EU farmers tread carefully on Green Deal, as balance with CAP is not easy stuff

By |januar 28th, 2020|CAP, CAP reform, common agricultural policy, Copa-Cogeca, European Green Deal, Farm to Fork, Herbert Dorfmann, Janusz Wojciechowski, Marija Vučković, News, Pekka Pesonen, sustainability, sustainable farming|

Policymakers are being called to take up the challenge of finding a place for bloc’s farm aid provided under the EU Common Agricultural Policy (CAP) in the ambitious new environmental flagship policy of the European Commission.

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Germany’s new bioeconomy strategy criticised for overlooking agriculture, food production

By |januar 27th, 2020|bioeconomy, CAP, circular economy, common agricultural policy, Germany, Julia Klöckner, News, sustainability|

Germany's federal cabinet adopted a new bioeconomy strategy last week, and it has already been criticised for hardly mentioning agricultural reform and focusing 'too much' on technology and optimisation. EURACTIV Germany reports.

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Croatian farm minister: Getting transitional CAP done by mid-2020 on presidency’s radar

By |januar 23rd, 2020|common agricultural policy, European Green Deal, European Maritime and Fisheries Fund, F2F, Farm to Fork, Marija Vučković, News, transitional regulations|

The Croatian EU presidency will focus its efforts on securing an agreement among member states on Common Agricultural Policy (CAP)'s transitional regulations that will extend the current rules for at least a year, Croatia's Agriculture Minister Marija Vučković told EURACTIV in an interview.

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Bioeconomy in the CAP’s nine objectives

By |januar 20th, 2020|bioeconomy, bioenergy, common agricultural policy, News|

Bioeconomy will play a crucial role in delivering the European Union's environmental and climate neutrality agenda. The farm sector is no exception and at least half of the nine objectives of the post-2020 EU Common Agricultural Policy (CAP) relate dir...

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The battle of numbers that will shape EU’s future

By |januar 6th, 2020|Charles Michel, cohesion policy, common agricultural policy, EU budget 2021-2027, eurozone budget, Just Transition Fund, MFF, News, own resources|

It might not be the sexiest debate but how the EU will look in the next seven years will depend on the outcome of one of the toughest upcoming fights in 2020: the negotiation over the bloc’s next long-term budget. 

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Environment and climate issues take precedence in new CAP proposal

By |december 17th, 2019|CAP, CAP reform, climate, common agricultural policy, European Union, News, Poland, Research and Development|

Climate and environmental problems and their prevention are one of the main elements of the new multiannual EU budget proposed by the European Commission after 2020. The common agricultural policy takes account of them very strongly, and even more so t...

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Finland aims to put €10bn more in CAP’s second pillar

By |december 4th, 2019|CAP, CMO, common agricultural policy, Dacian Cioloş, direct payments, first pillar, Janusz Wojciechowski, News, Paolo De Castro, rural development, second pillar|

Finland's presidency proposed an EU’s seven-year budget that leaves allocations for direct payments and market measures as they were set up in Common Agricultural Policy's Commission proposal, adding €10 billion of fresh money in the rural development funds.

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German farmers will ‘have to declare bankrupcy’ if CAP direct payments are capped

By |november 26th, 2019|agriculture, Berlin, Brandenburg, CAP, common agricultural policy, direct payments, eco-scheme, environment, farmer, farmers, first pillar, Germany, News, organic farming, second pillar|

From 2021, the new Common Agricultural Policy (CAP) is intended to be more closely linked to environmental requirements. But this could lead to large conventional farms facing existential threats. EURACTIV Germany reports.

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French MPs denounce Commission’s lack of progress on CAP reform

By |oktober 31st, 2019|agricultural subsidies, budget, CAP, CAP reform, common agricultural policy, farmers, France, Helsinki, News|

France is beginning to kick up a fuss on the issue of reforming the EU's Common Agricultural Policy (CAP), which is not seeing any progress even though its format is supposed to change from 2021 onwards. EURACTIV France reports.

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The CAP has devastating effects on developing countries, report says

By |oktober 18th, 2019|Africa, CAP, CAP payments, common agricultural policy, environment, farmers, GRET, milk quotas, News, sustainable farming|

The EU's Common Agricultural Policy (CAP) penalises local farmers and harms the environment. It continues to contribute to the injection of palm oil in milk powder, exports of soft wheat to the detriment of local products, as well as to the over-consum...

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