Pressure on Commission over Delegated Acts
In the run up to Commission meeting on 11th March pesticides, cross-compliance and eligibility are the key issues.
Polish farmer blockades against land grabbing
“In the times of Communism, 70% of land was State owned. Just 20 years later and Polish farmers cannot buy land anymore”
How Romania uses and abuses its poor in the name of ‘greening’
Guest post by Luke-Dale Harris : in Romania the main stronghold of sustainable agriculture is ironically held up by the least sustainable of sources.
TTIP EU advisory group meets for the first time
Arc2020 UK Correspondent Peter Crosskey gives his prognosis of TTIP stakeholder engagement
Other recent updates
ViEWs journalist Ed Bray provides an overview on the potential authorisation of GM maize 1507
According to a new report, the EU seed market seriously lacks diversity, yet seed lobbyists
Here's how to make organic farming and agroecology work better in your region or country
A conference on "Finding the right balance between hygiene rules, small scale production and quality".
A play-by-play of the proposed new legislation on the marketing of seeds.