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Two agricultural product names registered, one amended

Two agricultural product names registered, one amended

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Two agricultural product names registered, one amended
02/03/2012

 

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

  • "Cornish Pasty" (pasty - PGI - United Kingdom)
  • "Saucisson de l’Ardèche" (meat - PGI - France)

and amended the name

  • "Riviera Ligure" (PDO - Italy)

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

 

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