Which crop protection products are allowed in organic agriculture in the European Union (for both domestic production and import)?

The European Union Commission defined a list of allowed plant protection products for organic agriculture on its Commission Regulation (EC) No 889/2008, Annex II. This ... Read more→

Fungicide Resistance Action Committee (FRAC): modes of action (MoA) list and codes update

On June, 1 the Fungicide Resistance Action Committee (FRAC) updated its mode of action (MoA) code list for several active ingredients. For example, some substances’ MoA ... Read more→

Chlorpyrifos: are there alternatives?

Chlorpyrifos and methyl-chlorpyrifos are insecticide organophosphates launched by Dow-agriscience in the 60´s and 80´s respectively. Several countries and regions have recently banned or restricted them. The ... Read more→

Towards true Traceability

Actors in the food chain are committed to food quality and safety – and need to assure the reliability of all suppliers. A food chain ... Read more→