel leaves from Bangladesh – Update 5.08.14

Western corn rootworm withdrawal from the list of harmful organisms for plant

Two legal acts withdrawing the western corn rootworm from the list of regulated harmful organisms with quarantine status in the EU and repealing the related emergency measures to prevent the spread within the EU were published on 7th February 2014 in the Official Journal. The western corn rootworm (Diabrotica virgifera virgifera Le Conte) is a non-native insect … Continue reading Western corn rootworm withdrawal from the list of harmful organisms for plant