Statement by the EU Commissioner for Agriculture and Rural Development Dacian Ciolo? concerning the ban on EU agricultural exports into the Russian Federation

European Commission Brussels, 8 August 2014 Statement “I understand the concern expressed in the EU farming sector. I want to underline that the Common Agricultural Policy has new and modernised tools to stand by them, as soon as it is needed, including our crisis reserve, which is already available now. …read more

European Commission and European Investment Bank (EIB) sign Memorandum of Understanding for co-operation in agriculture and rural development

Joint statement Brussels, 14 July 2014 European Commission Commissioner for Agriculture and Rural Development Dacian Cioloş and Vice President of the European Investment Bank (EIB) Wilhelm Molterer signed today a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) between the European Commission and the EIB for co-operation in agriculture and rural development in 2014-2020. …read more

Agriculture and Fisheries Council, 14th July 2014

European Commission MEMO Brussels, 11 July 2014 The Agriculture and Fisheries Council meeting of July 2014 will take place in Brussels on 14th July 2014. The Commission will be represented by Commissioner for Maritime Affairs and Fisheries, Maria Damanaki, and the Commissioner for Agriculture and Rural Development, Dacian Cioloş. …read more