Freshfel Europe welcomes UK announcement to postpone new import requirements for EU exports in response to sector’s request
Freshfel and FPC urge UK government to extend derogations on phytosanitary certifications
Freshfel Europe launches #SpeakUp4FruitVeg campaign for 2021 International Year of Fruits and Vegetables
Freshfel calls on EC for more financial support for marketing
AREFLH and Freshfel Europe examine key challenges facing European fresh fruit and vegetable sector
Europe readies itself for future food crises
Philippe Binard, Freshfel Europe’s general delegate
Over 200 representatives of Europe’s food industry and the public sector gathered for the ESSA (European Sprouted Seeds Association) and Freshfel Europe’s Food Crisis Management Event this week to study previous crises and prepare to respond to future hypothetical scenarios through closer cooperation.
ESSA and Freshfel Europe’s Food Crisis Management Event
Freshfel demands concrete solutions
© Réussir Fruits et Légumes
Association calls on agri-ministers to firm-up EU-wide solutions on free movement of goods and critical workers. As the effects of the Covid-19 outbreak continue to unfold across Europe, Freshfel Europe has said that it welcomed the discussions of yesterday’s Informal Agriculture and Fisheries Council on free movement of goods and critical workers.
Freshfel Europe calls for a fresh fruit and vegetable-in-all-policies approach
On the 2nd of December, Freshfel Europe called for a fresh fruit and vegetables-in-all-policies approach in its presentation of its 2019-2024 priorities paper for the EU institutions ‘Fresh Fruit & Vegetables for Europe’s Future’ in the European Parliament. Freshfel Europe asked policy makers to help stimulate a higher level of fresh fruit and vegetable consumption as part of an integral shift to a low environmental impact plant-based diet to protect the planet and citizens’ health.