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Caring for the planet starts from the ground

CATHERINE BOWYER, 05 DEC 2017

If caring for the planet starts from the ground, then caring for the planet starts with farmers and foresters and all others who manage and use Europe’s soils.

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IEEP Reaction: CAP Communication Launch

DAVID BALDOCK, KALEY HART, 29 NOV 2017

The European Commission launched its long expected Communication on ‘the Future of Food and Farming’ on 29 November. Here's IEEP's initial reaction.

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Environment and climate issues should remain high on the agenda for the CAP post 2020

KALEY HART, DAVID BALDOCK, 01 SEP 2017

The results of the Commission’s recent public consultation on the future of the CAP have reinforced the message that the CAP must do more to deliver for the environment and climate.

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Climate mitigation in agriculture is necessary, achievable and can benefit the sector in the process

ANNE MARéCHAL, BEN ALLEN, KALEY HART, 21 AUG 2017

The agriculture sector has great potential to reduce its GHG emissions in a cost-effective way, with limited or no production impacts, as well as gain efficiency and deliver environmental benefits in the process. However, to play and enhanced role in delivering the EU’s climate objectives requires commitment from both Member States and the agricultural sector.

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Caring for the planet starts from the ground

If caring for the planet starts from the ground, then caring for the planet starts with farmers and foresters and all others... Read in full

Environment and climate issues should remain high on the agenda for the CAP post 2020

The results of the Commission’s recent public consultation on the future of the CAP have reinforced the message that the CAP must... Read in full

Out of the box thinking on the CAP

RISE Foundation project outlines new thinking on the further modernisation of the CAP Read in full

Rural Development back on the agenda at Cork

David Baldock sets out his view on the Cork 2 conference which he and others at IEEP attended and about what this... Read in full

Climate mitigation in agriculture is necessary, achievable and can benefit the sector in the process

The agriculture sector has great potential to reduce its GHG emissions in a cost-effective way, with limited or no production impacts, as... Read in full