Mar. 1, 2004 - Feb. 1, 2009Award Number
CCFRA 78097Funding Agency
This is a new EU Integrated Project that aims to improve quality, ensure safety and improve productivity along the European organic and other low input food supply chains. The project involves 31 partners throughout Europe. CCFRA is co-ordinator of Subproject 6: Development of strategies to improve quality and safety and reduce costs along the food supply chain. There are two work packages in this subproject. One is an analysis of structures, conduct and performance of supply chains for organic foods in Europe. This project is managed by FIBL in Switzerland. The other will develop HACCP protocols, manuals and training schemes for organic food production and processing systems. CCFRA is managing this project.