6 - EU honey problems, Farm-to-Fork, EFSA interview

Episode 6 February 20, 2020 00:06:05
6 - EU honey problems, Farm-to-Fork, EFSA interview
Agrifood Brief
6 - EU honey problems, Farm-to-Fork, EFSA interview
/

Show Notes

This week: The director of EFSA tells EURACTIV about the challenges of regulating innovation, EU honey producers call for an action plan to save the sector, EU Health Commissioner speaks at the Environment Committee about the new Farm-to-Fork strategy 

Other Episodes

Episode 36

June 18, 2021 00:31:45
Episode Cover

36 - Controversial guests, EU-US truce & pesticide ban

This week, EURACTIV discusses the controversy around the fact that EU farmers association COPA-COGECA was invited to this week's informal AGRIFISH Council, we explore the EU-US trade truce and what this means for the agrifood sector, and we speak with journalist and campaigner Georgina Downs about a recent referendum in Switzerland on a ban of the use of synthetic pesticides and the UK's upcoming environment bill, which may also restrict their use.  ...

Listen

Episode 14

April 09, 2020 00:07:23
Episode Cover

14 - F2F postponement debate, CAP negotiations, EFSA report

Due to pressure caused by the COVID-19 outbreak, farmers association COPA-COGECA has backed the further postponement of the Farm to Fork strategy, but this stance has been heavily criticised, agriculture sherpas rubber-stamped a partial negotiating mandate to discuss with MEPs the transition period for EU farming subsidies and we take a look at EFSA's annual report on pesticide residues found in food in the EU. ...

Listen

Episode 1

September 03, 2020 00:16:15
Episode Cover

1 - Agrifood Brief: Back to School

Welcome back to EURACTIV's agrifood podcast, with your hosts Gerardo Fortuna and Natasha Foote. In this episode, we catch you up on all that you might have missed over the holiday period, offer the latest EU news from this week and also a look-ahead for the most important policy developments coming up in the Autumn. This week also features two special guests, FAO chief economist Maximo Torero and Aurélie Catallo from the campaign organisation Pour Une Autre PAC.  ...

Listen