IP/14/944  22-08-2014 - Commission Statement on today’s Expert Group meeting to discuss agricultural markets in the context of the Russian ban 
European Commission - European Press release Brussels, 22 August 2014 Commission Today’s Expert Group meeting provided the Commission and Member State experts with a further chance to discuss elements relating to the impact on EU markets of the Russian import restrictions announced two weeks ago.
IP/14/932  18-08-2014 - The European Commission announces exceptional support measures for EU producers of perishable fruit & vegetables 
European Commission - European Commission Press release Brussels, 18 August 2014 In the context of Russian restrictions on imports of EU agricultural products and following on from last week’s Management Committee meeting discussion of the market situation, the European Commission is moving as from today to introduce support measures for certain perishable fruits...
IP/14/929  14-08-2014 - Commission statement after Management Committee meeting today to assess the potential impact of Russia sanctions on EU Agriculture products 
European Commission - European Press release Brussels, 14 August 2014 Commission The Commission held a very useful first exchange of views with Member State experts this morning on the potential impact of the Russian sanctions announced last week on imports of certain agricultural products.
IP/14/920  11-08-2014 - Exceptional measures to assist peach and nectarine producers 
European Commission - European Commission Press release Brussels, 11 August 2014  The European Commission is moving today to introduce support measures for the EU peach & nectarine sectors, notably by increasing the volumes of fruit eligible for withdrawal operations and free distribution.
IP/14/906  08-08-2014 - The European Commission adopts a "partnership agreement" with France on using EU Structural and Investment Funds for growth and jobs over the period 2014‑2020 
European Commission - European Commission Press release Brussels, 8 August 2014 The European Commission has adopted a "partnership agreement" with France setting out the strategy for the optimal use of European Structural and Investment Funds in the country's regions and cities for 2014-2020.
STATEMENT/14/252  08-08-2014 - Statement by the EU Commissioner for Agriculture and Rural Development Dacian Cioloș concerning the ban on EU agricultural exports into the Russian Federation 
European Commission - European Commission Brussels, 8 August 2014 Statement “I understand the concern expressed in the EU farming sector. I want to underline that the Common Agricultural Policy has new and modernised tools to stand by them, as soon as it is needed, including our crisis reserve, which is already available now.
IP/14/910  07-08-2014 - European Commission adopts ‘Partnership Agreement’ with Bulgaria on using EU Structural and Investment Funds for growth and jobs in 2014-2020 
European Commission - Press release Brussels, 7 August 2014 European Commission The European Commission has adopted a "Partnership Agreement" with Bulgaria setting down the strategy for the optimal use of European Structural and Investment Funds throughout the country.
IP/14/907  06-08-2014 - European Commission adopts ‘Partnership Agreement’ with Romania on using EU Structural and Investment Funds for growth and jobs in 2014-2020 
European Commission - Press release Brussels, 6 August 2014 European Commission The European Commission has adopted a "Partnership Agreement" with Romania setting down the strategy for the optimal use of European Structural and Investment Funds throughout the country.
IP/14/846  18-07-2014 - Strengthened and better balanced civil dialogue groups to advice the European Commission on agricultural issues 
European Commission - European Commission Press release Brussels, 18 July 2014 The Directorate General for Agriculture and Rural Development (DG AGRI) of the European Commission has today finalised the review of the composition of the civil dialogue groups dealing with matters covered by the Common Agricultural Policy such as environment and climate change,...
MEMO/14/488  16-07-2014 - European Union sets import duty above zero for maize, sorghum and rye 
European Commission - Commission MEMO Brussels, 16 July 2014 European The European Commission has today announced that the import duty on maize, sorghum and rye is to be set at 5.32 EUR/tonne. The decision is based on the basic Regulation and comes in response to the situation on the world markets for maize...