Monday, July 25, 2022
Audits by European Commission unit scrutinise Poland and Netherlands' systems for milk, dairy products
Two audits by the European Commission's health and safety unit have looked at milk and dairy products in Poland and the Netherlands.
Wednesday, July 13, 2022
European Commission adopts financial aid programme for aquaculture in France
A new €567.1 million (US$591.6 million) European Maritime, Fisheries and Aquaculture Fund (EMFAF) programme for French fisheries and aquaculture for the period of 2021-2027 has been adopted by the European Commission.
Tuesday, July 12, 2022
European Commission allows GM corn for animal consumption
The European Commission has authorised the use of a new genetically modified corn for human and animal consumption.
Monday, June 20, 2022
European Commission's grain forecast cut by over two million tonnes
The European Union's agricultural sector continues to be under considerable strain due to the increase in the cost of energy and other inputs, the European Commission said.
Monday, May 30, 2022
European Commission proposes lump sum support to farmers affected by increased input costs
The European Commission proposed an exceptional measure funded by the European Agricultural Fund for Rural Development (EAFRD) to allow EU member states to pay a one-off lump sum to farmers and agri-food businesses affected by significant i ...
Monday, May 30, 2022
European Commission to gather data on stocks of cereals and oilseeds on monthly basis
The European Commission will gather monthly data on the levels of stocks of cereals and oilseeds in the European Union.
Tuesday, May 24, 2022
European Commission approves Italy's scheme to support agriculture, aquaculture sectors
The European Commission had approved a €1.2 billion (US$1.3 billion) scheme by Italy to support agricultural, forestry, fishery and aquaculture sectors in context of Russia's invasion of Ukraine.
Monday, May 9, 2022
European Commission scrutinises fish product safety in Egypt and Croatia
Two audits by the European Commission's health and safety unit have looked at checks to ensure fish product safety in Egypt and Croatia.
Wednesday, May 4, 2022
Scheme to help Romania's bovine, pig and poultry producers approved by European Commission
The European Commission has approved a €91 million (US$96 million) scheme to support Romania's bovine, pigs and poultry producers in the context of the pandemic.
Monday, April 18, 2022
More uncertainty over availability of grains due to war in Ukraine, states European Commission report
The war in Ukraine has significantly affected global agricultural markets and this has created more uncertainty over the future availability of grains and oilseeds, adding further instability to already tense markets, according to the Europ ...
Monday, April 4, 2022
European Commission steps up to ensure food security and support EU farmers
The European Commission has presented a series of short- and medium-term actions aimed at strengthening global food security and supporting EU farmers and consumers in the face of rising food prices and input costs such as energy and fertil ...
Monday, April 4, 2022
European Commission to review geographical indications system for agricultural products
The European Commission has adopted a proposal to review the geographical indications (GIs) system for wine, spirit drinks and agricultural products.
Monday, March 21, 2022
European Commissioner satisfied with support concerning aid for private storage of pigmeat
European Commissioner for Agriculture Janusz Wojciechowski has expressed his satisfaction with the support received from several EU member states regarding the granting of aid for the private storage of pigmeat.
Thursday, March 10, 2022
Spain lobbies European Commission to buy Argentinian corn
Luis Planas, Spain's Agriculture, Fisheries and Food Minister is pushing the European Commission to waive import controls, in particular from Argentina, on corn and livestock feed due to supply concerns caused by Russia's invasion into Ukra ...
Monday, February 14, 2022
European Commission audit found Uruguay's meat control to be adequate
Two audits by the European Commission's health and safety body have looked at meat controls in Uruguay and France.

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