Agriculture and Forestry – April 10, 2014

In Committee from the Senate of Canada

Agriculture and Forestry – April 10, 2014

Representatives from European Food Safety Authority testify via videoconference as part of the committee’s ongoing study on bees and bee health. The EFSA conducts food and feed safety risk assessments for the European Union.
Scientific Officer Agnes Rortais presents the agency’s work in the development of a risk assessment for bees that takes into account the different factors affecting bee health. José V. Tarazona, head of the pesticides unit, discusses the risk assessment for pesticides. (April 10, 2014)