Regulation

Agricultural crises regulations

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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Category : Agricultural crises regulation

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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Category : Agricultural crises regulation

Futures markets and income insurances are not substitutes for public regulations (3/3)

In the first article of this series, we have shown that the effectiveness of private risk management tools depends on…

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Agricultural crises regulations

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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CAP & Europe

Wine, success story or exception to the deregulation of the Common Agricultural Policy ?

In a recent interview granted to AgraPresse during the first congress of the French viticulture sector, Phil Hogan, the European…

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Agricultural crises regulations

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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