Europe

Research and analysis

Adjusted downward, wheat prices in China remain among the highest in the world

China has one of the most interventionist agricultural policies in the world, and Chinese wheat remains one of the best-valued…

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In Germany, the bankruptcy of the largest agricultural firm revives the debate on the regulation of land

With 46,000 ha divided between the former GDR, Lithuania and Romania, KTG Agrar was a totem to the phenomenon of…

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Changing the rules of international trade: necessary for tackling the challenges of the farming sector, food sector and the planet

The European Union is the main importer and exporter of foodstuffs world-wide. At the same time, European farmers are faced…

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CAP and Migration: what coherence for European policies ?

Heads of State and Government are meeting this Friday to address the thorny issue of the European Union’s financial perspectives,…

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Agricultural bill: What if the solutions were on the European side?

While the Agriculture Fair opens its doors in a tense climate, a bill “for the balance of commercial relations in…

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Commission Communication on the Multiannual Financial Framework for the EU 2021-2027

Paris, 20 February 2018: The Commission Communication of 14 February 2018 on the Multiannual Financial Framework in the run-up to…

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The French Government lays the foundations for an EU budget reform that could be beneficial to the CAP!

A note from the government in the run-up to the negotiation of the multiannual financial framework of the European budget,…

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Aid scheme for milk production reduction: Belgium and Ireland lead

The year 2016 has seen a significant innovation in the Common Agricultural Policy. To tackle the milk crisis and the…

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Futures markets and income insurances are not substitutes for public regulations

In a series of three articles, we are proposing additional insights on what is known as private risk management tools––futures…

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Application of the 2014 CAP: the renewed appeal of coupled support

The 2014 reform application choices related to voluntary coupled support demonstrate that this type of support, considered endangered for a…

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