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Autor:  Márcio Farias
E-mail:  marcio_osorio@oi.com.br
Data:  23/OUT/2007 5:55 PM
Assunto:  Food security x Food security
 
Mensagem:  Food safety: This term refers to the extent to which food is safe to eat. The term is sometimes confused with that of food security which refers to the extent to which food is available - i.e. whether it is physically available and at what price.


Food security: This term refers to the availability of food - in other words whether it is physically available and if so at what price. The term is sometimes confused with that of food safety which refers to the extent to which food is safe to eat.

[http://ec.europa.eu/agriculture/glossary/index_en.htm]


Do insurance companies sell food insurance? -- We'll need enough of it in the next 400 hundred years to come. And even then, will we have enough food safety to warrant a decent meal? Will we live, will we die?


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 English Made in Brazil -- English, Portuguese, & contrastive linguistics
Food safety   –  Noelle  23/OUT/2007, 2:24 PM
 Food security x Food security  –  Márcio Farias  23/OUT/2007, 5:55 PM
Food security x Food security  –  Noelle  24/OUT/2007, 12:00 PM

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