EU Audit in Belgium on organic production and labeling – Are we still surprised of “organic frauds”?

Here below the summary of the above mentioned audit report: "This report describes the outcome of a DG Health and Food Safety audit in Belgium, carried out between 19 September 2017 to 29 September 2017, under the provisions of Regulation (EC) No 882/2004 on official food and feed controls. The objective of the audit was … Continue reading EU Audit in Belgium on organic production and labeling – Are we still surprised of “organic frauds”?

EU-USA trade agreements negotiations

USA is the first export destination for EU's food and drink products: the value of these trades in 2012 amounted to € 13.6 bn. So it is understandable the interest to an agreement on both sides of the ocean, and the enthusiasm for the formal launch of negotiations announced at the G8 summit in Northern … Continue reading EU-USA trade agreements negotiations