Quality of origin

Our rice is a unique product and acknowledged for having been grown in the Ebro Delta, an environment in which the earth contains extremely rich and fertile proprieties, where fresh and salt water embrace, and where the temperatures accompany those who work the land every day to produce the Delta’s exclusive varieties. It is a product with a guaranteed origin and quality, nurtured by genuine experts in rice producing tradition, who produce Extra category rice.

The Regulatory Council of the Ministry of Agriculture, Livestock and Fishing of the Government of Catalonia has therefore granted the following awards:

  • Designation of Origin
    rice
  • A product exclusive
    from the Ebro Delta Natural Park
  • Extra Quality
    guaranteed

(1) “Rice of the Ebro Delta” designation of Origin
(2) Protected Designation of Origin
(3) Quality seal Award


(4) Quality Management System
(5) Alimentary Quality and Safety regulations
(6) Alimentary Quality and Safety regulations
(7) Sustainability Report Certificado


Regulation:
Quality seal Award status was established by Decree 33/1983 of the Ministry of Agriculture, Livestock and Fishing of the Government of Catalonia to guarantee the origin and the quality of food products.
Ratification of the text on Regulation of Specific “RICE OF THE EBRO DELTA” Designation of Origin, approved by order of 29 May 1989, amended by order of 22 May 1991 of Ministry of Agriculture, Livestock and Fishing of the Government of Catalonia, attached as an appendix to this provision, which is assumed by the Ministry of Agriculture, Fishing and Food, for the purposes of promoting the rice and championing it both nationally and internationally.

BOE No. 12 (14-01-92)-ORDER of 11-12-91

IGP recognition
It has been awarded with the Protected Geographical Indication (PGI) status, in accordance with Commission Regulation (EC) No. 1107/96, published in the Official Journal of the European Communities No. L148, of 21-6-1996, page 1.

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