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Ministerial Joint Decree No. 295194 establishing additional measures on the use of propagating material in organic farming, in implementation of Council Regulation (EC) No. 834/2007 and Commission Regulation (EC) No. 889/2008.

Country/Territory
Greece
Document type
Regulation
Date
2009
Source
FAO, FAOLEX
Subject
Cultivated plants
Keyword
Ecological production/organic production Access-to-information Planting material/seeds Authorization/permit Plant production
Geographical area
Europe, EUROPE AND CENTRAL ASIA, European Union Countries, Mediterranean, Southern Europe
Entry into force notes
The Decree shall enter into force on the day of its publication in the Official Gazette.
Abstract

Aim of the present Decree is to establish the additional measures required for the implementation of the provisions of point b, paragraph 2, article 22 of Council Regulation (EC) No. 834/2007 and the provisions of article 45 and chapter 7 of Commission Regulation (EC) No. 889/2008 with regard to the use of potato seed or potato vegetative propagating material not obtained by the organic production method. Article 6 to this Decree establishes the rules for obtaining an authorization to use non-organic potato seed or vegetative propagating material if not available from organic production. Article 7 provides for the procedures for issuing such license. The Decree also makes provisions as regards the registration of organic potato propagating material to the electronic database of the Ministry of Agriculture (articles 2 to 5).

Full text
Greek
Website
www.et.gr

References - Legislation

Implements

Commission Regulation (EC) No. 889/2008 laying down detailed rules for the implementation of Council Regulation (EC) No. 834/2007 on organic production and labelling of organic products with regard to organic production, labelling and control.

Legislation | 2008

Keyword: Aquaculture, Internal trade, International trade, Ecological production/organic production, Animal feed/feedstuffs, Agricultural commodities, Food quality control/food safety, Packaging/labelling, Fraud/deceit/adulteration, Animal production, Drugs, Animal health, Planting material/seeds, Plant production

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Council Regulation (EC) No. 834/2007 on organic production and labelling of organic products and repealing Regulation (EEC) No. 2092/91.

Legislation | 2007

Keyword: Ecological production/organic production, Basic legislation, Biodiversity, Agricultural commodities, Food quality control/food safety, Packaging/labelling, Processing/handling, Inspection, Internal trade, International trade, Fraud/deceit/adulteration, Animal feed/feedstuffs, Animal production, Plant production, Planting material/seeds

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Repeals

Ministerial Joint Decision No. 288915 establishing a database of organic propagating material and in exception, authorising the use of non-organic propagating material in accordance with EU Regulations No. 2092/1991/EEC and No. 1452/2003/EU.

Legislation | Greece | 2006

Keyword: Ecological production/organic production, Agricultural commodities, Access-to-information, Planting material/seeds, Plant production

Source: FAO, FAOLEX