Agricultural crisis

Thoughts and opinions

US cranberry producers sacrifice part of their production to get out of the crisis

Overproduction crises are commonplace in the agricultural sector and more particularly in the fruit and vegetable sector, where yields can…

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Research and analysis

Drought 2018 in Europe: must we stop selling milk powder from public stocks?

A drought of unprecedented magnitude has affected the northern half of Europe, in an area that accounts for 50 to…

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Thoughts and opinions

Ending the milk crisis

While Lactalis’ management of salmonella contamination feeds the chronicle, the report of Cash Investigation on the dairy sector broadcast last…

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Thoughts and opinions

The agricultural component of the Omnibus : a reform that opens the door to the securitization of the agricultural crisis

Sometimes presented as a true reform half-way into the 2014-2020 CAP, the negotiation on the agricultural component of the Omnibus…

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Thoughts and opinions

Increasing the intervention price of grains: A forbidden debate?

In a press release issued at the end of August on the ongoing decline in grain prices––when farmers are expecting…

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Thoughts and opinions

Justification of public intervention in agriculture : has the DG Agri reached bottom ?

The Directorate-General for Agriculture and Rural Development of the European Commission recently published a review study on risk management in…

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