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Animal transport: help us prepare our assessment

EFSA is gathering the views of stakeholders in the early stages of our scientific assessment on the welfare of animals during transport in the EU. The assessment will support the […]


Performance of agricultural sector

In 2020, the agricultural sector contributed an estimated EUR 171.9 billion towards the EU’s GDP, the equivalent of 1.3% of the total. In comparative terms, this was only slightly less than […]


European Commission registers Χαλλούμι/Halloumi/Hellim as a Protected Designation of Origin (PDO)

Today, the European Commission adopted a package of two measures regarding an important Cypriot heritage: Χαλλούμι/Halloumi/Hellim. First, the Commission registered […]


Ageing of Europe’s farmers remains a major challenge in rural areas

In 2016, for every farm manager under 40 there were three farm managers over the age of 65 in the EU. The ageing of Europe’s farmers is one of the greatest challenges that rural areas are facing […]


2020 a year of stability for EU agri-food trade

Over the course of 2020, the value of EU agri-food exports increased to €184.3 billion (a growth of 1.4% compared to 2019), while the value of imports rose to €122.2 billion (a growth of 0.5%). The resulting […]


Short-term outlook: favourable prospects for EU agricultural sectors

The first 2021 edition of the short-term outlook for EU agricultural markets concludes that the EU agricultural sector showed resilience throughout the Covid-19 crisis. The sector did […]


Questions and answers: actions to boost organic production

Agriculture is at the heart of the European Green Deal and has an essential role to play in the transition towards a more sustainable food system. Organic farmers are the pioneers […]


Pacto Ecológico Europeu: Comissão apresenta ações para estimular a produção biológica

A Comissão apresentou hoje um Plano de Ação para o desenvolvimento da produção biológica. O objetivo geral deste plano é estimular a produção e o consumo de produtos biológicos […]


Veterinary drug residues: compliance still high

Data on the presence of residues of veterinary medicines and contaminants in animals and animal-derived food show high rates of compliance with safety levels set by the European […]


38% of the EU is covered with forests

Today is the International Day of Forests, which is celebrated every year on 21 March to raise awareness of the importance of forests of all types. […]


Long-term vision for rural areas: Europeans share their views on rural areas

Improved infrastructure, especially in terms of public transport, is among the most pressing needs for rural areas. Farming is seen as the sector contributing the most to rural areas. […]


Females in the field: more women managing farms across Europe

The number of women in farming has been slowly increasing in recent years. The most recent data […]


Commission publishes study on information measures under the common agricultural policy

The information policy on the common agricultural policy (CAP) was successful in improving understanding and perceptions of the policy […]


African swine fever: devising an ‘exit strategy’ for affected countries

EFSA has devised surveillance strategies that will help countries affected by African swine fever (ASF) to determine  when the virus has stopped […]


Commission publishes study on geographical indications (GI) and traditional specialities guaranteed (TSG) protected in the EU

The EU framework on geographical indications (GIs) and traditional specialities guaranteed (TSGs) is effective in reaching its objectives and provides a clear EU added value. The GI and TSG schemes are […]


European Commission seeks feedback on future plan to ensure food supply and food security in times of crisis

Today, the European Commission launched a targeted consultation on a contingency plan to ensure food supply and food security across the EU in times of crisis. This consultation aims at gathering […]


EU-China agreement protecting geographical indications enters into force

Today the EU-China bilateral agreement, protecting geographical indications (GIs) in China and Europe entered into force. The agreement protects around 200 iconic European and Chinese agri-food names […]


Avian influenza: 25 EU/EEA countries affected, latest report shows

Around 1,000 detections of highly pathogenic avian influenza (HPAI) were reported in 25 EU/EEA countries and the UK between 8 December 2020 and 23 February 2021, according to the latest overview of […]

Notícias mercados

Stable EU agri-food trade continues throughout January-November 2020

From January to November 2020, the value of EU27 agri-food exports totalled €168.5 billion (a rise of 0.9% compared to the same period in 2019), while the value of imports increased to €112.3 billion (a rise […]


Publication of the evaluation study on the CAP’s impact on knowledge exchange and advisory activities

Common agricultural policy (CAP) measures are generally effective, efficient, relevant, coherent and add value with regard to knowledge exchange and fostering advisory activities and innovation in the […]