Agrow is part of the Business Intelligence Division of Informa PLC

This site is operated by a business or businesses owned by Informa PLC and all copyright resides with them. Informa PLC’s registered office is 5 Howick Place, London SW1P 1WG. Registered in England and Wales. Number 8860726.

This copy is for your personal, non-commercial use. Please do not redistribute without permission.

Printed By


No change for EU GMO/organic co-existence measures

There is no need to make changes to EU measures designed to keep traces of genetically modified organisms out of organic products, says the European Commission. Instead of proposing specific thresholds for accidental traces of GMOs in organic crops, it would prefer to maintain the 0.9% threshold, which applies to all crops, whether conventional or organic. Similarly, it is too early to make changes to co-existence measures for GM and organic crops. However, the Commission plans to raise certain co-existence issues in a forthcoming debate on EU organic crop legislation.


What to read next




Ask The Analyst

Please fill in the form below to send over your enquiry or check the Ask The Analyst Page to find out more about the service

Your question has been successfully sent to the email address below and we will get back as soon as possible. my@email.address.

All fields are required.

Please make sure all fields are completed.

Please make sure you have filled out all fields

Please make sure you have filled out all fields

Please enter a valid e-mail address

Please enter a valid Phone Number

Ask your question to our analysts