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Herd of Aubrac breed
Herd of Aubrac breed
© Guix/Ch. Agri. de Lozère

 

Whether they derive from tradition or from innovation, local products are always renown for their excellent quality. This, however, does not necessarily imply any control of quality.

The French legislation distinguishes in particular between Label of Controlled Origin (A.O.C), certificate of conformity, label of organic agriculture, red label, and regional labels. The European legislation goes in the same direction.

By contrast, consumers would tend to trust a good make for goods of industrial origin.