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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 1599 proposals for legislative or other legal instruments of this Directorate-General in negotiations with the Council and the European Parliament.
Date Title
15.12.2016  Implementation of the scheme of specific measures for agriculture in favour of the smaller Aegean islands (SAI).
Report com(2016)796
 
15.12.2016  Implementation of the scheme of specific measures for agriculture in favour of the outermost regions of the Union (POSEI).
Report com(2016)797
 
08.12.2016  EAGF expenditure Early Warning System No 11-12/2016.
Report com(2016)807
 
07.12.2016  Implementation of the measures concerning the apiculture sector of Regulation 1308/2013 establishing a common organisation of the markets in agricultural products.
Report com(2016)776
 
05.12.2016  Conclusion of the Agreement with Chile on trade in organic products.
Decision com(2016)771
 

2.

Legislation currently being implemented

There are 582 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
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
 
10.06.2016  Amendment of regulation 1370/2013 as regards the applicable quantitative limitation for buying-in skimmed milk powder.
Regulation com(2016)384
 

3.

Legislation in force

There are at least 1486 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