• On October 30, 2007, EU ministers failed to reach an agreement on Austria’s decision to restrict the import and processing for food and feed of two types of genetically modified maize (Zea Mays L MON810 and Zea Mays L. T 25). As a consequence, the Commission may decide (FT, October 31, 2007, p. 4; Europolitics, October 31, 2007, p. 1)
  • Commission Decision of 24 October 2007 authorising the placing on the market of products containing, consisting of, or produced from genetically modified maize NK603xMON810 (MON-ØØ6Ø3-6xMON-ØØ81Ø-6) pursuant to Regulation (EC) No 1829/2003 of the European Parliament and of the Council (OJ L 285, 31 October 2007, p. 37) 
  • Commission Decision of 24 October 2007 authorising the placing on the market of products containing, consisting of, or produced from genetically modified maize 59122 (DAS-59122-7) pursuant to Regulation (EC) No 1829/2003 of the European Parliament and of the Council (OJ L 285, 31 October 2007, p. 37) 
  • Commission Decision of 24 October 2007 authorising the placing on the market of products containing, consisting of, or produced from genetically modified maize 1507xNK603 (DAS-Ø15Ø7-1xMON-ØØ6Ø3-6) pursuant to Regulation (EC) No 1829/2003 of the European Parliament and of the Council (OJ L 285, 31 October 2007, p. 47) 
  • Publication of an application for registration pursuant to Article 6(2) of Council Regulation (EC) No 510/2006 on the protection of geographical indications and designations of origin of agricultural products and foodstuffs (“Arroz Carolino das Lezírias Ribatejanas”, Hulled caryopsis of the Aríete variety (plant, duly dried, shelled, whitened and polished) – Portugal) (OJ C 258, 31 October 2007, p. 12)