The European Commission’s plans for a ‘green deal’ should encourage more organic farming and crack down on food waste, organic farming lobby IFOAM said on ..
News 16 Oct 2019
Europe 'needs to act urgently' to halt deforestation, Italy's agriculture minister said on Monday during an EU Council debate that saw broad support for addressing ..
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The European Commission’s authorisations of genetically modified crops against the majority wishes of lawmakers is an 'aberration', according to the chair of the European Parliament's ..
News 10 Oct 2019
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The EU's carbon border tax will be implemented by Phil Hogan, the current agriculture commissioner who is set to take over the European Commission’s trade ..
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Carbon intensive European construction material producers should redouble their efforts to cut emissions to secure their own future as the EU considers a 2050 net-zero ..
News 23 Jul 2019
Campaigners have accused the European Commission of hindering the development of methods to test for a new generation of genetically modified food and feed imports ..
News 19 Jul 2019
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The European Investment Bank and five national development banks have agreed to invest €10 billion over the next five years to accelerate the EU's transition ..
News 18 Jul 2019
Health and environment campaigners are largely at odds with the farming and chemicals industry over how the EU should review legislation on endocrine disrupting chemicals ..
News 12 Jul 2019
Well over half of summer fruits such as strawberries and cherries are tainted with chemical “cocktails” whose potential health impacts are unclear, campaigners have warned ..
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