EU Energy and Environment Sub-Committee

Responding to price volatility: creating a more resilient agricultural sector inquiry

Inquiry status: Concluded

Report published on 16 May 2016. Government Response published on 18 July 2016 and Commission Response published on 29 July 2016. Report debated on 22 November 2016.

Report published

The EU Energy and Environment Sub-Committee publishes its report investigating what needs to be done to boost the resilience of the farming sector in the face of challenges such as volatile prices. It called on the European Commission to reform the Common Agricultural Policy (CAP) to primarily support the provision of public goods, such as increased food security, high animal welfare standards and stewardship of the land.

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