STATEMENT/16/88  16-01-2016 - Statement by EU Health and Food Safety Commissioner Andriukaitis, Trade Commissioner Malmström and Agriculture Commissioner Hogan: Draft rule paves the way for EU exports of apples and pears to the US 
European Commission - European Commission - Statement Statement Statement Brussels, 16 January 2016 The Commission welcomes the publication by the USDA of the draft rule as a necessary step in the process to facilitate the export of apples and pears from the EU to the United States.
STATEMENT/16/78  18-01-2016 - Draft rule paves the way for EU exports of apples and pears to the US 
European Commission - European Commission - Statement Brussels, 15 January 2016 Statement by EU Health and Food Safety Commissioner Andriukaitis, Trade Commissioner Malmström and Agriculture Commissioner Hogan. "We welcome the publication by the USDA of the draft rule as a necessary step in the process to facilitate the export of apples and pears...
IP/15/6379  19-12-2015 - WTO delivers ground-breaking deal for development 
European Commission - European Commission - Press release Brussels, 19 December 2015 The World Trade Organisation (WTO) today has delivered a landmark deal that is good for fairer global trade and good for development at its 10th Ministerial Conference in Nairobi, Kenya.
STATEMENT/15/6302  14-12-2015 - Joint Statement by Commissioners Malmström and Hogan ahead of the 10th WTO Ministerial Conference in Nairobi 
European Commission - European Commission - Statement Brussels, 14 December 2015 Ahead of the 10th WTO Ministerial Conference, Commissioners Malmström and Hogan call all partners to come to the negotiating table in good faith. The EU has a deep and longstanding commitment to multilateralism in trade.
IP/15/6283  11-12-2015 - All 118 Rural Development Programmes adopted 
European Commission - European Commission - Press release Brussels, 11 December 2015 Worth €99.6 billion for 2014-2020, all 118 EU Rural Development Programmes for 2014-2020 are now ready to roll. Today's adoption of Greece's Rural Development Programme (RDP) marks the end of the adoption process for all 118 programmes for the 2014-2020 period.
AGENDA/15/6195  30-11-2015 - Wednesday 1 – Tuesday 2 December: EU Agricultural Outlook conference 
European Commission - European Commission - Upcoming events The news: This two-day high-level event will focus on the state of agriculture, and the global issues which lie ahead.  On the first day of the conference, EU Commissioner for Agriculture and Rural Development Phil Hogan and US Secretary for Agriculture Tom Vilsack will discuss the...
SPEECH/15/6208  01-12-2015 - Agricultural Outlook Conference Speech by Phil Hogan, Commissioner for Agriculture & Rural Development 
European Commission - European Commission - Speech - [Check Against Delivery] Brussels, 1 December 2015 Introduction Secretary Vilsack, distinguished guests, ladies and gentlemen, I am very pleased that so many of you have been able to join us this morning.
MEMO/15/6188  27-11-2015 - Antitrust: new Commission Guidelines on joint selling of olive oil, beef and veal, and arable crops - frequently asked questions 
European Commission - European Commission - Fact Sheet Brussels, 27 November 2015 Antitrust: new Commission Guidelines on joint selling of olive oil, beef and veal, and arable crops - frequently asked questions     What is the purpose of the new Guidelines? Article 101 of the Treaty on the Functioning of the European Union...
IP/15/6061  12-11-2015 - Commission approves new promotion programmes for agricultural products 
European Commission - European - Press release Commission Brussels, 12 November 2015 The Commission has approved 33 new programmes to promote agricultural products. Worth €108 million, these programmes will contribute to opening new markets for EU products and to increasing consumption within the EU.
STATEMENT/15/5869  20-10-2015 - European beef producers resume exports to Canada 
European Commission - Commission - Statement European Brussels, 20 October 2015 Statement by EU Health and Food Safety Commissioner Andriukaitis, Trade Commissioner Malmström and Agriculture Commissioner Hogan. "We welcome the decision by the Canadian government to re-open Canada's market for imports of European beef from 19 EU Member States.