January 2010

Co-Financing of Public Goods

VALENTIN ZAHRNT , 28 JAN 2010

Many argue that we should first agree on the objectives of the future CAP, then select the most suitable policy instruments, and talk about financing only at the very end. This contribution submits four theses on co-financing, asking ‘how strong is the European interest, and how can CAP contributions to agricultural subsidies be adapted to it’?

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Landowners and Conservationists Join Forces in Vision for the CAP

JENNA HEGARTY , 27 JAN 2010

The CLA and RSPB today (Wednesday, 27 January) launch their joint vision for the Common Agricultural Policy (CAP).

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NEW LITERACY - food energy education (FE)

MARIO MOLINARI, DIRECTOR AT NEW LITERACY PUBLISHING , 21 JAN 2010

A new publication makes the link between food, energy and education.

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Pressures on Prime Agricultural Land in Europe

SIMONE VERZANDVOORT, 08 JAN 2010

Is there a need to protect prime agricultural land in Europe? A new note published by Alterra discusses the pressures currently facing agricultural land in Europe.

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