Long version of our exclusive interview of EU Agriculture Commissioner Phil Hogan for viEUws
Food & Agriculture
This Brussels Briefing on Agriculture provides an overview of the latest developments in the European Union’s agricultural policy for September 2015.
On 7th September, 5,000 farmers from across Europe took to the streets of Brussels to protest about falling dairy and meat prices. Ellie Mears went to find out more.
Jennifer Baker is joined by James Holtum, spokesperson for the ECR Group, to discuss the EU dairy sector crisis.
Ladislav Miko (European Commission's Acting Director-General), Giovanni La Via MEP and Ruud Tijssens (Director Corporate Affairs at Agrifirm Group) debate the question: 'GMOs: on or off the EU's menu?'.
Overview of the top 5 agriculture issues that will be discussed by the EU institutions under the Luxembourg Presidency of the European Council.
EU Health & Food Safety Commissioner Vytenis Andriukaitis joins Rose O'Donovan to talk about origin labelling, endocrine disruptors and chemicals in pesticides.
James Holtum, ECR group spokesperson, joins Jennifer Baker to talk about animal cloning ban, ahead of a committee vote.
Commissioner Andriukaitis slammed recent moves by MEPs to reject proposals to allow Member States prohibit their farmers from using imports of GM feed for their livestock.
This Brussels Briefing on Agriculture provides an overview of the latest developments in the European Union’s agricultural policy for June 2015.
Marjory van den Broeke of the European Parliament’s press office joins Jennifer Baker to discuss the Parliament’s proposals on animal disease and public health.
The European Commission has a plan to overcome Council stalemate on GMO imports but what are its implications? Find out in 2 minutes.
This Brussels Briefing on Agriculture provides an overview of the latest developments in the European Union’s agricultural policy.
Renowned US economist Jeremy Rifkin discusses the shift towards the “Third Industrial Revolution” and the need to develop a more sustainable and ecologically-based agricultural production system.
Ricardo Sánchez López, Sustainable Food Security at the Latin America Conservation Council, talks about the role of Latin American agricultural production in contributing to food security.
Agriculture Commissioner Phil Hogan discusses the role of the EU in addressing global agriculture challenges.
Amina Mohammed, Special Adviser on the post-2015 development agenda for the United Nations, talks about UN Sustainable Development Goals, including the Zero Hunger Challenge.
Pavan Sukhdev of the ground-breaking study 'The Economics of Ecosystems and Biodiversity' talks about the fight against food waste and the importance of valuing the world's natural capital.
Raed Safadi of the Trade & Agriculture Directorate at the OECD talks about the future challenges facing the multi-lateral food trading system.
Janez Potočnik, former Environment Commissioner and new FFA chairman, talks about the future challenges facing the global agricultural sector.
Ruth Reichstein of the Greens Group discusses the consequences of the end of the milk quota regime for the European dairy sector.
Richard More O'Ferrall of the Greens Group discusses the authorisation of a new variety of genetically-modified maize by the European Commission.
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