Search results

Results 1 - 10 of 1049

Conference on Xylella fastidiosa: 29-30 October 2019

Second European Conference on Xylella fastidiosa The second scientific conference on ongoing research into Xylella fastidiosa is being held in Ajaccio, Corsica, from 29 to 30 October 2019. A post-conference field visit organised by the OEC on 31 October w ...

29 October 2019 to 30 October 2019
Ajaccio, Corsica

Pest categorisation of Spodoptera litura

The EFSA Panel on Plant Health (PLHP) performed a pest categorisation of  Spodoptera litura  (Lepidoptera: Noctuidae) for the EU.  S. litura  is widely distributed across South and East Asia and Oceania. It is established in tropical and subtropical regio ...

30 July 2019
Scientific Opinion

Analysis of the European baseline survey of norovirus in oysters

The European Commission requested scientific technical assistance for the analysis of a European Union coordinated monitoring programme on the prevalence of norovirus in raw oysters. A total of 2,180 valid samples were taken from production areas and 2,12 ...

15 July 2019
Scientific Report of EFSA

App developer console opens up our food safety data

A new “developer portal” using application programming interface (API) technology makes EFSA’s information more accessible to software developers, allowing them to design creative new apps and tools for use by the food safety assessment community or consu ...

01 July 2019
News

Food Safety Regulatory Research Needs 2030

The European Food Safety Authority (EFSA) regularly collects recommendations from members of the Scientific Committee and Scientific Panels on EFSA's research needs and priorities (EFSA,  2017). At the end of the 2015–2018 Scientific Panels mandate, ...

01 July 2019
EFSA Journal Editorial

Pest categorisation of non‐EU Cicadomorpha vectors of Xylella spp.

The Panel on Plant Health performed a group pest categorisation of non‐EU Cicadomorpha vectors of  Xylella  spp. known to be associated with plant diseases. Although all the insects considered in this categorisation are proven vectors of  Xylella spp., ad ...

28 June 2019
Scientific Opinion

Pesticide residues in food: what's the picture in the EU?

The latest edition of the annual EU report on pesticide residues in food is now available. Just under 96% of food samples were found to be free of pesticide residues or to contain traces that fall within legally permitted levels. EFSA analysed the results ...

26 June 2019
News

Pages