EU-Mexico trade deal prompts French farming backlash

By |maj 4th, 2020|agri-food sector, EU-Mexico, European Union, free trade, free trade agreement, Mexique, News|

The European Union signed a free trade agreement with Mexico on Tuesday (28 April), provoking strong reactions. EURACTIV's partner Ouest-France reports.

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COVID-19: Agri-food sector calls on EU to avert agricultural disruption

By |marec 20th, 2020|agri-food sector, coronavirus, COVID-19, EU single market, News|

Europe's ability to provide food depends on the preservation of the Single Market, agri-food stakeholders stressed in a joint statement published on Thursday (19 March) and directed to the European Commission.

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COVID-19: Agri-food sector calls on EU to avert agricultural disruption

By |marec 20th, 2020|agri-food sector, coronavirus, COVID-19, EU single market, News|

Europe's ability to provide food depends on the preservation of the Single Market, agri-food stakeholders stressed in a joint statement published on Thursday (19 March) and directed to the European Commission.

Komentarji so izklopljeni za COVID-19: Agri-food sector calls on EU to avert agricultural disruption

Agri-food exports to US spike ahead of tariffs storm

By |januar 11th, 2020|agri-food sector, EU-US trade, exports, News|

The last monthly update on agri-food trade with data until October 2019 confirmed a favourable trend of EU food exports to the US ahead of punitive tariffs promised by the Trump administration.

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Brexit impact reaches Sicilian shores

By |februar 28th, 2019|agri-food sector, Brexit, customs duties, European Council of Young Farmers (CEJA), News|

Brexit is bad news for British fans of Sicilian wine and good pasta. Sicilia Agricoltura reports. The past three years of current affairs have been marked by the many questions concerning Brexit: from the conditions of the withdrawal treaty to...

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Agri-food sector calls for foodstuffs ‘ fast-track’ in case of no-deal Brexit

By |februar 8th, 2019|agri-food sector, Brexit, CELCAA, Copa-Cogeca, Customs Union, Food safety, FoodDrinkEurope, foodstuffs, Michel Barnier, News|

European farmers, agri-traders and food makers are lobbying EU negotiators to consider unilateral contingency measures specific for foodstuffs, as current preparedness procedures alone would not be enough to avoid a harsh impact of no-deal Brexit on th...

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Europe should protect its farmers, not big food multinationals

By |november 8th, 2018|agri-food sector, consumer rights, European Parliament, farmers, food chain, Food chain sustainability, News, unfair trading practices|

MEPs working on the 'unfair trade practices' directive risk handing a series of victories to food multinationals in the name of 'fairness for all', argues Christian Verschueren

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Governments lack policies to support food sector in low carbon transition – report

By |oktober 16th, 2018|agri-food sector, Biodiversity, Climate Change, dairy products, environment, Food, Health, meat consumption, News|

Unlike the energy sector, agriculture does not benefit from public policies geared towards a low carbon transition, which means farming is still a significant contributor to climate change due to meat over-consumption, a new report published on 16 Octo...

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EU data-based food information tool crosses the border

By |oktober 3rd, 2018|agri-food sector, apps, food information, food labeling, group Nova, News, nutri-score, open data|

French EU Datathon finalist Open Food Facts plans to expand to other member states in a bid to overcome the language barrier and improve food information within the European union, vice-president Pierre Slamich told EURACTIV.com.

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Greening European agriculture: Can the new CAP be really green?

By |julij 13th, 2018|agri-food sector, agricultural sector, CAP reform, Common Agicultural Policy, News|

Environmental pressure and climate change are some of the main challenges facing agriculture today. The 2013 Common Agricultural Policy reform addressed these problems with “greening” measures, in an attempt to make the direct payments system more environment-friendly.

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