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US Farm Bill – EU Critical

  • February 2nd, 2007
  • Posted by 7thmin

us-flag-reduced.gifA proposed new American Farm Bill offering reductions in some areas of agricultural support has drawn a negative first response from the European Union. … Read More »

Fingers Crossed on Trade Round – NZ Minister

  • January 25th, 2007
  • Posted by 7thmin

nz-flag-smaller.gifThe New Zealand Trade Minister, Phil Goff, says there is qualified optimism about the Doha Round international trade talks getting back on track. … Read More »

Window On Farm-think …

  • January 20th, 2007
  • Posted by EUEditor

fischer-boel-reduced.jpgThe executive person with most say on farm policy in the EU, Mariann Fisher Boel, EC Commissioner for Agriculture and Rural Development, says she is opening her thinking to all who might want to engage with her.

Sample the Commissioner’s blog on http://blogs.ec.europa/fischer-boel … Read More »

Simplification of Agricultural Aid

  • December 9th, 2006
  • Posted by EUEditor

livestock-resize-200.jpgFurther steps were registered this week (6.12.06) on the simplification of regulation and management of industry assistance, when the European Commission adopted new rules on state aid to the agricultural sector. … Read More »

Sugar Sell-off

  • December 9th, 2006
  • Posted by EUEditor

sweets-fats-repl.jpgThe last “sugar mountain” is to go? The European Commission plans to sell 855,000 tonnes of sugar on world markets, to dispose of remaining intervention stocks, held over since its new marketing system started last July. … Read More »

Taking Place in the EU: Immigration; Farms; the New Hold-up On Turkey

  • December 3rd, 2006
  • Posted by EUEditor

eu-flag-reduced.pngHandling pressure for immigration; keeping track on the farming asset, and trying to determine whether Turkey will eventually get in, have been three of the recent preoccupations of the EU. … Read More »

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