Watch the latest news on EU farm policy

In this Brussels Briefing on Agriculture, AGRA FACTS journalists Rose O’Donovan and Ed Bray provide an update on the latest developments in the European Union’s farm policy:

Russia hints at partial lifting of its ban on EU food imports for some products. Some Member States pushing separately for bilateral deals. Poland and Baltic countries insist on a common EU solution.

  • Dairy and pigmeat sectors high on the agenda at the Farm Council meeting on 26 January
  • Simplifying the new Common Agricultural Policy
  • Organic reform plans: Farm Minister are expected to come up with a common position at the Council meeting on May 11
  • Featuring statements by Phil Hogan, Commissioner for Agriculture & Rural Development and Jānis Dūklavs, Latvia’s Agriculture Minister.