AGRI Factsheets

Information about new/revised Factsheets will be posted under this heading. The complete current set for AGRI is linked below: The common agricultural policy (CAP): 3.2.1. The common agricultural policy (CAP) and the Treaty 3.2.2. Financing of the CAP 3.2.3. The Common Agricultural Policy – instruments and reforms 3.2.4. First pillar Read more…


Research for AGRI : News – November 2018

Short link to this post: Compiled by the AGRI sector of the Policy Department for Structural and Cohesion Policies (Albert MASSOT MARTI) NB this list is intended for internal EP use and some links are available only to subscribers 1. KEY DOCUMENTS EC: Competition/Agriculture: Commission publishes first report on application Read more…


Workshop: The Common Agricultural Policy beyond 2020: appraisal of the EC legislative proposals

Committee on Agriculture and Rural Development – Study requested by AGRI Committee, commissioned and managed by the Policy Department – “The Common Agricultural Policy beyond 2020: appraisal of the EC legislative proposals” – Presentations by Emil Erjavec, Ljubljana University, Dr ir R.A. Jongeneel, Wageningen UR and Tomás García Azcárate, Institute Read more…

Figure 1. Layering model of agricultural risk management

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: 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

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: 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…