EU Parliament Press Release 25-10-2011

To meet growing demand for secure supplies of high-quality food and at the same time step up competitiveness in the face of growing market pressures, EU farm policy must become fairer and less – not more – bureaucratic, said Agriculture Committee MEPs, debating post-2013 reform proposals with Commissioner Dacian CioloĹź in Strasbourg on Monday. Neither should “greening” measures hinder cultivation of arable land, they added.

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