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Farm Europe is a think tank that aims to stimulate thinking on rural economies in the European Union. The think tank focuses on all policy areas that impact on rural business with a strong emphasis on agriculture and food policies, particularly the Common Agricultural Policy (CAP), but also food standards, the food chain, environment, energy and trade issues.

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The taxonomy draft delegated act – one sentence must go

For those who are not familiar with the Taxonomy Regulation, it aims at “launching an ambitious and comprehensive strategy for sustainable finance with the aim of redirecting capital flows […]

Artigos internacionais

EU Rural Incomes and Biofuels

March 2021
This paper aims to cast a light on the nexus between the profitability of rural livelihoods and biofuels within the EU. […]


The Commission 2021 promotion policy is surprisingly flawed

The EU agri-food promotion policy is a very important tool to expand sales and increase penetration in international markets. […]


The Benefits of EU sourced biofuels

The Green Energy Platform, launched in the summer of 2017, brings together the players in the agricultural sector that see European agriculture not only as a source for food and feedstocks […]



The Commission has just published a Communication on the EU Trade Policy Review.
The fundamental approach to trade issues is kept unchanged. […]

Notícias mercados

What is in the Brexit final act for the EU agriculture

The negotiation of a post- Brexit Trade Agreement with the UK has finally been concluded at the eleventh hour, after years of up and downs. Farm Europe has from the outset closely analysed the consequences of Brexit, and raised the […]



While everyone has been getting ready for the end of the year festivities, it is worth mentioning that the US’s Congress has just passed last week its $900 billion COVID-19 relief package. […]


Wine sector: the crisis and a strategy for the future

Today, 2 December 2020, French, Italian and Spanish wine cooperatives have organized a public debate together with the European Think Tank Farm Europe on the future of wine sector. […]


Green Deal & CAP: FE analysis of ComAgri report

1st December 2020
The Common Agricultural Policy (CAP) and the Green Deal (GD) are two of the main flagship European policies that define the current state of play of the institutions. […]


EAT EUROPE – Nutrition: between labelling and public health

Public health issues concern people and States. The former is often exposed to an unbalanced and lacking information system, whereas the latter have been trying to fight against spread health […]


Farm to Fork and Biodiversity strategies – The Commission should come out clean on the real impact

The Commission proposals on the Farm to Fork and Biodiversity Strategies have been released without any impact assessment – on the agriculture production, on prices, on the trade balance, on […]


European Commission recognises value of EU biofuels – time has come to justify policy position, or correct it

The European Commission recently published its Renewable Energy Progress Report[1] in which it highlights the positive contribution of domestically sourced biofuels in reducing GHG emissions. […]


The Commission re-writes history and ignores legitimacy

In a Fact-Sheet published this week “Working with Parliament and Council to make the CAP reform fit for the European Green Deal” the Commission tries to re-write the history of the latest […]


Farm Europe’s Position on imported deforestation

The European Parliament has approved a Resolution asking the Commission to propose binding measures against imported deforestation. […]


Common Agricultural Policy Reform: European Parliament hands over the “C” of the CAP and votes in favour of a triple-performance agricultural policy with reaffirmed EU ambitions

During the plenary session of October 20th, 21st, and 22nd, the European Parliament defined the architecture and the main lines of CAP reform it intends to see implemented from 2023 onwards […]

UE - Organizações

Mobilizing the European Agricultural Recovery Fund for an accelerated transition towards a double-performance European agriculture

Precision agriculture provides farmers and livestock farmers with solutions adapted to their context. Data from sensors, cameras, satellites and meteorological stations are processed by […]

UE - Organizações

A renewed trade policy for a stronger Europe

Consultation process
The trade policy review process will be based on broad consultations with stakeholders, including through public debates undertaken across the EU Member States and through written submissions. […]

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CAP Budget 2021-2027 : In response to the crisis, meet more challenges with less budget

Loss of 40 billion in constant euros, Maintained in current euros,Less for the recovery, 40% of the budget to be oriented on climate & […]


The European Recovery Plan: How it should be designed to better support

The European Commission has presented an ambitious European Recovery Plan and a new Multi-Annual Financial Framework for the 2021-27 period. […]