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Next AGRI meetings - 2021-2022

02-12-2021 - 10:09

In the context of the COVID-19 pandemic, the President of the European Parliament has established a number of measures to contain the spread of the virus and to safeguard Parliament's core activities. The current precautionary measures do not affect work on legislative priorities.

Core activities are maintained to ensure the smooth running of the institution's legislative, budgetary, and scrutiny functions.

Following these decisions, the next AGRI Committee meetings will take place in Brussels on:

    • 9 December 2021, 9.00 - 12.00
    • 10 January 2022, 15.45 - 18.45
    • 24 January 2022, 16.45 - 18.45
    • 25 January 2022, 9.00 - 12.00 and 13.45 - 16.15 and 16.45 - 18.45

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02-12-2021 - 10:23

On 9 December, Members of the Committee on Agriculture and Rural development will vote an opinion on the fight against oligarch structures and, possibly, an early-non objection on the CAP secondary legislation.

Field of wheat
02-12-2021 - 10:23

Economic comparison of the performance, viability and competitiveness of the EU agriculture (for main commodities) with the main competitors outside the EU

01-12-2021 - 10:25

On 30 November, Members of the Committee on Agriculture and Rural development had an exchange of views on issues relating to the European Green Deal, the New EU Forest Strategy, and the regulation of genome-edited plants.

Several images representing fields, cows, bee, food and vegetables and ipad
22-11-2021 - 11:21

The Committee on Agriculture and Rural Development hold an interparliamentary committee meeting on 18 November, droved by the Chair, Mr Lins, to look into the CAP after 2020, and discuss the development of Strategic Plans in the Member States.

Wind turbines behind solar panels installed in a green field - spring blue sky with white clouds in the background
12-11-2021 - 10:22

The members of the Committee on Agriculture and Rural Development had an exchange of views on the “Fit for 55” package, the situation of agricultural markets, the delegated legislation relating to the CAP Reform, and the draft reports on organic agriculture and food security in developing countries. Besides, the EC reported on the Directive on unfair trading practices, and on delegated legislation on organic products.

A man having in his hands a black cover sheet with the sentence
10-11-2021 - 17:47

EU countries have to transpose the Directive adopted in April 2019 into national law by 1 May 2021, and apply it within 6 months after transposition. A representative of DG AGRI presented the report published on 27 October on the state of play of the unfair trading practices Directive.

Market of fruits and vegetables
10-11-2021 - 17:45

The Commission closely monitors the price situation, markets developments for agricultural commodities and food and publishes various reports throughout the year. The Committee on Agriculture and Rural Development had an exchange of views with the DG AGRI on the situation of the European agricultural markets.

25-10-2021 - 20:37

On 25 October, the AGRI committee voted on an 'Implementation report on on-farm animal welfare'. On 26 October, the committee will consider a legislative report regarding the 'Union contribution for the integrated farm statistics under the 2021-2027 financial framework ' as well as two draft opinions on 'Islands and cohesion policy: current situation and future challenges' and on 'MFF 2021-2027: fight against oligarch structures, protection of EU funds from fraud and conflict of interest'.

woman in tractor
25-10-2021 - 20:36

On the occasion of the Gender Equality Week organised at the initiative of the FEMM Committee, AGRI will hold a public hearing entitled “Women in the countryside - an academic and a farmer’s perspective”. An Austrian rural sociologist and a French goat farmer will share their views and experiences on the challenges for women in rural areas and agriculture. Both women are co-authors of books on this subject.

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