Keywords: livestock products, quality, safety, falsification, certification programs, organic farming, quality assurance logo, intensification


The most important task of the modern agrarian policy for the development of the meat products sub-complex is to maintain and increase the level of meat production, stimulate the expansion of its range and degree of processing, as well as to improve the quality. The country's transition to market relations necessitates further improvement of the economic mechanism of management in the meat products sub-complex, their reorientation to stimulate the production of competitive products, considering consumer demand.

The article aims to reveal modern approaches to guaranteeing the quality and safety of livestock products in the EU and substantiate the possibilities of their application in Ukraine.

This work reveals modern approaches to guarantee the quality and safety of animal products in the EU and justify their possible use in Ukraine. The key elements of the new food safety concept in the EU, rooted in the early 2000s are discovered. The specific legislation governing food safeties in the EU is shoved up. The features of the system of quality certification and livestock products produced with food are discovered. Directions for the formation of an effective system for ensuring the quality and safety of organic livestock products are proposed. The experience of product quality management in the meat sub-complex of the EU countries is revealed. The trends of the European system of compulsory labelling of animal welfare in the manufacture of certain types of livestock production and distribution systems of the voluntary certification program for the protection of animals are revealed. The problems in quality due to the intensification of livestock are noted. The trends and modern approaches to improving knowledge about the impact of a number of substances and ingredients contained in animal products, on human health are analysed


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Author Biographies

Iryna Kyryliuk, Bohdan Khmelnytsky National University of Cherkasy

Associate Professor at the Management and Economic Security Department

Yevhenii Kyryliuk, Bohdan Khmelnytsky National University of Cherkasy

Professor at the Economics and International Economics Relations Department

Alina Proshchalykina, Bohdan Khmelnytsky National University of Cherkasy

Associate Professor of the Economics and International Economics Relations Department


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How to Cite
Kyryliuk, I., Kyryliuk, Y., Proshchalykina, A., & Hunia, V. (2020). CURRENT TRENDS IN THE IMPLEMENTATION OF THE EUROPEAN MODEL OF ENSURING THE QUALITY OF LIVESTOCK PRODUCTS IN UKRAINE. European Cooperation, 4(48), 47-67.