Food Prices & EU Subsidies

The debate over agricultural support is hotting up. UK Environment Secretary Caroline Spelman has called for a “fundamental” rethink of the EU’s Common Agricultural Policy. The commission’s options for the CAP will be discussed by the 27 EU member states before new legislation is presented in mid-2011.
Spelman urges EU farm subsidies rethink, BBC News, Jan 2011
EU plans big farm budget changes, BBC News, Nov 2010
Q&A: Reform of EU farm policy, BBC News, Nov 2010

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