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Four agricultural product names registered

Four agricultural product names registered

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Four agricultural product names registered
02/03/2012

 

The European Commission has added four names of agricultural products and foodstuffs to the Register of Protected Designations of Origin (PDO) and Protected Geographical Indications (PGI):

  • "Hofer Rindfleischwurst" (Sausage - PGI - Germany)
  • "Carciofo Spinoso di Sardegna" (Artichoke - PDO - Italy)
  • "Arancia di Ribera" (Orange - PDO - Italy)
  •  "Limone di Siracusa" (Lemon - PGI - Italy)

The four names are added to the list of about 1000 product names already protected under the legislation on the protection of geographical indications and designations of origin and traditional speciality. 

 

Details on the EU agricultural product quality policy

Database of protected product names