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Directorate-General for Agriculture and Rural Development (AGRI)

Source: Europa Nu.

This Directorate-General is responsible for the implementation of the agricultural and rural development policies of the Commission. The DG deals with all aspects of the common agricultural policy (CAP) i.

The main tasks of the DG are:

  • to ensure the competitiveness of the European agricultural sector without the use of overly high subsidies
  • environment, animal welfare, security and quality of products
  • preserving landscapes and developing rural areas
  • promotion of the European agricultural sector
  • promote and implement clear, transparent and solid financial policy
 

1.

Legislative proposals in negotiation

There are 1256 proposals for legislative or other legal instruments of this Directorate-General in negotiations with the Council and the European Parliament.
Date Title
18.12.2020  Recommendations to the Member States as regards their strategic plan for the Common Agricultural Policy.
com(2020)846
 
20.11.2020  EAGF expenditure Early Warning System No 7-10/2020.
Report com(2020)771
 
12.11.2020  Authorisation of the opening of negotiations on an agreement with Mongolia on geographical indications.
com(2020)697
 
18.09.2020  EU position in the International Organisation for Vine and Wine (OIV).
Decision com(2020)570
 
02.09.2020  13th financial report from the Commission to the European Parliament and the council on the European agricultural guarantee fund 2019 financial year.
Report com(2020)475
 

2.

Legislation currently being implemented

There are 381 laws or other legal instruments of the Council and the European Parliament, previously proposed by this Directorate-General, which are currently being implemented by the member states.
Date Title
30.10.2020  EU position in the International Sugar Council concerning the accession of the United Kingdom to the International Sugar Agreement, 1992.
Decision com(2020)671
 
17.09.2020  EU position in the Council of Members of the IOC with respect to the accession of Uzbekistan to the International Agreement on Olive Oil and Table Olives, 2015.
Decision com(2020)495
 
04.09.2020  Amendment of Regulation (EU) 2018/848 on organic production as regards its date of application and certain other dates referred to in that Regulation.
Regulation com(2020)483
 
04.08.2020  EU position in the International Grains Council concerning the accession of the United Kingdom to the Grains Trade Convention, 1995.
Decision com(2020)353
 
27.05.2020  Conclusion of the Agreement with the government of China on cooperation on, and protection of, geographical indications.
Decision com(2020)213
 

3.

Legislation in force

There are at least 1919 laws or other legal instruments in force that have been previously proposed by this Directorate-General.
Date Title
10.11.2020  EU position in the WTO on the adoption of a decision exempting certain purchases of foodstuffs from application of export prohibitions/restrictions.
Decision com(2020)729
 
31.10.2019  Transitional provisions for the support by the European Agricultural Fund for Rural Development (EAFRD) and by the European Agricultural Guarantee Fund (EAGF) in the ...
Regulation com(2019)581
 
09.11.2017  Authorisation of the opening of negotiations to amend the International Sugar Agreement, 1992.
Recommendation com(2017)656
 
02.10.2017  Authorisation of the European Commission to negotiate an Agreement with the CARIFORUM States to protect geographic indications.
Recommendation com(2017)557
 
29.08.2017  EU position in the International Organisation for Vine and Wine.
Decision com(2017)457