All eggs and egg products from other EU countries must be tested for fipronil before marketing them in the Czech Republic

Starting on 6th August 2017, all the consignees of eggs and egg products produced in other EU countries will be obliged to have such goods tested for chemical substance fipronil.

Toxic eggs are withdrawn from the market in Netherlands, Belgium and Germany; there will be inspections in Czech Republic

Stores in the Netherlands, Belgium and Germany withdraw millions of eggs that contain toxic fipronil – a substance that is used to liquidate lice, ticks and fleas.

Exclusive research of the Ministry of Agriculture concerning different quality of food

Food sold in the same packaging and under the same name can differ in various EU countries. It was confirmed by a research that was ordered to the University of Chemistry and Technology in Prague (VŠCHT) by the Ministry of Agriculture.

SVA withdraws two deliveries of poultry products from Brasil due to salmonella content

The State Veterinary Administration (SVA) ordered to withdraw two deliveries of poultry products with origin in Brazil.

SVA withdraws German pudding desserts from the market, they might contain metal fractions

The State Veterinary Administration (SVA) ordered to withdraw pudding desserts made by German producer Neuburger Milchwerke GmbH & Co. 

Quality of sold honey is still out of conformity – half of it is adulterated

The Czech Agriculture and Food Inspection Authority (CAFIA) carried out an irregular inspection of honey produced (packed) in the Czech Republic.

Semaphore of harmfulness. Packaging will show sugar or salt content in food

Six large world producers of food such as Coca-Cola, Nestlé or Mars have agreed upon marking their products with a “semaphore” on the front side of the packaging. Information on sugar, salt and fat in the chart on the packaging front side will be depicted by green, amber and red colours based on what burden they reresent for the organism.

Chicken meat from Poland contained salmonella

A delivery of 3.6 tons of chilled chicken meat of Polish origin that contained the bacteria of Salmonella Enteritidis got to the Czech market.

State authorities are preparing a huge comparison of food

In the first half of 2017, the Ministry of Agriculture plan to carry out a huge comparison of the quality of food purchased in the Czech Republic, Slovakia or Hungary with food purchased in Austria or Germany.