“Not all Pastures are Just Grass” Spain, CAP, the Omnibus & the Pastoralists
Drones & CAP Compliance – savvy surveying or surveillance state?
CAP Communication – reactions
Hogan’s CAP Communication & ARC2020 Analysis
Turns Out Organic Can Feed The World – Sustainably
Texting Cows, AGTech & the Future of Farming in Germany
Omnibus Passes Ag Committee – Analysis
Why Did MEPs Reject 3 GM Crops Last Month?
What Farmers Know – & Optimising This Knowledge
What is Resilience in the Rural Context?
Birdlife Europe – 4 Policy Instruments for CAP overhaul
1st Forum of Agroecology Europe – a Solid Basis for a European-Wide Movement
Carry on with the Currywurst? Factory farming enters coalition debate in Germany
What is Rural Prosperity?
Big Meat & Dairy’s Supersized Climate Footprint
6 Vital Conditions for Successful Governance Mechanisms
A More Resilient, Equitable & Inclusive Agricultural & Food System
Three Big European Parliament Votes Rock Corporate Ag
Damning Study on “Insect Armageddon” Shows Huge Biodiversity Decline
Venhorst Declaration Proposes New 10% Community Fund
ARC2020 EXCLUSIVE – CAP Communication Leak in Full
Does Commission’s New Guidance on Land Ownership Go Far Enough?
Omnibus Agreed, Concerns Expressed Over Procedures & Content
IPES Food – 5 Practical Solutions For a Sick Food System
CAP Clashes as Communication Approaches
What are the Big Issues for Food, Farming & Rural Places?
3rd European Rural Parliament in Venhorst, Netherlands
Agroecology in Mexico | Building Alternatives for Food Systems & Trade
“Toward pesticidovigilance” Slams Lack of Global Pesticide Regulation
CETA’s Bitter Taste for European Food and Agriculture
Over 200,000 European Citizens Demand Soil Action
A Different Path to the Land – Cheese Makers in Brittany
4 Instruments, 1 Pillar & a Move to Food – EEB on CAP
Meet Paul-Gildas Dréno : stress-free organic dairy farmer
Spain’s CAP Debate Part 3 – Dissenting Voices
Spain’s CAP Debate Part 2 | Finance
Spain’s CAP debate unpacked – Part 1 with Marta Zygadlo
How To Better Preserve Mountain Grasslands
Towards a New Paradigm for Nature in the EU
Itai-itai! Cadmium, Mineral Fertilizers & a Tale of Two Reports
Long Read | How to Feed the World Without Killing the Planet?
Fair Food Trading in the EU – have your say
“Technical Rectification”, Trade & UK’s Brexit Double Act
July CAP briefing | Council, Stakeholders & Co-Financing
Damning Food Brexit Report Demands “Time to Get Real”
UK | Sustain’s “Beyond 2020 – New Farm Policy”
UK | A People’s Food Policy
Alan Matthews | Merkel’s Stance on Agricultural Policy
Important Access to Land Consultation Closing Soon
Growing Food in the Post-Truth Era
New EU Organic Regulation Agreed
Fairness & Solidarity in CAP | Committee of the Regions
What a UK Negotiator Needs From a Minister
Who is UK’s new Ag Minister? Say Hello to Michael Gove
Parliament Votes to Ban Pesticides from Ecological Focus Areas
Earthworms – More Important Than Pandas (If You Want To Save The Planet)
Crucial EFA Pesticide Vote in Parliament Wednesday
Karditsa’s Social Economy – an Ecosystem of Collaboration
COMAGRI Rejects Commission’s Pesticides & EFA Proposal
Ecological Focus Area in Germany: What Influences Farmers’ Decisions?
A Mini Greek Odyssey with ARC2020 | #ERSG17
Rewilding | What would happen if Britain’s farms were abandoned and left to nature?
Rural Greece, Social Economy & Pathways Out of Crisis
European Rural Sustainability Gathering 2017
Urban Farms Won’t Feed Our Cities, But They’re Still A Great Idea
Three CAP Consultation Submissions – health, farming & a platform
CAP Consultation – Three Key Takeaways
Traditional Seed Rules – Oceans Apart
European Parliament Adopts Report Against Land Concentration
Seeds of System Change | Peliti & Greece’s Olympic Spirit
Exclusive: Olivier De Schutter on why “a Common Food Policy is urgently needed”
Make Soil Great Again!
CAP Greening | EFAs in Focus
EESC Glyphosate Debate as it Unfolded
EESC Meeting on #BanGlyphosate – Livestream
Pesticide Ban for CAP Ecological Focus Areas in 2017?
The CAP after Brexit & 2020: a French view
High Nature Value Farmland (HNVf) – rewarding farmers for biodiversity
Glyphosate Back in the News – Regulation, Revolving Doors, Pesticides & Politics
Forced Labour in the Fields – addressing it at policy & citizen level
New Report: Policies For Better Livestock Farming
Civil Society Unites To Demand CAP Transformation
Lower pesticide use “rarely” decreases productivity, French study shows
Who Picked British Fruit & Veg Before Migrant Workers?
Bellis | What Role for Rural Cooperation in Greece?
4pour1000 Launch Biological Soil Indicators Consultation
After the #AfterCAP Debate | Where Now ?
Yiorgos Psychas on Crisis, Land Access & Deep Change
Soup & Talk 2017 | Sharing Ideas, Inspiring Action
The Three Most Important Human Health Implications of Organic Food
EXCLUSIVE LEAK – CAP Consultation Questions Revealed
Nitrogen Pollution – Climate Change’s Forgotten Element
Farmers spray EU Council with Milk Powder
#WHES17 | 18,000+ Fed Up with Agro Industry
Solidarity & Resilience
Blockchains Could Help Restore Trust in Food
‘We are fed up with agro industry!’ Berlin Demonstration
Welcome 2017 – Let’s Create Deeds Well Done
Single-crop farming leaves wildlife with no room to turn
How “open source” seed producers are changing global food production
Terre de Liens: Experiencing and Managing Farmland as Commons
How Did Fighting Food Waste Become Free PR & Labour for Supermarkets?
#AfterCAP | COPA Need to Move Beyond “Productivist Paradigm”
Land Rush – Sellout of Europe’s Farmland
CETA Outed and Outlined in France
Challenging CETA’s Ratification
COPA’s #AfterCAP plans: fail on market, red tape & public goods – Lakner
South Eastern Europe | Interview with Boban Ilic
#AfterCAP | What Does The Public Pay For?
CAP Communication Complete by Dec 2017?
#AfterCAP: Copa Cogeca on Future Farming
Good Food Policies – Time to Get Involved
Let’s Celebrate Soil! | World Soil Day 5th Dec
#AfterCAP | Towards an Integrated Food & Farming Policy with an Animal Welfare Focus
UN FAO Agroecology Symposium 24-25th Nov – details
#AfterCAP | Fit, Fair & Sustainable: A new agricultural policy model for the CAP 2021
#AfterCAP | Uncertain Terrain but Targeted Suggestions from Alan Matthews
#AfterCAP | One CAP, 32 national recipes – who is stirring the pot?
We Move On Together – A letter from America
UK | Biodiversity Home Truths in State of Nature report
CETA signed – what’s next?
Hans Herren calls for a Radical Transformation of Agriculture
#AfterCAP | Towards an integrated rural development policy 2.0
Breaking: CETA Court may be subject to EU Court Test
Will Pesticides be banned in Ecological Focus Areas?
Ecological Focus Areas 2016: Low Impact in Lower Saxony
Tackling Food Waste : The Real Junk Food Project
Letter from Ukraine
Janez Potočnik | the case for Sustainable Food Systems
Landmark Victory for French Pesticide Victims
Falkenberg – Agroecology not Precision Farming to Make CAP Sustainable
Urgenci’s CSA Declaration for Europe in Full
CSA Declaration for Europe Adopted
France | Pesticide ‘Probation’ Sees Tensions Rise
Cork 2.0 | Declaration or Requiem for Rural Europe?
Cork 2.0 – where now for Rural Development?
CAPSELLA Launches Interactive Map and Survey
How are CAP Pillar 1 Direct Payments Distributed?
Building Alternatives for Food Systems and Trade
19 Food Films to Inform and Inspire
Agroecology Alternatives to Pesticides and Herbicides | Part 2
Leadsom faces post-Brexit anger from both farmers and environmentalists
Agroecology Alternatives to Pesticides and Herbicides | Part 1
Foodie localism loves farming in theory, but not in practice
Blank Sheet for UK Agriculture?
#MilkCrisis | Lessons from France’s Organic Dairy Sector
#MilkCrisis | Alan Matthews on Voluntary Milk Supply Reduction Scheme
UK | Leadsom Unpacked – From Fracking to Farming
#MilkCrisis | EMB: Address Overproduction to End Dairy Crisis
Another E500 Million Package for Farm Income Crisis
New UK Minister Leadsom’s Plans for Agri Payments
CAP greening and new supports on agenda for Council
New TTIP Report Reveals Corporate Takeover of Meat
Aurélie Trouvé | EU must regulate milk volume #MilkCrisis
BREAKING: Commission Fails to Rush CETA Through
How Brexit Threatens Britain’s Food Security
#MilkCrisis | Alan Matthews: milk supply management no solution to current price problems
Commission to Railroad CETA
Commission Approves Glyphosate for 18 Months
Hannes Lorenzen’s “Thoughts After Brexit”
Article 50 time bomb explained
#MilkCrisis | EMB – Market Responsibility Programme To Solve The Milk Crisis
CAPSELLA – participatory science and open data for field, seed & food
ARC2020 Hosts Milk Crisis Debate
Community Supported Agriculture – Urgenci report reveals rapid European growth
New IPES Food Report – We Need Diversified Agroecological Systems
Article 50 & the Brexit Circus’ Lack of Facts
Maps, and a Billion Dollar French CAP Cash Crisis
A Roundup Roundup – that Glyphosate approvals process explained
UK – Celebrating Soil through Food in Bristol
People’s Jury Hears Brexit Evidence on Food – how did it vote?
Soil, Cities & Microbiota – Teaming with Life
Organic vs Conventional – which is the most sustainable?
TTIP Report – Severe Impact on EU Agri-Food
Huge TTIP Leak – How Does Agriculture Fare?
Ireland celebrates its Food Sovereignty. #FoodSov
Scotland | how to create a real Good Food Nation
TTIP Leak – Citizens lose on both Sides of Atlantic
UK Brexit | Farmers’ Union Campaigns to Stay in EU
Northern Ireland Farming Completely Dependent on CAP, Westminster Told. #Brexit
Lighter Shade of Green – CAP Fails in Germany & Beyond
Parliament Glyphosate Vote Recommends Reduced Approval to 7 Years
Informing the Brexit food debate
Belgium Bites Back – Brussels’ Everything Else Big Parade
Ukraine’s Grain – Breadbasket for Oligarchs?
April 24th – Ireland Food Sovereignty Proclamation Day
Ireland – CAP Greening Failing Farmers and Nature
TTIP to follow CETA’s geographical carve up?
CAP Greening Threatens Ecologically Precious Land
Glyphosate approval – Parliament’s ENVI Committee Objects
Germany – CAP Greening not Working for Biodiversity
What’s Happening with EU’s Russia Sanctions Policy?
Global food production overwhelming efforts to combat climate change?
AGRIFISH Council Meeting – “Exceptional Measures”
Livestock Debate – it’s a wrap (for now!) #LivestockDebate
Glyphosate Vote Cancelled, Approval Process Rocked
Farmers Vanishing from Europe’s Economic Powerhouse
Politically Carcinogenic: Taking Policy Decisions Without Scientific Consensus
Impending Phosphorus shortage = food shortage?
From Mud Angels to Soil Angels
EU Commission Drops Food Waste Reduction Targets
Commission’s “maladministration” over Pesticide Approval – Ombudsman
Soil in the EU – Institution Inertia & People Progress
Drying Soils are Bad News – for Microbes and People
CAP Cuts E1 Billion From Environmentally Friendly Farming
Two More Meta Analysis find Organic to be Nutritionally Superior to Conventional
Climate, Livestock, Carbon & the Lobby #LivestockDebate
Parliament Votes to Oppose Importing GM Soya
Berlin’s Sea of Flowers – Where Climate & Humanity Intersect
Environmental Destruction Directly Impacts Farm Profits | #Livestock Debate
New Law, Contested Agroecology – France’s Loi d’Avenir
Let us Evolve and Extend our Sympathies to all Living Creatures. #LivestockDebate
Do we Have the Tools to Choose Sustainable Meat? #LivestockDebate
Pssst! The Answer is in the Soil! #LivestockDebate
USDA TTIP Food Scenarios – the Gloves are off
Behind Closed Doors – the Vulnerability of Big Meat. #LivestockDebate
Livestock Will Save Us – A Regenerative Perspective. #LivestockDebate
UK Outsourcing Food Footprint, study shows
We Are Fed Up – & we showed it!
How Politics and Power Play with Pesticides in France
Farming’s Markets, Meadows & Movements.
CAP direct payments post 2020: German positions
Farm Incomes Down Across EU
What will the Paris Agreement Mean for Farming & Food?
COP21 – Street View.
We are fed up with agro industry!
Understanding the Nature of Peace
4 pour 1000 – France leads on Soil Carbon?
Elephant in Room at COP21 Paris Climate Talks? Food.
A WholeFood System – agroecology, its cousins & consultations
COP21 & Farming – Soil, Land & Climate Change.
Dairy Farmer Organisation EMB calls for Hogan’s Head
Glyphosate, Cancer & the Agencies – who’s right?
DEFRA Shadow Faces Challenge Selling Progressive Food Policy
Does peasantry pay the price for a more European Turkey?
CAP Simplification Cuts Inspections & Greening
Huge State Land Sell off in Hungary – who benefits?
UK’s Environment Ministry is Cutting Itself into Oblivion
Brexit – US trade chief to UK: “stay in EU”.
Ecophyto 2 – France tries to halve pesticide use. Again.
European Rural Parliament Manifesto Demands Equality & Participation
Knowledge Exchange & Young Farmers – WWOOF Romania
Decarbonisation, Net-Zero Emissions and Biomass = Business as Usual?
Room for Agroecology in ‘Climate Smart’ future?
TEDx Talk: Your Global Share of Land and Food
Transitioning to a Sustainable Food System with IPES
Working for Land Rights in Romania
Romania says Resounding NO to GMOs
German Minister of Agriculture under pressure to act on milk crisis
Nourish Scotland Conference explores a Citizens’ Agricultural Policy
Traditional Seeds Still Core to Local Markets in Romania
EU Trade Secrets Directive Threatens Investigative Media
40 countries represented at upcoming European Rural Parliament November 4-6
UK’s Truss Pushes to Unravel Greening
TTIP/CETA Free Zones Launched in Romania
Fast Track Signed by Obama
Court ruling gives Save Kishantos campaign hope
Mobilise for the Conf’ on June 17
Weak Draft TTIP Resolution Adopted
Cooperatives: do they still exist in Romania?
Romania: Redrawing CAP Support Areas to Favour Oligarchs and Land Grabbers
Hey EU Commission: work on land in 2016!
TTIP in disarray as US Senate rejects fast track
International Day of Peasants’ Struggles against TTIP
Communities taking control of the food revolution
Irish Chefs Join the Stand Against TTIP
The first farm of its kind in Scotland
How TTIP would outlaw alternatives to capitalism
TTIP Amendments Voted on in European Parliament Today
Ending Milk Quota: Corporate Giants the Real Winners
European Milk Board on the end of quota
Will organic farming save “unbalanced” Romanian agriculture?
UK government reverts to paper for basic payments
Glyphosate: EU approval process seriously questioned
Local Food Names: not for sale
Garden to garden: Eco Ruralis’ 2015 traditional seed catalogue
No more neighbours: Rural Romanian landgrabs.
“Peasant” is not a bad word … but what does it mean?!
Of Fairy Orchards, Biodiversity & Octogenarian Wisdom
UK food bank users symptomatic of an isolated society
50,000 take to the streets of Berlin to say: We are Fed Up!
The quadlemma: diet, health, environmental & hunger
Illegal GM soy discovered in Romania, claim Greenpeace.
L.I.N.C – LEADER Inspired Network Community
Scots count cost of Westminster’s bodged CAP deal
Arc2020 & Friends of the Earth Europe new CAP agroecology video
Brexit boobytrap for UK government
Irish Ag Minister’s Climate Change “voodoo accounting”
Land Grabbing on EU Agenda
Can EU CAP it?
Return of the Roman General: Land Grabbing in Western Romania
Maghreb: food security, rural development & migration
NGO’s welcome Parliament’s vote on National GMO bans
Land grabbing – a warning for Europe & a threat to family farming
Are Sustainable Intensification & Organic Farming compatible?
A growing interest in the UK for saving seed
Corporate control of EU cereal seed supply: the facts from Romania
French mobilise against agri-industrialiation & TTIP/CETA
What we need is in our hands: Re-designing food systems
A new, more flexible alternative food network model
Ireland organises against TTIP
Access to land for community connected farming
Manage grassland as if our lives depend on it
Hogan at EP – keep it simple and …
What happened to the Sustainable Food Communication?
US groups concerned: TTIP impact GM Food legislation
Ombudsman calls for Greater Transparency in TTIP Negotiations
Romanian peasants’ civil disobedience regains market access
Climate Smart Agriculture: a climate change fairytale
New Organic Regulation Causing Temperatures to Rise
French Farmers Torch Tax Office
What is the story of the 1000 cows in France?
Billions Spent on Rural Romania – who benefits?
Community Supported Agriculture in China
Commission rejects European Citizens Initiative on TTIP
4 Key Agri-Food Policy Needs
Summer festivals celebrate rural activism in Romania
Who is Phil Hogan?
UK reviving land settlement and local food production
EU and US to harmonise regulation on ED
Ireland Improves Payments & Options for Organic Farmers
The original CSA? interview with Ryoko Shimizo of SEIKATSU
Moldova: East or West, Capitalism Defines its Socio-Economic Terrain
Shooting in the strawberry fields: a Greek Tragedy
UK government to accept industry’s neonics research
Leave it to Tesco: how the UK ignores food security
Want to volunteer on peasant farms? Try WWOOF Romania!
Pioneer’s GM maize 1507: a case history
U.S. & EU civil society: TTIP bad for agriculture, health & environment
10 reasons TTIP is bad for farming and food
Syngenta shelves attempt to overturn UK pesticide ban
Grown men working 12 hours a day for a loaf of bread
Protest to prevent 36000 pig unit at Uckermark nature reserve
Romanian alternative food networks: growing through the cracks
France: How Agroecological Farming Boosts Productivity
European Organic Congress case profile: Terre de Liens
NGOs’ dismay with CAP greening in Britain & Ireland
Victory for Romanian peasants over gold mining corporation
UK ministry denies bullying food bank charity
Food Sovereignty: an idea whose time has come.
UK adopts just five EFA categories for CAP greening
Factory farming makes Baltic Sea one of the world’s most polluted
Greece: National Proposals for the new CAP
No offline plan B for UK CAP payments in 2015
TTIP: setting course for food production carve-ups?
Travelling and Celebrating the Freedom of Seeds
France Announces More Coupled Aids to Beef & Proteins Sectors
Open Letter: Revision of the EU fertiliser regulation and cadmium
Public Land Agencies: French SAFER model safe for Romania?
EFSA slammed by Pesticide Action Network over its methods
“False Dichotomies Promote Continued Animal Consumption”
European Milk Board calls for immediate end to TTIP
Elections 2014 in Romania
‘On the Road’ to better farming
Antimicrobial resistance soaring
New open source database uncovers land grabbers
New report points to decline in support for GM crops
Organic Participatory Guarantee Systems – a Brazilian model.
How a ‘Yes’ vote would help Scottish agriculture
DEFRA spells out online CAP requirements
What might TTIP mean for organic farming and food?
Roundup Ready soybeans, worse than you thought
Let there be biodiversity! The importance of sharing free seeds
EU Commission scope finds merit in “alternative production”
Food losses and waste on the FAO agenda in Bucharest
Organic vs. Conventional agriculture – where’s the profit?
2/3 of Honeybee Pollen Contaminated with “Chemical Cocktail”
Of Pollinators, Politics and Pesticides: be(e) vigilant!
Requiem for a Green Dream
May 2nd Deadline for UK Bee Consultation
Capping dissent in Ireland?
Agri-Food hit hard by Climate Change: IPCC
Beware the Greek Minister bearing a new GM proposal
Minister goes west for a stormy reception
Ukraine’s land struggle with Russia
TTIP: how fat cats can turn nasty
Small Farmers Rage at CAP Sell-Out in Ireland
UK Cooperative in fire sale of its farms
Is the UK cutting corners on food safety?
Will the Commission authorise controversial GM Maize 1507?
Scottish arable sector digs in for fair CAP treatment
New Organic Regulation Plans – who will benefit?
Germans protesters say NO to GM Maize 1507
TTIP = Bad Deal for Romania
Time to ACT! Tell your Minister no pesticides in EFAs!
Gardening rEvolution: How to pinpoint new food producers?
Russia bans pigmeat from all 28 EU member states
Pressure Builds to Save Ecological Focus Areas from Pesticides
European honeybee shortage threatens crop pollination
Schnippeldisko: The Disco That Fights Food Waste!
Guest Post : Pavlos Georgiadis on why he’s Fed Up and protesting
Guest Post: Food Waste Revolution- Fill Bellies not Bins
Guest post : Pierre-Alain Prévost on ‘1000 Cows’
Over Consumption of Meat & Dairy is Wrecking the Planet
Pig Industry “blatantly flouting European law”
Thousands of UK citizens support wildlife-friendly farming
Top 6 what ARC2020 wants for 2014
Sharp Allergy increase in rural Poland following EU membership
Lithuanian Presidency secures agreement on food and animal feed
Northern Ireland Court Rules Zero Percent Modulation to Pillar II
Ireland to fund 46% of Rural Development Programme
UK farmers’ union flies in the face of reason
Romania Plans to Spend E8.15 billion on Rural Development
UPDATE: pesticides removed from EFA Delegated Act wording!
Eyes on the anti-prize: vote for the biggest environmental offender
Climate conference ends with UN admission of failure
The Great Greening Scam
Parliament CAP vote: poor deal for nature, farming & rural Europe
Quest for Gas: a Story of Peasant Resistance
The Business of Pigs: Der Spiegel interview with Jochen Fritz
Second round of secretive TTIP negotiations concluded
100,000 German citizens want no GMOs
CAP UK: DEFRA plan for business as usual?
7 Ways to Save our Tired Soils
CAP Monologues in Greece
Growing fears of land grabbing among Polish farmers
What will Ireland do with CAP implementation?
Organic and other Farming in Ireland
Has Westminster taken E230 million of Scottish farmer’s money?
Decisions and Protests on CAP implementation in Germany
CAP in Spain: Deciding for the Farmers Without the Farmers
What will the next Organic Regulation look like?
UK Treasury plan to keep open food speculation loopholes
Basescu – morning gardener, daytime agri-industrialist
Latest EU Agricultural Economics Brief: family farms in decline
Moratoriums on land sale: member states battle EU
Bulgaria extends ban on land acquisition by non-nationals
Wildlife Comeback in Europe: another east-west divide?
Less than one third of Tesco bagged salads reach a plate
Crucial document on European Innovation Partnership launched
Hungarian response to CAP: how has the rhetoric changed?
Royal lobby for the Romanian family farm
New EU tobacco regulations: tough, or watered down?
Status update for Terre de Liens: a foundation to protect farmlands
UK farm minister risks political own-goal over badger cull
CAP Refrom: Is France Getting Cold Feet?
Calm Before the Storm? Secretive TTIP Talks on Hold
UK rural broadband 2017 fiasco
Romanian land markets open
NGOs need to channel citizens’ frustration
Beyond quotas: how will Europe manage its milk?
Romanian reactions on the CAP deal
Parliament CAP vote defies citizens, environment
A Perspective from Scotland on CAP reform
Concern over pesticides in fruit & veg in Greece
Westminster hears about GM linked risks
What future for our food and land do we want?
Toolkit for a better national/regional CAP implementation
UNCTAD: Wake up before it is too late!
Informal agreement in Vilnius, formerly overlooked
UK government flies in the face of science
Biofuels vote includes Indirect Land Use Change
Germany’s elections and what to know about agriculture
Will France shift 550 mio € to small farmers?
State Domains Agency’s role in land grabbing
Is September the Month to Salvage Pillar 2 of the CAP?
Notes from camp – Jonty Whittleton’s story from Wietze
Human chain surrounds chicken slaughterhouse
Workshops in Wietze- not so silent before the storm
What UK minister’s arguments reveal to a future voter
Syngenta sues EU Commission over bees
Port protest: Stop the madness of GM soy imports!
Austrian company drafts Romania’s rural development
Will 16,000 UK holdings lose Single Payments?
Germany ready to grill the agricultural industry!
Chance for UK NGOs to make their case
UK children hungry for return to school lunches
Scandinavian company tightens grip in east Europe
Greenpeace urges further action on bees
EU Consultation on family farming: have your say
Countdown to action camp in Wietze begins
Green MEP: Stop excessive antibiotic use in livestock!
Buzzing between industry and government
Landgrab of the century in Mozambique?
SpeiseGut: Good dining direct to the ARC2020 office
European Commission prioritises local food
Where does the CAP reform leave organic agriculture?
EU/US trade deal: not just bilateral talks
Did the Commission deliver a greener and fairer CAP?
Bee health: Fipronil use to be restricted
EU wakes up to food waste: your opinion wanted
‘Mir hams satt!’ – 8,ooo demonstrate in Munich
Food versus Fuel: MEPs vote to limit biofuel production
CAP reform: what is left to be agreed?
Vegetable boxes in Romania: cutting out the middleman
Romania permits cultivation of GMOs in Natura2000 areas
Landgrabbing on Berlin’s doorstep: a public statement
UK Landworkers Alliance speaks out on US trade talks
Political agreement for the CAP towards 2020
ARC2020: CAP deal weak – but options worth fighting for
Hostile reception for young campaigners in Luxembourg
Politicians don’t cheat EU citizens in CAP reform!
Joint civil society letter on US-EU Trade Agreement
EU Parliament delegation will go to Luxembourg
CAP Debate: Deal or no deal?
Land and tenure issues come to the fore at G8 meeting
EU – US Trade Partnership: Nein Danke!
NGO sounds warning bell on G8 food security initiative
Rain or shine, NFU backs pesticides
Weed killer found in human urine across Europe
Occupying banks and blocking land grabbers
The urban garden: a territory free from the crisis
The scandal of food poverty in 21st century Britain
‘Farms instead of Factories’ Summer Action camp
African farmers slam UK corporate ‘aid’ backhanders
Semi-subsistence farming and small farms in the EU
EFSA rejects flawed UK pesticide study
Le Foll handed CAP reform petition with 85,305 signatures
Polish farmers protest against land grabbing
Cioloş: seed regulation will allow traditional seed exchange
European milk farmers pay Merkel a visit
UK NGOs back African civil society G8 opposition
UK mobilises to put hunger on G8 agenda
Scots seek support for future of High Nature Value
UK surge in demand for food banks
Sara and the seeds of hope: a personal story
Who will grow our food in the future?
Loudest voices in Irish lobby keep pressure on Coveney
Key players in CAP reform debate head to Dublin
Slow Food and FAO announce new partnership
EFSA: Fourth pesticide linked to bee decline
Mega pig farm plan stirs up opposition in the UK
Come and join us in central Paris next week…at a farm!
25,000 signatures force pig farm to cease activities
UK study reflects need for greener land management
Call for reduction of antibiotics in livestock production
“Uniformity is not an option – Viva Biodiversity!”
US-EU agreement: threat to sustainable farming and food
EU Commssion: Poland to pay back 79,9 million euro
The contraband of the Romanian ox-heart tomato
CAP agreement doubt due to MFF negotiations
France calls for a fairer and a greener CAP
Seed regulation threatens agro-biodiversity
Commission fails to deliver on seed legislation
UK to put transparency on G8 summit agenda?
Seed balls: Guerilla gardening on a Saturday afternoon
Message for Ministers: GIVES BEES A CHANCE!
Bees versus neonicitonoids: second vote due
Greece: Beekeepers and Greenpeace pressure Minister
Colourful variety not standardized uniformity!
Bardeau’s Empire: an Austrian landgrabber
Coveney confident CAP deal will be secured by June
Speakers Tour on Land grabbing kicks off in Paris
London: The March of the Beekeepers
“Land grabbing reaching blatant levels in Europe”
Irish NGOs: Climate justice begins at home
German milk farmer protest as Cioloş meets Ministers
Romania’s small farmers continue to fight for their rights
New study shows CAP reform risks being greenwashed
Trialogue discussions on CAP reform begin today
Join Statement: Stop land grab in Hungary!
India alert: Key land reform to help millions of landless
‘Pollinator friendly farming is possible’
UK condemnation of DEFRA neonicotinoid inaction
Taking a closer look at the benefits of agroforestry
Hunger, Nutrition and Climate Justice on the agenda
UK farmers’ union digs in to defend neonicotinoids
France develops its agroecological agenda
Aflatoxin scandal: Milk producers face bankruptcy
Irish Farm lobby leaves small farmers behind
Exchanging seeds and planting hopes
ARC2020 investigates the Parliament vote
Cioloş: Romanian agriculture has great potential
Farm ministers in Brussels reach CAP agreement
No majority vote for ban on bee-harming pesticides
CAP reform: who lobbies on what, and why…
EP votes for de- greening – but could have done worse
Other reactions to the CAP vote
Good Food Good Farming: second day of action!
Civil society in Strasbourg ahead of final CAP vote
Petrini: CAP needs crop rotation and small farmers
Cohn-Bendit calls for crop rotation
SAVE THE DATE: MARCH 12 ACTION IN STRASBOURG
Commission and farmers sing from same hymn sheet
Joint CAP letter of 270 groups from all EU Member States
New food labeling scandal emerging in Germany?
EU Parliament AGRI Committee Chair on CAP
France leads calls to tighten food labelling laws
Good crop, bad crop! Take action today!
Europe’s citizens decide to Go MAD!
Berlin: Diverse costumes demand diversity in the fields
Death Knell for neonicotinoid pesticides?
France: Elections to Chambers of Agriculture
EU budget: “Deal done” – but best or worst still to come
EU poll: citizens want green, local and fair CAP
The environmental case for CAP reform in Ireland
Ireland leaves the small farmer behind
European Agriculture: It’s Time for a Revolution
Parliament backs double payments and greenwashing
How the CAP could save 175 billion Euros
Let’s GO MAD! Go Meet A Deputy
Agro lobby proposes CAP reform melt-down
‘Green Agriculture Reform Goes Backwards’
Final CAP vote for Agriculture Committee
French Agricultural Minister learns about our campaign
25,000 demonstrate in Berlin for a better agricultural policy!
Romanians confront land grab ‘scout’
Irish agriculture and minister rocked by new meat scandal
Berlin draws attention to plight of Europe’s bees
UK ‘yield plateau’ for wheat and colza
ARC2020 talks to the team at Markthalle Neun in Berlin
International Green week, Local Green days…
New Minister in charge of Council CAP negotiations
Estonia demands equality in future CAP payments
Romania: New government, business as usual
France to become EU leader of agroecology?
Healthy school food on Polish political agenda
Small scale farming central for rural development
“Food is our Right not a Commodity”
Greek Ministry: Organic Farming is our priority
Compromising on Europe’s environment…
EU Council: Cyriot progress report and Irish priorties
Equivalence on the menu
Taking food waste into your own hands
Trade presides over human rights and development
UK paying millions in “aid” to agribusiness
Polish PM believes GM crops will be banned in Poland
Save the date: demonstration against industrial farming
Unfair competition in Romania: The small against the big
Catania on CAP: We are running out of time
Celebrating agro-ecological innovation
Poland: Anti-GMO protesters call for veto new seed law
Cameron smashes EU hopes for the future
2,500 dairy farmers block streets of Brussels
Good Food Good Farming campaign launched!
Latest news and coverage of EU Summit
Spanish NGOs urge president to defend CAP budget
No more blank cheques for agriculture!
Rural development and green payments face cuts
Alarm bells ring following attempt to intimidate priests
Family farms or agribusiness? German MEPs in the spotlight
Political update: Where are we now in CAP reform?
Young people: ‘Take agriculture back!’
We’ve had enough! Protest in Hannover, Germany
The Faces of Land Grabbing: from Laos to Romania
Spanish concern following new GMO evidence
National bank sentences small farmers to decline
Backwards in time: Cheap food and illegal immigrants
7% of EU farmers under the age of 35. Farming on crisis?
Growing doubt: US warning to European farmers
Member States want to postpone aid convergence
Cyprus presents revised Negotiating Box for the MFF
Italy, France and Spain join forces on the CAP
Rights to Food – FAO milestone
Agrochemical lobbyists barred from French parliament?
Cultivating local preferences in Oxford
Via Campesina marks World Food Day
Thousands of Irish farmers march in Dublin
Italy worried for new cuts to CAP support
Freedom and local solutions may improve environment
Local food adds greater value in UK
ARC2020 and Slow Food Conference Video
Europe warned about toxic pesticide use in Argentina
More support for the CLLD declaration
Denmark to introduce ban on potentially harmful pesticides
3 of the Good Food March organisers talk to viEUws
Good Food March photo campaign set to continue!
Le Foll’s plans on CAP reform
Long term GM and glyphosate toxicity proven
100s join Good Food March in Brussels
Town and country share CAP reform challenges
Spanish farmers defend a more social farming model
Romanian peasants protest in front of Agricultural Ministry
PR: Civil society meets European Institutions
UK puts EU sceptic in charge of CAP talks
GMO cultivation is out of control in Poland
Research in organic food production benefits society
Stop the power of the food corporations!
Good Food March heads for Brussels as food crisis deepens
Celebrating food culture in heart of Carpathian mountains
Southern bike tour due to arrive in Strasbourg today!
National gathering in France to promote vibrant rural areas
Overbuilding to devour 70 hectares a day by 2030
Solutions needed for Romania’s all too frequent droughts
Trader goes against the grain
Polish farmers to pay income tax from 2014
Two convicted of poisoning population with pesticides
Open air cooking to mark start of German bike route
Austria and The Netherlands start marching
Spanish Government ignores organic production in CAP
Broad beans and chick-peas: an end to GM soya imports
Events in France and Romania start the Good Food March
Romania: Are the cows now coming home?
Press release – Monday 6th August 2012
Mixed reactions to new environmental law in Denmark
EU funding boosts rural employment in Poland
Large scale corruption in Polish administration
France to launch monitoring committee for CAP reform
Romanian farm land: a playground for foreign investors
Tenant farmers still demanding fair milk price
Tractors and cameras rolling in UK milk crisis
Polish government shaken by corruption scandal
Minister learns the price of milk in the UK
CALL FOR ACTION! Good Food March to Brussels 2012
Friday 13th: Lucky or unlucky for CAP reform?
A country of two agricultures, and neglected jewels
Reaping what we sow: interview with Panagiotis Sainatoudis
Community-led local development: making it success
Genetically Modified Lunch with the Romanian Minister
Government position on CAP not popular with NGOs
We’ll take your message to Brussels – photo campaign
Rural development: a bad start for Stéphane Le Foll?
Illegal pesticides and fertilizers discovered in Denmark
Baltic countries demand fairer redistribution of CAP payments
What impact for the CAP in the world?
Thousands of fish die in UK following pesticide spill
Joint civil society statement on the finance of land grabs
”Action plan” to improve organic production in Denmark
Reform plans to be discussed with national Parliamentarians
French minister rewrites livestock agenda
An action plan for olive oil
A jump into cold water and a march to Brussels
Become a Farmer online – another initiative in Greece
ARC2020 Press Release: 19th June 2012
Big day for the CAP in the European Institutions
Big day for agriculture worldwide
German beekeepers: 10% of land for biodiversity
Pig Business documentary: a warning for Europe
France’s largest CAP beneficiary faces cliffhanger
Public debate on global impact of CAP
Catania: the CAP may not enter into force in 2014
Agricultural Research in Africa
MON810 GM maize ban in Poland still not implemented
Interview with Jim Kleinschmit
50 years of Common Agricultural Policy in Europe
EFSA opinion leaves little hope for a plan bee
UK tenant farmers face entitlement impasse
Catania: Young farmers are crucial for the future
Vegetable beds in Riga demand fairer subsidies
Hunger for soya animal feed set to destroy Amazon
Is the CAP debate heating up in Spain?
Incredible but true: CAP money for the 1%
Meat production behind EU’s highest ecological footprint
Fair fruit supporters sign up for Brussels action
EU Parliament cancels participation in Rio +20
French pesticide decree sets a precedent
New Ministers, new priorities…
Rio+20: Taking Agriculture beyond “Business as Usual”
Does organic stand a fighting chance in Romania?
Seed exchanges: small steps to protect local knowledge
Farm Ministers show allergic reactions to greening
Commission announces 2nd civil society debate on CAP
Trade figures paint a disturbing picture of dependency
Environment and animal welfare priority for Germans
Missing link between food and territory highlighted in Italy
New privacy rules keep 92% of CAP beneficiaries secret
Who will Hollande put in rue de Varenne?
Remembering 20 years of rejection to aid degressivity
Part 2: French elections and the CAP
UK farming population old by EU standards
New petition on CAP – SIGN TODAY!
Presidential election and CAP reform in France
Growing evidence to support Europe’s bees
Sow stall ban faces patchy compliance with 2013 deadline
ARC CALL FOR ACTION!
Publication of farm subsidies sparks reaction in Germany
Biodiversity under our feet: life depends on it
Cultivate Diversity, Sow your rights!
“We must stop destroying nature” – Gerbrandy
GM-free Cymru flags up Danish success
12 EU States fail to comply with hen welfare standards
A week of action against GMOs in Spain
Green Light for Artisanal Abattoirs?
Actions in France to denounce health impact of pesticides
Britain in the middle of a loaf affair with baking
Lithuania expresses its critical position on CAP
Small farms and short food chains vital part of EU
Failed investments behind Danish agriculture’s debt
CAP must meet EU environmental expectations
Rural Development Network – on its feet and walking
Germany’s rural women demand recognition
Long-awaited crop definition and EFAs unlikely to please
Solidarity action for local food producers
Biodiversity: a burning issue for the European Union
Smart change towards a sustainable CAP
EU farm policy still harms poor countries – it’s time for change
Bees do a priceless job
Children need to get out more warns UK’s National Trust
French production concentrated in specialised farm holdings
Eurostat publishes figures on town dwellers
Drumming for action on GMOs in Poland
Poor grades for DEFRA in end of term report card
Interview: Christopher Stopes, IFOAM EU Group President
Wildlife-friendly farmers champion environment
1,500,000 Greeks considering move to rural areas
Agriculture to become dominated by women?
Rural Development proposals: recommendations to MEPs
UK government snubs UN World Water Day
Demonstration in Amsterdam: We zijn het MEGAzat!
Romanian Minister of Agriculture’s link to Monsanto
Wir haben es Satt! Citizens in Vienna to take action
Monti: “Food crisis is deeper than the financial one”
Bilateral discussions on the future of EU farming continue
Controling crop price volatility in the US
European conference rejects high-risk biotech strategy
Ireland renews commitment to organic agriculture
Fair Access to Land: An issue for Europe as well!
France and the EU are not called to feed the world
Defending a future for farm-saved seeds
Warsaw: “Stop the Beepocalypse Now!”
French NGOs express need for paradigm change
Spain and France: common ground on common policy
We can mash potatoes and do the twist
EU Environment Ministers fail to stand up for nature
‘You must prove civil society is a force for change’ – Cioloş
Hopes for food sovereignty under threat
Crop chemical victims speak out in Paris
Italy and France: common ground on common policy
Bulgaria fears unfair competition in EU egg trade
Antibiotic resistance found in turkey meat
Economic crisis an opportunity for farming in Greece?
UK farmers’ union challenges policymakers
Polish Agriculture Ministry challenging GM feed ban
Independent science sidelined in food safety
‘Nutrition counts for more than calories’ – UK diet advisor
Glyphosate use allowed to continue in Germany
Made in Italy
Indigenous poultry breeds in Poland deserve protection
German-French position on CAP reform
London’s ‘red tape’ hit list included EU enabling legislation
Mette-morphosis of European agriculture
Factory farms in Poland: threat to Baltic Sea
Now America has had enough
CAP at 50: Time for change say civil society groups
Irish 2011 exports bolster agricultural policy resolve
Farm Bill and CAP: Common problems search alternative
Antibiotic overuse in the US
Ministers discuss single common market organisation
Commissioner urges wider involvement in policy debate
Altieri speaks in London
Low antimicrobial usage in Danish poultry farms
Danish yellow card system cuts antibiotic use
Roundup slowly poisoning animals and humans
Rome and Turin remember Rosarno
Aigner reacts to antibiotic findings
Antibiotic scandal exposed in Germany
Sarkozy and Le Maire talk CAP budget in France
‘Real opportunity for a step change’
Danish EU presidency begins
Eurostat publishes the figures on the EU farm production
Agro-ecological systems as the basis for reform
Scotland cannot afford “business as usual”
SNP challenge to Scottish agricultural establishment
“Say NO to GMO – Save Traditional Seeds”
Latvia and Estonia demand higher payments for farmers
Will CAP talks trigger more “red line” issues for UK?
December Agriculture and Fisheries Council
Interview with Ivailo Todorov
Lithuania – finally the end of the pig farming crisis?
‘Coalition of the unwilling’
European journalists’ conference
The plight of Polish family pig farmers
Romania could be major player in the European market
UK junior minister urges R&D funding from Pillar II
French authorities’ first reactions
Closed shop II – Polish style
A long way to go for a new CAP
Our long term food security is in your hands!
What’s the best way to improve bee habitat?
Irish Upper House Rejects CETA – what does this mean?
18 Member States Fight to Keep Pesticides in Ecological Focus Areas
Prime Minister May Floats Hard Brexit Plan For UK
Pesticides: Did Co-op’s Practices Lead to Cancers?
UK Farmers’ Organisations Brexit Concern
EU milk farmers calling for solidarity
UK pollinators hit by farming
WHES2016 – Making (Radio) Waves in Ireland
Let us Embrace Cooperation not Conflict. #LivestockDebate
Calculating livestock’s environmental footprint is complex – but other questions are simple. #LivestockDebate.
We Are Fed Up – Food, Climate & Rights on Berlin’s Streets
#LivestockDebate – Climate Destroyer or Saviour via Soil?
Rural Manifesto for Equality Launched in UK
Why are so few people talking about soil as a climate change solution?
Cool the Planet, Feed the World – 7. December
Bonn Climate Change Negotiations Kick Off
Access to Land Launch New Website
SCAR Report and Sustainable Bioeconomy – a question of principles?
Visiting the Vine and Wine World of Moldova
Scotland Wales & Northern Ireland all ban GM Crops – but not England
Workshop ‘Food Sovereignty and Urban-Rural Integration’
Drought is the new frost for coffee in Brazil
Romanian milk farming: from crisis to crisis
Milk crisis: 3 Reasons why the Commission are at Fault
Police to use tear gas on protesting dairy farmers