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DG AGRI
CAP Biodiversity Evaluation / July and Aug. 2020

CAP Biodiversity Evaluation / July and Aug. 2020

  The European Commission seeks your opinion on the impact of its Common Agricultural Policy on Natural Resources  In parallel to the ongoing Common Agricultural (‘CAP’) reform process, and the Farm to Fork Strategy, the European Commission’s DG Environment is...

Organic Regulation / June 2020

Organic Regulation / June 2020

Last Rounds for Organic Heterogeneous Material (“OHM”)  While the lead for the Organic Regulation in the European Commission is with the Directorate General for Agriculture (DG AGRI, Unit Organic), the technical work on the new notification regime for the...

Farm to Fork & Biodiversity Strategies / Apr. 2020

Farm to Fork & Biodiversity Strategies / Apr. 2020

Overarching European Strategies delayed due to COVID-19 pandemic  Within its European Green Deal, the European Commission will adopt two overarching strategies that have an impact on crop biodiversity, namely the “EU Post-2020 Biodiversity Strategy” and the...

Farm to Fork Strategy / Feb. 2020

New cross-boundary EU food policy effort coordinated by DG SANTE  Within its European Green Deal, the new European Commission’s major ambition that has a direct impact on crop biodiversity is the cross-cutting “Farm to Fork Strategy”. The Strategy, which is...

Organic Regulation / Feb. 2020

Organic Regulation / Feb. 2020

Drafting of the Delegated and Implementing Acts on seeds progresses  Adopted in 2018, and entering into force in January 2021, the Organic Regulation offers considerable advances for the marketing of organic seeds, either from “organic heterogeneous material”, or...