Kyriakides: Investments will match EU’s ambition on sustainable food systems

By |julij 9th, 2020|agricultural innovation, agriculture and trade, common agricultural policy, common fisheries policy, Farm to Fork, food imports, food sustainability, Horizon Europe, News, Stella Kyriakides, sustainability|

The EU's determination to become a global leader in sustainability will be matched by investments in solutions to deliver on the commitments set out in the EU's new food policy, Commissioner Stella Kyriakides told EURACTIV.com in an exclusive interview.

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EU action ineffective in safeguarding wild pollinators, say EU auditors 

By |julij 9th, 2020|CAP, CAP reform, common agricultural policy, EU court of auditors, European Court of Auditors, News, Pesticides, pollinators, sustainable use of pesticides directive|

EU measures have been largely ineffective in preventing the decline of wild pollinators, according to a new review from the European Court of Auditors (ECA).

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Food security is not outdated topic, says Italy’s farmers chief

By |julij 9th, 2020|common agricultural policy, Farm to Fork, Food security, News, organic farming, transitional CAP|

Saying that ensuring both food security and food safety in Europe is an objective already achieved is a mistake, the chief of Italy's farmers' organisation Confagricoltura Massimiliano Giansanti told EURACTIV Italy in an interview.

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Commission irks Council, Parliament by opposing two-year bridging CAP gap

By |junij 23rd, 2020|common agricultural policy, Elsi Katainen, Mazaly Aguilar, News, Paolo De Castro, transitional CAP, trilogue|

The European Parliament and the Council have been irritated by the Commission's firm opposition to having an interim two-year period before the next EU farming subsidies programme starts.

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EU lawmakers bicker over CAP reform

By |junij 13th, 2020|comagri, common agricultural policy, ENVI committee, News, Norbert Lins, Paolo De Castro, Pascal Canfin, Ulrike Mueller|

Lawmakers on the European Parliament's Agriculture Committee (AGRI) reacted angrily as their colleagues on the Environment Committee (ENVI) decided to halt cooperation on the post-2020 Common Agricultural Policy (CAP) file.

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New sustainable food policy bears risk of unsustainable imports, ministers warn

By |junij 9th, 2020|Agrifish, common agricultural policy, Croatian Presidency, Farm to Fork, Janusz Wojciechowski, meat sector, News, unsustainable farming practices|

The European Commission's latest efforts to make the European food system more sustainable may risk inadvertently encouraging unsustainable farming practices elsewhere, EU agriculture ministers stressed on Monday (8 June).

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Biomass can contribute to sector integration in Green Deal

By |junij 5th, 2020|common agricultural policy, News, Renewable Energy Directive|

Member states can integrate their Energy and Climate plans into the Common Agricultural Policy to develop sustainable and resource-efficient biomass value chains, write David Chiaramonti and Calliope Panoutsou. Sector integrated biomass policies at nat...

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Farm to Fork Strategy – What’s on the menu?

By |maj 29th, 2020|agroecology, alternatives to pesticides, Animal Taskforce, common agricultural policy, Compassion in World Farming, Copa-Cogeca, ECPA, Eurocoop, Farm to Fork, FoodDrinkEurope, Frans Timmermans, Good Food Institute, IBMA, ifoam, IPES-Food, meat consumption, meat production, News, Norbert Lins, organic farming, Paolo De Castro, pesticide action network, pesticide reduction, Pierre Bascou, Stella Kyriakides, sustainable food production, WWF|

In this special edition of the agrifood podcast, EURACTIV's agrifood team spoke to a range of policymakers and stakeholders to hear their remarks on the presentation of the highly anticipated Farm to Fork strategy, the new EU's landmark food policy

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EU’s new food policy will match CAP goals, Commission says

By |maj 28th, 2020|common agricultural policy, Janusz Wojciechowski, Multi-Annual Financial Framework (MFF), News|

The new Farm to Fork (F2F) strategy is compatible with the general thrust of the EU's Common Agricultural Policy (CAP)'s proposal presented in June 2018, provided that its core aspects are confirmed in the legislative process, the European Commission has stressed in response to a query from EU lawmakers.

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Agriculture Commissioner backs Poland’s plan to hike CAP spending

By |maj 14th, 2020|common agricultural policy, Janusz Wojciechowski, Marija Vučković, Mateusz Morawiecki, Multi-Annual Financial Framework (MFF), News, Poland|

Agriculture Commissioner Janusz Wojciechowski said he will recommend member states to support Poland's position to increase the budget for EU's farming subsidies by 10% than proposed by the Commission in 2018.

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