French MEP: When it comes to the environment, the future CAP is regressive

By |julij 12th, 2019|CAP reform, common agricultural policy, Eco Schemes, Éric Andrieu, European Parliament, France, future eu, green farming, News|

In an interview with EURACTIV France, French MEP and vice-chair of the Socialists and Democrats (S&D) group Eric Andrieu spoke about the future of the Common Agricultural Policy (CAP) and highlighted its lack of environmentally-focused provisions.

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PEST committee boss insists on toxic pesticide to protect organic winemakers

By |junij 21st, 2018|copper, Éric Andrieu, News, pesticide use, Vytenis Andriukaitis|

We should stop focusing on economy over health when it comes to pesticides, said MEP Eric Andrieu, the president of the PEST committee in the European Parliament. But in the case of toxic copper, he urged member states to keep in mind that the viability of organic winery is at stake and that alternatives to copper are very limited.

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EP’s pesticides committee chief ‘silent’ over toxic organic agent

By |junij 20th, 2018|Éric Andrieu, News, pesticide regulation, pesticide use|

The head of the European Parliament's pesticides committee has warned the European Commission about the possible impact on organic wine-growing if the use of copper, a toxic substance according to EFSA and ECHA, is outlawed.

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