Figure 10: Planned EAFRD expenditure according to the 11 ESIF Thematic objectives, 2014-2020
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The Consequences of Climate Change for EU Agriculture: Follow-Up to the COP21 UN Paris Climate Change Conference

Original publication: February 2017 Authors: IEEP: Kaley Hart, Ben Allen, Clunie Keenleyside, Silvia Nanni, Anne Maréchal, Kamila Paquel, Martin Nesbit, Julia Ziemann Short link to this post: http://bit.ly/2nGDjDU Available languages: Aim of the report The aim of this report is to examine the significance of the commitments made to reduce Read more…

Figure 19: Shares of EU milk production and processing
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The EU Cattle Sector: Challenges and Opportunities – Milk and Meat

Original publication:  February 2017 Authors: Wageningen University, The Netherlands: Rico Ihle, Liesbeth Dries, Roel Jongeneel, Thomas Venus, Justus Wesseler Short link to this post: http://bit.ly/2DYPOnG Available languages: – Study: – Annex I: The EU cattle sector consists of the EU bovine meat sub-sector, which produces and processes beef and veal, and Read more…

Figure 23: IRRISAT dashboard
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Policy support for productivity vs. sustainability in EU agriculture: Towards viable farming and green growth

Original publication: January 2017 Authors: Council of Agricultural Research and Economics – Centro Politiche e bioeconomia (CREA- PB): Annalisa Zezza (coordinator), Roberto Henke, Mara Lai, Gaetana Petriccione, Roberto Solazzo, Alberto Sturla, Anna Vagnozzi, Silvia Vanino, Laura Viganò Wageningen Economic Research, The Netherlands: Bert Smit, Ruud van der Meer and Krijn Read more…

Figure A1: Less-Favoured Areas in EU-28
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CAP Reform Post-2020 – Challenges in Agriculture

Original publication: October 2016 Authors: Alan Matthews, Louis Pascal Mahé, Jean-Christophe Bureau, Thomas Dax and Andrew Copus Short link to this post: http://bit.ly/2tV3n3k Available languages: – Study: – Executive summary: This document was prepared for the Workshop on “‘Reflections on the agricultural challenges post-2020 in the EU: preparing the next Read more…

Figure 3: The EU’s Preferential Trade Agreements June 2016
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The Interactions between the EU’s External Action and the Common Agricultural Policy

Original publication: July 2016 Authors: Alan SWINBANK – School of Agriculture, Policy and Development, University of Reading, UK Short link to this post: http://bit.ly/2DwBUVz Available languages: The CAP of the mid-2010s is clearly rather different from its initial construct of the 1960s. Documenting changes to a policy is a relatively Read more…

Figure 4: 24-month rolling correlations between white sugar prices and other variables
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The Post-Quotas EU Sugar Sector

Original publication: May 2016 Authors: Institute of Agricultural and Food Economics – National Research Institute, Poland: Piotr Szajner, Ph.D, Barbara Wieliczko, Ph.D, Marek Wigier, Ph.D, Mariusz Hamulczuk, Ph.D, Wioletta Wrzaszcz, Ph.D Short link to this post: http://bit.ly/2IUV0s4 Available languages: Background In the European Union (EU) the sugar industry is a Read more…

Map 6: Allocation of budgets between Strategic Priorities, by Member State
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Programmes Implementing the 2015-2020 Rural Development Policy

Original publication: May 2016 Authors: CCRI, University of Gloucestershire, UK: Janet Dwyer, Katarina Kubinakova, Nick Lewis, John Powell and Mauro Vigani Thünen Institute, Germany: Barbara Fährmann Alexander Gocht, Regina Grajewski Red2Red consultores, Spain: Maria Coto Sauras, Paloma Nieto Cachinero CREA, Italy: Francesco Mantino INRA-CESAER Dijon, France: Marielle Berriet-Solliec, Hai-vu Pham Read more…

Figure 2 EU-Expenditure on Direct Aid by Member State 2000-2014
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The Role of the EU’S Common Agricultural Policy in Creating Rural Jobs

Original publication: April 2016 Authors: ÖIR: Bernd Schuh; Helene Gorny, Jiannis Kaucic, Stephanie Kirchmayr-Novak CCRI, University of Gloucestershire: Mauro Vigani, John Powell, Eleanor Hawketts Short link to this post: http://bit.ly/2HUeQni Available languages: The study at hand deals with “The Role of the European Union’s Common Agricultural Policy in Creating Rural Jobs”. This document Read more…

Figure 3. Absolute risk-management aids distribution by MS (million €) in 2007-2013. Pillar 1 Aids in the vertical axis and State Aids in the horizontal axis
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State of Play of Risk Management Tools Implemented by Member States During the Period 2014-2020: National and European Framework

Original publication: March 2016 Authors: Research Centre for the Management of Agricultural and Environmental Risks (CEIGRAM): Isabel Bardají, Alberto Garrido  (Coordinators) CEIGRAM: Irene Blanco, Ana Felis, José María Sumpsi Institute of Economics, Geography and Demography (CSIC): Tomás García-Azcárate With the collaboration of: University Grenoble Alpes: Geoffroy Enjolras University of Naples Federico II: Read more…

Figure 7: The complexity of food supply system
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Food value chain in the EU – How to improve it and strengthen the bargaining power of farmers

Original publication: March 2016 Authors: Alessandro SORRENTINO, Carlo RUSSO, Luca CACCHIARELLI Short link to this post: http://bit.ly/2HuDSvt Available languages: This study was published in the reference document of the Workshop on the “Effects of the structural changes on EU farming: How to better support the European model of agriculture of Read more…