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Kaspars Gerhards, the Minister for Agriculture: The requirements proposed by the European Commission must not reduce competitiveness of Latvian farmers

“According to the existing conditions, farmers are daily meeting a sizeable totality of compulsory requirements. Introduction of new requirements will entail higher costs.

Published: 22.07.2019

K.Gerhards, the Minister for Agriculture: The environmental requirements in agriculture must comply with CAP funding

On Monday, July 15, Kaspars Gerhards, the Minister for Agriculture, will participate in the EU Council of Ministers for Agriculture and Fisheries in Brussels, in the ongoing discussion of Ministers...

Published: 22.07.2019

Kaspars Gerhards, the Minister for Agriculture: Catch quotas and policy reforms should not affect the development of fisheries

On June 18 and 19, Kaspars Gerhards, the Minister for Agriculture will participate in the EU Council of Ministers for Agriculture and Fisheries in Luxembourg, where Member States will start...

Published: 17.06.2019

Kaspars Gerhards, the Minister for Agriculture, in his interview to the portal “Politico” points out the unfair EU support to farmers of the Baltic States

In the beginning of June, Kaspars Gerhards, the Minister for Agriculture, while participating in the informal Council of Ministers for Agriculture and Fishery in Bucharest (Romania), in his interview...

Published: 06.06.2019

Kaspars Gerhards: Development of bioeconomics requires an appropriate EU funding

From June 2 to June 4, Kaspars Gerhards, the Minister for Agriculture, while on a working visit to Bucharest (Romania), will participate in an informal Council of the EU Ministers for Agriculture and...

Published: 03.06.2019