EU agri-food sectors as front runners of EU future
The 4th Edition of the Global Food Forum took place on the 2nd and 3rd of December in the European parliament (Brussels). An opportunity to draw orientations for the future of EU policies having an impact on EU agri-food systems including the Common Agricultural Policy.
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Posted on 23/11/2019 - By Farm Europe

In a nutshell: -CAP Reform Package  —>  The Presidency recalled that delegations to the Council in July were mostly in favor of an increased environmental and climate ambition, accompanied by sufficient funding, a reduced administrative burden for all and a sufficiently flexible agricultural policy to take into account the specificities of MS. The Presidency therefore proposes […]

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02/12/2019

Global Food Forum 2019

European parliament, Brussels, du 02/12/2019 15:00 to 03/12/2019 12:00

In the current context of broad and lively discussions, Farm Europe is pleased to invite you to the 4th edition of the Global Food Forum, on the 2nd and 3rd of December 2019 at the premises of the European Parliament in Brussels, at the heart of the EU policymaking process. The Global Food Forum gathers each […]

25/10/2019

6th Panhellenic Congress on the Development of Greek Agriculture

Athens, Greece, du 25/10/2019 08:00 to 25/10/2019 17:30
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TRADE WARS AND SUPPORT TO FARMERS – TWO DIFFERENT TALES ACCROS THE ATLANTIC
Blog - Posted on 11/12/2019 - By Joao Pacheco

We have written before on the issue, underlining the difference of treatment between farmers in the US and the EU. In the US farmers were twice compensated for the losses that accrue from the trade war with China. In the EU farmers are left on their own after the US retaliation on the Airbus subsidies […]

Potential impact of a proposal of CAP 1st pillar aids based on AWU across the EU
Blog - Posted on 29/10/2019 - By Farm Europe

A department reporting to the French Prime minister tabled last week a report proposing to consider a switch from 1st pillar aids per ha to a payment per AWU (and eventually the remaining part of the 1st pillar budget per ha). It suggested a 8000 €/AWU which would not be doable in any case as it would […]