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European Food Law

Food and Health Policy

Brazilian cocoa fruit pulp authorised in EU as traditional food from third country

The latest traditional food from a third country to get the green light under the EU’s 2015 novel foods regulation (2015/2283) is cocoa fruit pulp from Brazil.

European Food Law Food Policy

EU honey producers sound the alarm over “critical” market situation

Cheap and diluted imports from China are threatening the viability of EU honey production, the sector has warned EU policymakers.

EU China

New EU Salmonella standard for reptile meat

The European Commission has laid down a new standard for Salmonella in reptile meat in an amendment to EU microbiological safety legislation.

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Labelling and Advertising

EU honey producers sound the alarm over “critical” market situation

Cheap and diluted imports from China are threatening the viability of EU honey production, the sector has warned EU policymakers.

EU China

EU agriculture policy diary (February 17-21): CAP transition, EU budget and trade responses

In a busy week, MEPs and Commission officials will debate a wide range of agri-food and trade policy issues while national leaders try to find common ground on the next EU budget.

EU United States

Luxembourg brings in the Nutri-Score

Luxembourg is making the colour-coded Nutri-Score logo its official, albeit voluntary nutrition label, following neighbouring France, where it was developed, Belgium and Germany.

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Food Safety and Standards

EU honey producers sound the alarm over “critical” market situation

Cheap and diluted imports from China are threatening the viability of EU honey production, the sector has warned EU policymakers.

EU China

New EU Salmonella standard for reptile meat

The European Commission has laid down a new standard for Salmonella in reptile meat in an amendment to EU microbiological safety legislation.

European Food Law European Agricultural Policy

Food and Ag Policy Briefing: CAP reform under spotlight, Trump proposes USDA budget cuts, US-China ‘Phase one’ deal applied

The European Commission received both praise and criticism for its proposals and decisions on the Common Agricultural Policy (CAP).

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Food Technology

Brazilian cocoa fruit pulp authorised in EU as traditional food from third country

The latest traditional food from a third country to get the green light under the EU’s 2015 novel foods regulation (2015/2283) is cocoa fruit pulp from Brazil.

European Food Law Food Policy

Slovak Agriculture Minister eyes legislation to promote local foods, ban on GMO crops

Slovak Minister of Agriculture Gabriela Matečná has announced that some of the legislative plans by her Slovak National Party (SNS) include requiring local schools and social facilities to buy at least 50 percent of locally made food products. The initiative ties into the party’s goal of decreasing Slovakia’s dependency on food imports.

Slovakia European Food Law

French court rules that mutagenesis is subject to GMO laws

France’s highest court, the Conseil d’État (council of state), has ruled that plants bred through mutagenesis must be subject to the regulations relating to genetically modified organisms.

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Traceability and Supply Chain

Brazilian cocoa fruit pulp authorised in EU as traditional food from third country

The latest traditional food from a third country to get the green light under the EU’s 2015 novel foods regulation (2015/2283) is cocoa fruit pulp from Brazil.

European Food Law Food Policy

EU honey producers sound the alarm over “critical” market situation

Cheap and diluted imports from China are threatening the viability of EU honey production, the sector has warned EU policymakers.

EU China

New EU Salmonella standard for reptile meat

The European Commission has laid down a new standard for Salmonella in reptile meat in an amendment to EU microbiological safety legislation.

European Food Law European Agricultural Policy
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Trade Policy

Food and Ag Policy Briefing: CAP reform under spotlight, Trump proposes USDA budget cuts, US-China ‘Phase one’ deal applied

The European Commission received both praise and criticism for its proposals and decisions on the Common Agricultural Policy (CAP).

EU United States

EU agriculture policy diary (February 17-21): CAP transition, EU budget and trade responses

In a busy week, MEPs and Commission officials will debate a wide range of agri-food and trade policy issues while national leaders try to find common ground on the next EU budget.

EU United States

Wine and spirit sales to US hit records despite Airbus tariffs

Exports of European wines and spirits to the US reached a new high in 2019, as the Airbus tariffs only affected sales in the last quarter of the year.

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Brexit

Food and Ag Policy Briefing: CAP reform under spotlight, Trump proposes USDA budget cuts, US-China ‘Phase one’ deal applied

The European Commission received both praise and criticism for its proposals and decisions on the Common Agricultural Policy (CAP).

EU United States

Wine and spirit sales to US hit records despite Airbus tariffs

Exports of European wines and spirits to the US reached a new high in 2019, as the Airbus tariffs only affected sales in the last quarter of the year.

France United Kingdom

Sun sets on UK as an EU member state as new "cliff edge" looms

European farmers’ association, Copa-Cogeca, was among the many groups to lament the departure of the UK from the EU bloc from midnight Central European Time tonight. Lamentations will be brief, however, as another clock starts ticking on a tight transition period during which the UK and the EU will attempt to negotiate their future relationship.

European Agricultural Policy European Food Law
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Eurofood Monitor

Introduction to Eurofood Monitor

Eurofood Monitor is a structured guide to EU food legislation available to subscribers to IEG Policy’s European Food Law channel.
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