Food Feed Farm - articles

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    How certification can prevent food fraud

    Food fraud is an increasing challenge for the food industry and requirements for the prevention of food fraud are becoming more and more stringent. How can international food safety standards help to combat food fraud?

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    Spain’s fishing industry takes Kiwa on board

    Spanish fishing association CEPESCA wants to work responsibly and sustainably. Kiwa helps.

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    What makes traditional balsamic vinegar traditional?

    When it comes to traditional balsamic vinegar; how do you know for sure, the word traditional is not a marketing trick based on no tradition at all?

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    Consorzio Pescatori di Goro: a qualitative journey from sea to table

    Quality of food products is not the only aspect taken into consideration by consumers and distributors. Something invisible and untouchable is becoming more and more important: the history, safety and sustainability of products.

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    Setting the bar for quality chocolate

    Besides creating delicious, organic chocolate, Pacari Chocolate wants to help building the local economy and teach farmers how to work ecologically in Ecuador.

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    Sweet and certified: Citrus of Algarve PGI

    The Algarve region in Portugal is well known for its superior quality citrus fruits: Citrus of Algarve PGI (Citrinos do Algarve IGP). Rita Hilário, PGI scheme manager at Kiwa Portugal, is involved in the certification of Citrus of Algarve PGI.

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    Building trust in organic farming

    Organic food production is booming. But how do farmers get to know the proper organic rules and principles, and how do consumers recognize organic products? Kiwa helps building confidence in organic food production.

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    Eat them pure: delicious tasty bananas with a holistic touch

    Biodynamic farming stands for consistently organically grown food produced in harmony with nature, following a holistic, ecological and ethical approach to agriculture. We take you to Finca Laguna Salada, one of the first biodynamic Demeter-certified banana plantations in the Dominican Republic.

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    Organic auditing plays vital role in upholding principles of organic farming

    David Flores, organic auditor at Kiwa BCS in Ecuador tells how he experiences and values his job and how organic certification contributes to society.

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