Figure 2-3: Traceability in the food supply chain in the Internet-of-Things era
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Impacts of the digital economy on the food chain and the CAP

Original publication: February 2019 Authors: WR: Katrine Soma, Marc-Jeroen Bogaardt, Krijn Poppe, Sjaak Wolfert, George Beers, Daoud Urdu[1]. VVA: Monica Pesce, Maria Kirova Carole Thurston, Consuelo Monfort Belles Short link to this post: http://bit.ly/2I7LXaP Available languages: Background Agriculture is impacted by global trends related to demographics, economics and climate change. Read more…

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A comparative analysis of global agricultural policies: lessons for the future CAP

Original publication: December 2018 Authors: Simone STERLY, Roel JONGENEEL, Holger PABST, Huib SILVIS , with contributions from Jeff CONNOR (Australia), David FRESHWATER (US), Mikitaro SHOBAYASHI (Japan), Yukio KINOSHITA (Japan), Cornelis VAN KOOTEN (Canada), and Alexander ZORN (Switzerland). Short link to this post: http://bit.ly/2AYpkj7 Available languages: Aim and approach This study provides Read more…

Figure 1. Layering model of agricultural risk management
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The sectoral approach in the CAP beyond 2020 and possible options to improve the EU food value chain

Original publication: October 2018 Author:Tomás García Azcárate, Institute of Economics, Geography and Demography, (Spanish Research Council – CSIC) Short link to this post: http://bit.ly/2y2iCax Available languages: Background As explained by the Commission in its own presentation of the legislative proposals presented in June 2018, “the Common Market Organisation and its Read more…

Figure 2. Historical development of the Common Agricultural Policy
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The CAP support beyond 2020 – assessing the future structure of direct payments and the rural development interventions in the light of the EU agricultural and environmental challenges

Original publication: October 2018 Author: Dr ir R.A. Jongeneel, with contributions from Dr. H. Silvis, Wageningen UR Short link to this post: http://bit.ly/2zStfOk Available languages: Background The legislative proposals on the CAP beyond 2020, unveiled on 1st June, fleshes out details of EU’s future Common Agricultural Policy. The European Parliament’s Read more…

The CAP Strategic Plans beyond 2020: Assessing the architecture and governance issues in order to achieve the EU-wide objectives
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The CAP Strategic Plans beyond 2020: Assessing the architecture and governance issues in order to achieve the EU-wide objectives

Original publication: October 2018 Authors: Emil Erjavec, Marko Lovec, Luka Juvančič, Tanja Šumrada and Ilona Rac (Ljubljana University) Short link to this post: http://bit.ly/2O9222C Available languages: The proposed EC Regulation (COM (2018) 392) is introducing comprehensive strategic planning at the MS level as one of the key new elements of Read more…

Table 4: CAP allocations per Member State in millions (in constant 2018 prices)
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Towards the Common Agricultural Policy beyond 2020: comparing the reform package with the current regulations

Original publication: September 2018 Authors: Albert MASSOT, Research Administrator and Francois NEGRE, Research Administrator Short link to this post: http://bit.ly/2Oz3jMO Available languages: – Briefing: – Annex I: This briefing note is written by the Policy Department for Structural and Cohesion Policies for the European Parliament’s Agricultural and Rural Development committee Read more…

By Chat Karen Studio
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New Competition rules for the agri-food chain in the CAP post 2020

Original publication in French: September 2018 Authors: Catherine Del Cont Université de Nantes, France Antonio Iannarelli Université de Bari, Italie Short link to this post: http://bit.ly/2NJWJ9U Available languages: – Study: – Executive summary: Since 1958, the European Treaty has affirmed the primacy of the Common Agricultural Policy over competition rules, Read more…

By Bildagentur Zoonar GmbH
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The revival of wolves and other large predators and its impact on farmers and their livelihood in rural regions of Europe

Original publication: August 2018 Authors: John D. C. LINNELL, Benjamin CRETOIS – Norwegian Institute for Nature Research Shot link to this post: http://bit.ly/2x05x00 Available languages: Background The conflict between large carnivores and humans goes back to the origins of domestication, as does the ingenuity of livestock herders in developing ways Read more…

Figure 17: Top EU agricultural imports from South Korea
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Agricultural trade: assessing reciprocity of standards

Original publication: May 2018 Authors: Council for Agricultural Research and Economics, Centro di  Ricerca Politiche e Bio-economia (CREA-PB): Annalisa Zezza, Federica De Maria, Maria Rosaria Pupo D’Andrea Center for European Policy Studies (CEPS): Jo Swinnen, Giulia Meloni, Senne Vandevelde Department of Environmental Science and Policy, University of Milan: Alessandro Olper, Daniele Read more…

Towards the CAP post 2020 - Appraisal of the EC Communication on ‘The Future of Food and Farming’ of 29 November 2017’
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Towards the CAP post 2020 – Appraisal of the EC Communication on ‘The Future of Food and Farming’ of 29 November 2017

Original publication: May 2018 Authors: IEEP: David Mottershead, Kaley Hart, Anne Maréchal, Stephen Meredith, Anna Lorant, Faustine BasDefossez and David Baldock Jean-Christophe Bureau, Alan Matthews Short link to this post: http://bit.ly/2rLQAvU Available languages: This study was commissioned by the Policy Department of the European Parliament. It examines the CAP Communication Read more…