Environment, Food and Rural Affairs Committee

Session 2003-04
19 February 2004 Agriculture and EU Enlargement Evidence Sessions Announced

19 February 2004 Agriculture and EU Enlargement Evidence Sessions Announced

The Environment, Food and Rural Affairs Committee has decided to hold the following evidence sessions in relation to its inquiry into Agriculture and EU Enlargement:

Wednesday 3 March 2004

3.00pm    Professor Secondo Tarditi, of the University of Siena; Professor Emil Erjavec, of the University of Ljubljana; and Professor Stefan Tangermann, Director for Food, Agriculture and Fisheries at the OECD

Wednesday 10 March 2004

2.30pm    Ministry of Agriculture, Forestry and Food, Slovenia
3.15pm    [Witness to be confirmed]
(approx)
4.00pm    Ministry of Agriculture, Slovak Republic
(approx)

Wednesday 24 March 2004

2.30pm    National Farmers' Union; and the Country Land and Business Association
3.15pm    Food and Drink Federation
(approx)
4.00pm    Federation of the Food and Drink Industries of the Czech Republic

Wednesday 21 April 2004

[Time to be confirmed]    Lord Whitty, Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs

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NOTES FOR EDITORS

For the terms of reference of this inquiry please see the Environment, Food and Rural Affairs Committee press notice, published 31 October 2003. 

The Committee normally meets in a committee room at Westminster. There are often last minute changes of room and meetings may be held either in the Palace of Westminster or in Portcullis House. Those wishing to attend should check the venue by calling the committee office information line the day before the hearing on 020 7219 2033.