The evaluation of the impact of reforms that have affected the sector and the needs of European livestock system

22-10-2010

The protein crop sector plays a strategic role in the agro-food chain and has positive environmental effects. Nevertheless, production has dramatically fallen in last five years. This note outlines the implications of the decline in protein crop production on EU livestock’s competitiveness and describes the main issues pertinent to EU policy options in the post 2013 scenario.

The protein crop sector plays a strategic role in the agro-food chain and has positive environmental effects. Nevertheless, production has dramatically fallen in last five years. This note outlines the implications of the decline in protein crop production on EU livestock’s competitiveness and describes the main issues pertinent to EU policy options in the post 2013 scenario.

Parlamendiväline autor

Ms Alessandra PESCE - INEA (Istituto Nazionale di Economia Agraria)