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Published on 21-05-2014
EFSA Report shows continued high compliance rate on pesticide residues (News item)
Published on 20-05-2014
The crop protection industry takes consumers’ concerns about pesticide residues and the assessment of multiple residues seriously. (Photo: 'Nancy Regan' Flickr')
Crop protection solutions urgently needed in the EU to preserve safety and diversity of agri-food products (News item)
Published on 19-05-2014
“These may be referred to as “minor crops”, but they are of major importance to the European economy, and to consumers,” said Jean-Charles Bocquet, Director General of the European Crop Protection(Photo Flickr: FRANOC table grapes (1) - Bayer CropScience)
Minor use, major value (Article)
Published on 27-03-2014
Minor Use postcard - Spring onion - reverse
Crop protection industry committed to the ENVIFOOD Protocol (Article)
Published on 18-12-2013
We see a lot of labels, statements, and product declarations that can cause confusion or might even mislead consumers and other stakeholders. ENVIFOOD protocol supports clearer environmental assessments of food and drink products.
Crop diversity, food safety and food security under threat in Europe (News item)
Published on 03-12-2013
"Solutions for minor uses and speciality crops are needed to ensure the competitiveness of the entire agri-food chain and high quality products for European consumers” said Paolo De Castro, COMAGRI Chair.
9 billion reasons to talk about crop protection (Article)
Published on 16-10-2013
Feeding the world’s growing population – expected to reach 9 billion people by 2050 – is one of the greatest challenges we face. (Photo: 'Marc Sardon' Flickr)
Hungry for Change 2 - European Crop Protection Association conference conclusions (Video)
Published on 18-06-2013
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Pesticide residues - What are Maximum Residue Levels (MRLs), and is my food safe? (Video)
Published on 15-04-2013
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ECPA stakeholder gathering drives change for sustainable productive agriculture (Article)
Published on 12-04-2013
Exchanges focused on maintaining healthy biodiversity and productive agriculture, management of pesticides residues on food, farmer health, and minimising pesticide run-off to water.
EFSA Report concludes higher pesticide residue compliance rate (News item)
Published on 12-03-2013
Year after year we see a higher and higher level of compliance with MRLs - good news for European consumers, farmers and the crop protection industry. (Photo: 'dounieka' Flickr)
Hungry for Change 2 (Event)
Published on 25-02-2013
Mediterranean greenhouse production – lessons learned (News item)
Published on 06-02-2013
Improvements have been made within the past years; exceedances of Maximum Residue Levels (MRLs) have diminished and residues in general have been declining. (Photo: 'LollyKnit' Flickr)
Food and crop diversity under threat in Europe (News item)
Published on 18-12-2012
Lack of proper tools compromises the diversity of high quality food in Europe and impacts the competitiveness of the entire agri-food chain. (Photo: Flickr 'Fovea Centralis')
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