Expert hearing on "The EU organic market – Internal market and standards"
(27-28 September 2012)
Experts and representatives of consumers, producers, retailers, processors, mass caterers, farm advisory services, research centers, animal welfare organisations, made presentations to the Inter-service Steering Group which can be found below.
Expert hearing on "The European Union's organic production - Controls and enforcement”
(25-26 October 2012)
Experts and representatives of producers, retailers, certifiers, control bodies, competent authorities, border control offices, accreditation bodies, the Court of Auditors, the Joint Research Centre (JRC) and DG Health and Consumers (SANCO) made presentations.
Expert hearing on "International trade in organic products and global issues"
(20-21 November 2012)
Experts, academics and representatives of producers, retailers, operators, processors, third countries and associations representing third countries, traders, detection laboratories and researchers, made presentations.