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Directorate-General for Agriculture and Rural Development (AGRI)

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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).

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 1167 proposals for legislative or other legal instruments of this Directorate-General in negotiations with the Council and the European Parliament.
Date Title
31.03.2017  EU position in the International Grains Council with respect to the extension of the Grains Trade Convention, 1995.
Decision com(2017)154
 
30.03.2017  Fixing of the adjustment rate provided for in Regulation (EU) No 1306/2013 for direct payments in respect of the calendar year 2017 (Common Agricultural Policy).
Regulation com(2017)150
 
29.03.2017  Implementation of the ecological focus area obligation under the green direct payment scheme.
Report com(2017)152
 
29.03.2017  EC staff document to the report on implementation of the ecological focus area obligation under the direct payment scheme.
swd(2017)121
 
22.03.2017  EAGF expenditure Early Warning System No 1-3/2017.
Report com(2017)156
 

2.

Legislation currently being implemented

There are 583 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
10.10.2016  Signing of the Agreement with Chile on trade in organic products.
Decision com(2016)648
 
06.10.2016  Amendment of Regulation (EU) No 1370/2013 determining measures on fixing certain aids and refunds related to the common organisation of the markets in agricultural ...
Regulation com(2016)653
 
09.09.2016  Signing of an agreement with Iceland concerning additional trade preferences in agricultural products.
Decision com(2016)564
 
24.08.2016  Signing of an agreement with Iceland on the protection of geographical indications for agricultural products and foodstuffs.
Decision com(2016)524
 
28.06.2016  Signing and provisional application of the International Agreement on Olive Oil and Table Olives, 2015.
Decision com(2016)426
 

3.

Legislation in force

There are at least 1925 laws or other legal instruments in force that have been previously proposed by this Directorate-General.
Date Title
14.09.2016  EU position with regard to certain resolutions to be voted in the framework of the International Organisation for Vine and Wine (OIV).
Decision com(2016)579
 
04.06.2015  EU position with regard to certain resolutions to be voted in the framework of the International Organisation for Vine and Wine (OIV).
Decision com(2015)280
 
12.02.2015  EU position within the International Sugar Council as regards the extension of the International Sugar Agreement 1992.
Decision com(2015)53
 
12.02.2015  EU position within the International Grains Council with respect to the extension of the Grains Trade Convention 1995.
Decision com(2015)52
 
07.11.2014  EU position within the Council of Members of the International Olive Council concerning the accession of new Members.
Decision com(2014)690