AC/17/208  07-02-2017 - Modernising and simplifying the Common Agricultural Policy 
European Commission - European Commission - Announcement Brussels, 2 February 2017 The European Commission has launched a public consultation on the future of the Common Agricultural Policy, to provide input as we modernise and simplify it to take into account today's social, political, environmental and economic challenges.
IP/17/187  02-02-2017 - The European Commission launches public consultation on the future of the Common Agricultural Policy 
European Commission - European Commission - Press release Brussels, 2 February 2017 Modernising and simplifying the Common Agricultural Policy (CAP), one of the European Union's longstanding policies, will allow it to better respond to today's social, political, environmental and economic challenges.
IP/17/128  23-01-2017 - Earthquakes in Italy: Commission increases support to affected farming communities 
European Commission - European Commission - Press release Brussels, 23 January 2017 The European Commission is further mobilising the instruments at its disposal to provide relief to the farming communities affected by the recent earthquakes in Italy by allowing greater flexibility in the implementation of several measures with immediate financial effect.
STATEMENT/17/66  13-01-2017 - The reopening of the American market for French beef: declaration by European Commissioners Cecilia Malmström, Vytenis Andriukaitis and Phil Hogan 
European Commission - European Commission - Statement Brussels, 13 January 2017 The United States have announced the lifting of the ban on imports of beef from France. The Commission welcomes this decision, which represents a new stage in the reopening of a market which has been closed since the Bovine Spongiform Encephalopathy (BSE)...
IP/16/3922  24-11-2016 - European milk package strengthens dairy producers' position in the supply chain 
European Commission - Commission - Press release European Brussels, 24 November 2016 The European Commission published today the second report on the operation of the so-called Milk Package, a series of measures launched in 2012 to strengthen the position of European dairy producers in the supply chain.
IP/16/3672  15-11-2016 - Commission presents study on impact of future trade agreements on the agricultural sector 
European Commission - European - Press release Commission Brussels, 15 November 2016 Economic study gives valuable information on potential effects of future trade agreements and validates current EU approach of systematically protecting sensitive sectors.
MEMO/16/3673  15-11-2016 - Economic study on the cumulative effects of trade agreements on the EU agricultural sector – Frequently Asked Questions 
European Commission - European Commission - Fact Sheet Brussels, 15 November 2016 Economic study gives valuable information on potential effects of future trade agreements and validates current EU approach of systematically protecting sensitive sectors.
IP/16/3658  14-11-2016 - Agricultural Markets Task Force Presents Recommendations on farmers in the food supply chain 
European Commission - European Commission - Press release Brussels, 14 November 2016 The Commission will consider the report's recommendations and an appropriate policy response in line with its continuous support to the agricultural sector. The Agricultural Markets Task Force (AMTF), chaired by former Dutch Minister for Agriculture and University Professor, Cees Veerman, today...
IP/16/3627  10-11-2016 - The Commission increases the budget for promoting EU agricultural products 
European Commission - European Commission - Press release Brussels, 10 November 2016 EU producers will receive an increased budget of €133 million in 2017 to promote EU agricultural products outside and inside the EU and to continue finding new markets.
IP/16/2805  19-08-2016 - EU wins a WTO dispute on Russian pork ban 
European Commission - European Commission - Press release Brussels, 19 August 2016 A World Trade Organisation (WTO) panel today declared illegal the Russian import ban on live pigs, fresh pork and other pig products from the EU in the light of international trade rules.