Archive for the ‘CAP REFORM’ Category

different academic view of Food Security if you change cropping Australian research

It has implications for much rural policy including CAP    Worth reading to get  one away  from the EU and particularly UK thinking constraints  Full report available

http://www.ecoinnovationlab.com/uploads/attachments/article/420/Food Supply Scenarios – Summary.pdf

The EFRA Select Committee publish their recommendations to UK Government on CAP reform

http://www.publications.parliament.uk/pa/cm201011/cmselect/cmenvfru/671/67102.htm

http://www.publications.parliament.uk/pa/cm201011/cmselect/cmenvfru/671/67103.htm

European Commission Brief on the thoughts contributing to Rural Development Policy which relate particularly to CAP Pillar 2

http://ec.europa.eu/agriculture/publi/app-briefs/04_en.pdf

CAP- the Presidency (Council of Ministers) views on the reform proposals

This site now has the  Commission proposals and the Parliament and Council  responses   The UK Government did not sign up for this document and is therefore not in the majority of member states who wish to progress within in these outlined  ball park  principles  . This of course rather isolates the UK  in future negotiations

http://consilium.europa.eu/uedocs/cms_data/docs/pressdata/en/agricult/120009.pdf

European Parliament response to the Commission CAP documents

http://www.europarl.europa.eu/meetdocs/2009_2014/documents/agri/pr/857/857600/857600en.pdf