Orientations for a successful transition of agri-food systems
The 3rd Edition of the Global Food Forum took place on the 17th and 18thof September in Pavia (Italy). The GFF2018 drawn orientations for the future of EU policies with having an impact on EU agri-food systems including the Common Agricultural Policy.
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Posted on 19/12/2018 - By Farm Europe

Press release  Brussels, December 19th At the end of a sixth and final trilogue procedure, the European Parliament and the Council, on December the 19th reached an agreement on the Directive to combat Unfair Trade Practices in the agri and food supply chain. This is excellent news for all producers and companies in the sector, who have been waiting for […]

Posted on 17/12/2018 - By Joao Pacheco

The US Congress adopted a new 5-year Farm Bill that enhances the commodity programs and crop insurance tools previously available to US farmers, in a sharp contrast to the European Commission CAP proposals that drastically cut the budget and support to EU farmers. The new US Farm Bill increases support across the board. It increases […]

Posted on 22/11/2018 - By Farm Europe

Press release Brussels, 22 November 2018 Now that the political compromise reached in July on the Renewable Energy Directive has just been adopted, Farm Europe’s Green Energy Platform organized today an event at the European Parliament, under the patronage of the EPP rapporteur Seán Kelly, to discuss the opportunities for EU farmers to contribute to the energy […]

Posted on 25/10/2018 - By Farm Europe

Today, the European Parliament adopted by a very large majority (428 votes in favour to 170 against and 18 abstentions) MEP Paolo De Castro’s report on the EU Directive against Unfair Trade Practices in the food supply chain. This vote makes it now possible to adopt the Directive before the end of the current term of office and therefore ahead of the next EU elections, and secures a strong legitimacy […]

Events
23/01/2019

CAP, Brexit, Budget: turn challenges into assets for our agriculture.

PARIS, du 23/01/2019 15:00 to
18/02/2019

Recommendations of the Global Food Forum

EUROPEAN PARLIAMENT, ROOM JAN6Q1, du 18/02/2019 18:30 to 18/02/2019 20:00

Global Food Forum 2018: Can agri-food systems be again the beating heart of the European union? Under the patronage of Michel DANTIN & Paolo DE CASTRO, MEPs The 3rd Edition of the Global Food Forum took place on the 17th and 18th of September in Pavia (Italy), gathering more than 200 political, economic and institutional decision-leaders as well […]

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Trade in 2019: high stakes amid high uncertainty
Blog - Posted on 14/01/2019 - By Joao Pacheco

January 2019 One thing is certain about what trade brings to the EU agri-food sector in 2019 – high-stake issues and a high level of uncertainty on how they will unfold. The two major trade issues that could have a large impact on the sector in 2019 are the EU-US trade relations and Brexit (Mercosur […]

UTPs Directive: EU institutions reached an agreement to protect actors of the food supply chain
Blog - Posted on 19/12/2018 - By Farm Europe

Press release  Brussels, December 19th At the end of a sixth and final trilogue procedure, the European Parliament and the Council, on December the 19th reached an agreement on the Directive to combat Unfair Trade Practices in the agri and food supply chain. This is excellent news for all producers and companies in the sector, who have been waiting for […]