• Commission Decision of 24 October 2007 authorizing the placing on the market of food and feed produced from genetically modified sugar beet H7-1 (KM-ØØØH71-4) pursuant to Regulation (EC) No 1829/2003 of the European Parliament and of the Council (OJ L 283, 27 October 2007, p. 69)
  • Commission Regulation (EC) No 1266/2007 of 26 October 2007 on implementing rules for Council Directive 2000/75/EC as regards the control, monitoring, surveillance and restrictions on movements of certain animals of susceptible species in relation to bluetongue (OJ L 283, 27 October 2007, p. 37) 
  • Commission Decision of 26 October 2007 concerning protection measures in relation to highly pathogenic avian influenza in Canada (OJ L 283, 27 October 2007, p. 72) 
  • The EU Environment Council on October 30, 2007, will discuss genetically modified organisms and a vote has been scheduled on Austria's safeguard measures on the import and processing into food and feed of two types of genetically modified maize, MON810 and T25 (RAPID, October 29, 2007) 
  • United Nations’ Director General Jacques Diouf has warned that some developing countries could follow Russia’s example and impose retail price controls to avoid social unrest due to rising food prices (FT, October 29, 2007, p. 2) 
  • Publication of an application pursuant to Article 6(2) of Council Regulation (EC) No 510/2006 on the protection of geographical indications and designations of origin for agricultural products and foodstuffs (CARNALENTEJANA, fresh meat – Portugal) (OJ C 255, 27 October 2007, p. 88)