The effects of COVID-19 on agriculture in the EU

By |marec 31st, 2020|agrifood brief, agrifood podcast, common agricultural policy, coronavirus, COVID-19, EEB, European Council of Young Farmers (CEJA), News, Thomas Waitz|

In this special edition of the agrifood podcast, EURACTIV's agrifood team explores the impact of the recent coronavirus outbreak on EU agriculture and the bloc's main farming subsidies programme, the Common Agricultural Policy (CAP).

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EU Parliament wants plenary vote on new CAP after summer break

By |marec 31st, 2020|common agricultural policy, News, transitional CAP|

The coordinators of political groups on the European Parliament’s agriculture committee agreed on Monday (30 March) to hold a plenary vote on the post-2020 Common Agricultural Policy (CAP)  “after the summer break”, according to a document seen by EURACTIV.

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Agriculture and biodiversity: A make or break for European Green Deal

By |marec 31st, 2020|Biodiversity, CAP, common agricultural policy, News|

A recent impact report published by the European Commission lays bare the terrible mismatch between the EU's Common Agricultural Policy (CAP) and the bloc's biodiversity objectives, writes Jabier Ruiz.

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EU farm ministers seek targeted measures to withstand COVID-19

By |marec 26th, 2020|CAP, common agricultural policy, coronavirus, COVID-19, Janusz Wojciechowski, News|

EU agriculture ministers have called for further specific and targeted measures to address the difficulties faced by the agri-food sector due to the COVID-19 pandemic such as restrictions in the movement of foodstuff, changes in the operation of produc...

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MEPs demand CAP contingency plan as part of EU response to COVID-19

By |marec 25th, 2020|common agricultural policy, coronavirus, COVID-19, News, Norbert Lins, Paolo De Castro|

Lawmakers in the European Parliament have called on the European Commission to prepare a strategy anticipating the difficulties that might arise in implementing the Common Agricultural Policy (CAP) due to the coronavirus outbreak.

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F2F delayed, CAP deadline, COVID-19

By |marec 19th, 2020|common agricultural policy, coronavirus, COVID-19, Farm to Fork, News, transitional arrengements|

Welcome to EURACTIV’s AgriFood Brief, your weekly update on all things Agriculture & Food in the EU. You can subscribe here if you haven’t done so yet. The launch of the new EU food policy, the Farm 2 Fork strategy,...

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Transitional CAP puts back bloc’s ‘green’ ambition in farming, warn auditors

By |marec 19th, 2020|common agricultural policy, ECA, European Court of Auditors, European Green Deal, News, transitional arrengements|

Bridging measures are necessary to prevent farmers from being financially exposed until the new Common Agricultural Policy (CAP) is agreed, but they may hold up the Commission’s ambition to make the farming sector more environmentally sustainable, the EU auditors warned in their latest opinion.

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Greenpeace proposes 70% meat consumption reduction by 2030

By |marec 12th, 2020|agriculture, beef, boeuf, CAP, carbon emissions, climat, climate, common agricultural policy, European Commission, Farm to Fork, France, Greenpeace, livestock farming, News|

Three burgers a week: that's the maximum amount of meat Europeans should get used to eating, according to NGO Greenpeace, which has been looking at Europe's eating habits. EURACTIV France reports.

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Italy seeks extension of CAP deadlines due to coronavirus

By |marec 3rd, 2020|CAP, common agricultural policy, coronavirus, COVID-19, direct payments, News, rural development, Teresa Bellanova|

Italy's agriculture minister Teresa Bellanova has asked the European Commission for a postponement of some of Common Agricultural Policy (CAP)'s administrative procedures to relieve Italian farmers stricken by the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) emergency.

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Spain wants to set a cap on CAP subsidies

By |februar 27th, 2020|agriculture, CAP, cohesion fund, common agricultural policy, farmer subsidies, Luis Planas, News, Pedro Sanchez, Spain|

Spain's socialist Agriculture Minister Luis Planas has revived the debate on CAP (Common Agricultural Policy) subsidies, as he intends to set a cap on aid, which will range between €60,000 and €100,00 per farm. EURACTIV's partner EFE Agro reports.

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