Protected food name: Ayrshire New Potatoes/Ayrshire Earlies

An application for Ayrshire New Potatoes/Ayrshire Earlies to get PGI status.



This document provides detail on a food product from the UK, Ayrshire New Potatoes/Ayrshire Earlies which is being considered under the EU protected food names scheme.

We are in the process of applying to the EU to get Protected Geographical Indication (PGI) status for this product.

The EU protected food name scheme covers regional and traditional foods whose authenticity and origin can be guaranteed.

The EU will only give a product the PGI mark if they decide it has a reputation, characteristics or qualities that are a result of the area it’s associated with.

Published 16 January 2017
Last updated 31 August 2017 + show all updates
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