• 16-MAY-2018

  • SOURCE: EPP TV

Update the CAP to keep farming strong

Europe’s farmers need more support and streamlined bureaucracy to stay competitive by reforming the EU’s Common Agricultural Policy, says a Report by EPP Group MEP Herbert Dorfmann, approved on Wednesday by the Agricultural Committee and headed for a plenary vote at the end of the month. The CAP must also respond to evolving needs of consumers and the environment, says the Report.Europe’s farmers need more support and streamlined bureaucracy to stay competitive by reforming the EU’s Common Agricultural Policy, says a Report by EPP Group MEP Herbert Dorfmann, approved on Wednesday by the Agricultural Committee and headed for a plenary vote at the end of the month. The CAP must also respond to evolving needs of consumers and the environment, says the Report.