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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…

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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…

Photo 12: The Hackney City Farm in London is struggling with declining funds
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Urban and Peri-urban Agriculture in the EU

Original publication: April 2018 Authors: Leibniz Centre for Agricultural Landscape Research (ZALF): Annette Piorr, Ingo Zasada, Alexandra Doernberg, Felix Zoll, Wiebke Ramme Short link to this post: http://bit.ly/2JdumOS Available languages: Background Over the last decades urban and peri-urban agriculture (UPUA) in the Global North has gained increasing awareness and interest Read more…

Figure 2: Spending cuts in comparison
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Implications of ‘Brexit’ for the EU agri-food sector and the CAP: budgetary, trade and institutional issues

Original publication: October 2017 Authors: Jacques Delors Institut – Berlin: Jörg Haas Notre Europe-Jacques Delors Institute: Eulalia Rubio Short link to this post: http://bit.ly/2AjywQu Available languages: This in-depth analysis assesses possible consequences of Brexit for the EU budget and, in particular, the Common Agricultural Policy (CAP). We discuss how the Read more…

Annex 2A: The P2B public support over the number of farmers below 40 years of age
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Young farmers – Policy implementation after the 2013 CAP reform

Original publication: October 2017 Authors: Czech University of Life Sciences Prague, Czech Republic: Lukáš Zagata, Jiří Hrabák, Michal Lošťák, Miroslava Bavorová Technology Centre of the Czech Academy of Science: Tomáš Ratinger The James Hutton Institute, Scotland UK: Lee-Ann Sutherland, Annie McKee Short link to this post: http://bit.ly/2zp8ICA Available languages: Background Read more…

Figure 5: Annual lorry traffic and EU share of trade for selected major UK ports in 2015
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Possible transitional arrangements related to agriculture in the light of the future EU – UK relationship: institutional issues

Original publication: October 2017 Author: Alan Matthews Short link to this post: http://bit.ly/2zppzFb Available languages: Introduction On 29 March 2017 the United Kingdom (UK) notified the President of the European Council of its intention to withdraw from the European Union (EU). Article 50 of the Treaty of the European Union Read more…

Figure 5: Variations in agri-food value-added volume and decomposition by source in the WTO scenario, 2030
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EU – UK agricultural trade: state of play and possible impacts of Brexit

Original publication: October 2017 Authors: Centre d’Études Prospectives et d’Informations Internationales (CEPII): Cecilia BELLORA, Charlotte EMLINGER, Jean FOURÉ, Houssein GUIMBARD Short link to this post: http://bit.ly/2B00vAZ Available languages: This document first presents the current state of the trade relationship between the European Union (EU27) and the United Kingdom (UK). It Read more…

Figure 3.1: Manifestations of flexibility in direct payments for 2014-2020
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CAP implementation: Flexibility given to Member States – state of play and perspectives

Original publication: May 2017 Authors: Wageningen University Research, The Netherlands: Ida Terluin, Petra Berkhout, Augurix Oy, Finland: Tuomas Kuhmonen Short link to this post: http://bit.ly/2FZ15S3 Available languages: The Common Agricultural Policy (CAP) is a complex accumulation of legislation. Although the name indicates it is a common policy, the legislation has always allowed Read more…