This Brussels Briefing on Agriculture provides an overview of the latest developments in the European Union’s agricultural policy.
Spokesperson for the Greens Group, discusses the new European Commission’s approach to the authorisation of GMOs.
Answers by Phil Hogan, Commissioner-designate for Agriculture and Rural Development, to the 5 toughest questions during his hearing by the European Parliament.
Answers by Vytenis Andriukaitis, Commissioner-designate for Health and Food Safety, to the 5 toughest questions during his hearing by the European Parliament.
Pia Ahrenkilde Hansen, spokeswoman of the European Commission, discusses a new package of measures targeting illegal fishing worldwide.
Food & Agriculture
This latest Brussels Briefing on Agriculture provides an overview of the latest developments in the European Union’s agricultural policy.
Overview of the top 5 agriculture issues on the agenda under the Italian EU Presidency.
Rose O’Donovan & Ed Bray provide an overview of the latest developments in the field of the European Union’s agricultural policy.
Franz Fischler, former Commissioner for Agriculture and Chairman of the RISE Foundation, talks about a future agricultural strategy to feed the growing world population.
Marco Contiero, Greenpeace’s EU agriculture policy director, discusses the potential negative effects of an EU-US free trade deal.
James Holtum, spokesperson for the ECR Group, discusses the vote on the European Maritime and Fisheries Fund.
John Atkin,Chief Operating Officer (COO) of Syngenta, talks about agriculture and trade perspectives.
Olivier De Schutter, UN Special Rapporteur on the Right to Food, discusses flaws of the current food system and measures to reduce hunger and malnutrition.
Pascal Lamy - former Director General of the WTO and Honorary President of Notre Europe - discusses the agricultural dimension of trade.
Health Commissioner Tonio Borg discusses fraudulent food labelling, an issue that has been in the spotlight after the horsemeat scandal.
Antanas Guoga MEP speech on impact of Russian ban on EU agricultural products