9 - F2F Leak, Circular Economy Plan, COVID-19

Episode 9 March 12, 2020 00:04:56
9 - F2F Leak, Circular Economy Plan, COVID-19
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9 - F2F Leak, Circular Economy Plan, COVID-19
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Show Notes

This week: The latest leaked draft of the Farm to Fork strategy features several notable changes from the previous version, how the new circular economy action plan will work alongside the Farm to Fork strategy and EFSA's conclusion that there is currently “no evidence that food is a likely source or route of transmission” of the novel coronavirus, COVID-19.

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