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...
STATEMENT/14/225  14-07-2014 - European Commission and European Investment Bank (EIB) sign Memorandum of Understanding for co-operation in agriculture and rural development 
European Commission - Joint statement Brussels, 14 July 2014 European Commission Commissioner for Agriculture and Rural Development Dacian Cioloş and Vice President of the European Investment Bank (EIB) Wilhelm Molterer signed today a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) between the European Commission and the EIB for co-operation in agriculture and rural development in 2014-2020.
MEMO/14/480  11-07-2014 - Agriculture and Fisheries Council, 14th July 2014 
European Commission - European Commission MEMO Brussels, 11 July 2014 The Agriculture and Fisheries Council meeting of July 2014 will take place in Brussels on 14th July 2014. The Commission will be represented by Commissioner for Maritime Affairs and Fisheries, Maria Damanaki, and the Commissioner for Agriculture and Rural Development, Dacian Cioloş.
IP/14/817  09-07-2014 - Commission to recover €57 million of CAP expenditure from the Member States 
European Commission - European Press release Brussels, 09 July 2014 Commission A total of €57 million of EU agricultural policy funds, unduly spent by Member States, is being claimed back by the European Commission today under the so-called clearance of accounts procedure.
IP/14/755  30-06-2014 - EU asks WTO to rule on Russian pork import restrictions 
European Commission - European Commission Press release Brussels, 30 June 2014 The EU requested the World Trade Organisation (WTO) in Geneva to rule over a dispute concerning the Russian ban on imports of pigs and their genetic material, fresh pork and certain other pig products from the EU, purportedly because of a limited...
IP/14/714  25-06-2014 - State aid: Commission adopts new rules for State Aids in Agriculture, Forestry and Rural Areas 
European Commission - European Commission Press release Brussels, 25 June 2014 The European Commission has today set out revised and updated criteria under which Member States can support agriculture, forestry and rural areas, in line with EU state aid rules.
IP/14/697  20-06-2014 - European Commission adopts ‘Partnership Agreement’ with Slovakia on using EU Structural and Investment Funds for growth and jobs in 2014-2020 
European Commission - Press release Brussels, 20 June 2014 European Commission The European Commission has adopted a "Partnership Agreement" with Slovakia for the period 2014-2020, setting down the strategy for the optimal use of European Structural and Investment Funds in the country's regions and cities.
IP/14/687  20-06-2014 - European Commission adopts ‘Partnership Agreement’ with Cyprus on using EU Structural and Investment Funds for growth and jobs in 2014-2020 
European Commission - Press release Brussels 20 June 2014 European Commission The European Commission has adopted a "Partnership Agreement" with Cyprus setting down the strategy for the optimal use of European Structural and Investment Funds in tackling the crisis and encouraging growth for the benefit of the country and its people.
IP/14/674  13-06-2014 - Report on the dairy market and the "Milk Package" 
European Commission - European Commission Press release Brussels, 13 June 2014 The European Commission has today published a report on the development of the dairy market situation and the operation of the 2012 "Milk Package". It describes the rather positive outlook for the dairy market, takes stock of the implementation of the provisions...