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    Phil Hogan - European Commission

    01 Dec 2014 -
    Loi / Wetstraat 200 1049 Brussels Belgium Press contact Media enquiries should be directed to the . Responsibilities Ensuring that EU agricultural and rural development policies promote growth, investment and new jobs. Reviewing the effectiveness of EU spending on agriculture and rural development. Identifying how European agriculture can be more energy efficient and can lower its carbon dioxide emissions.
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    Cecilia Malmström's team - European Commission

    23 Oct 2014 -
    and GIs Intellectual property, including counterfeiting and origin markings Procurement Geographic Attributions China, Taiwan Latin America Mercosur Relations with Spain, Portugal, Italy Collegiality GRI Foreign Policy & Security Policy Humanitarian Aid & Crisis Management Agriculture & Rural Development Relations with Council, preparations Eur. Council Member Christian Burgsmüller Thematic Attributions
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    My weekly update - European Commission

    17 Mar 2015 -
    On Thursday afternoon we visited Suinprod Radic, dry fodder processing unit and pig farm in Arges County, co-financed by the EU Rural Development Programme. This site is the perfect example of the second pillar of CAP supporting local development in rural communities and the economic opportunities for agriculture within the EU member states. I am very optimistic that EU funding opportunities can help
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    My weekly update - European Commission

    06 Feb 2015 -
    farm owned by Nicolas Braibant in Corroy-le-Grand, in Wallonia and a pig farm belonged to Mr De Baerdeaeker in Asse, in Flanders. As Commissioner for Agriculture it is important for me to get out and about to meet farmers and hear their views. On Tuesday I gave the to the Food Innovation Summit. Innovation Innovation is a key priority in my mandate as Commissioner for Agriculture and Rural Development.
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    My weekly update - European Commission

    30 Jan 2015 -
    across Europe and answer their questions at the CAP Communications conference. And that afternoon I was proud to present awards to recipients from Austria, Denmark and Spain.                   This past Monday saw the third meeting of the Council of Ministers for Agriculture and Rural development since I took office and the first of the new Latvian Presidency. On the occasion of Latvia's first
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    My weekly update - European Commission

    21 Nov 2014 -
    and Innovation Summit took place at the European Parliament on Monday and I was invited to give a keynote speech by the Chairman, Lambert Van Nistelrooij MEP. Innovation in agriculture is a key priority in my mandate as Commissioner for Agriculture and Rural Development so I was more than happy to attend. I believe Innovation is the key to sustainable rural development and part of this is encouraging
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    My weekly update - European Commission

    23 Jan 2015 -
    from around the world, this week I focused on planning for the busy time ahead.  I used the time in Brussels to have a series of meetings with my officials in the Directorate General of Agriculture and Rural Development to prepare for the challenges of the coming months. As Latvia holds the Presidency of the Council this year, it was a pleasure for me to catch up with the Latvian Minister for Agriculture,
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    My weekly update - European Commission

    12 Dec 2014 -
    of Irish Farmers Association, including President Eddie Downey  We had a frank and fair discussion on milk, rural development and fairness in the food. Today I made my first appearance in the European Commission press room to present a on the approval of the first three Rural Development Programmes (Denmark, Poland and Austria)  Rural Development is part of the Growth, Jobs and Investment priority
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    ACP - multi-country cooperation - Sustainable agriculture - Eur...

    29 Mar 2015 -
    agriculture Region COUNTRIES ACP - multi-country cooperation - Sustainable agriculture Rural development and agriculture are essential to eradicating poverty and achieving the Millennium Development Goals (MDGs) in African, Caribbean and Pacific (ACP) countries. The EU supports various initiatives in the field of sustainable agriculture with a view to reducing poverty, increasing food security and protecting
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    ACP - multi-country cooperation - Sustainable agriculture - Eur...

    28 Mar 2015 -
    agriculture Region COUNTRIES ACP - multi-country cooperation - Sustainable agriculture Rural development and agriculture are essential to eradicating poverty and achieving the Millennium Development Goals (MDGs) in African, Caribbean and Pacific (ACP) countries. The EU supports various initiatives in the field of sustainable agriculture with a view to reducing poverty, increasing food security and protecting