Ministry of Agriculture

Latvia obtains a promise from the European Commission on support measures for fishermen after introduction of the ban on cod fishing

On October 14, after long discussions, shortly after midnight, the EU Council of Ministers for Agriculture and Fisheries, in Luxembourg, adopted the Regulation on fishing opportunities in the Baltic...

Published: 16.10.2019

Catch quotas for 2020 in the Baltic Sea and Gulf of Riga

On October 14 and 15, Jānis Grasbergs, the Parliamentary Secretary of the Ministry of Agriculture, will participate in the EU Council of Ministers for Agriculture and Fisheries in Luxemburg, where...

Published: 11.10.2019

Kaspars Gerhards: “EU environmental and climate requirements must be commensurate to the support funding for farmers to fulfill these requirements”

Kaspars Gerhards: “EU environmental and climate requirements must be commensurate to the support funding for farmers to fulfill these requirements”

Tuesday, September 24, Kaspars Gerhards, the Minister for Agriculture participated in an informal meeting of the European Union Ministers for Agriculture and Fisheries in Helsinki, hosted by the...

Published: 26.09.2019

Kaspars Gerhards, the Minister: „It is essential to motivate farmers to implement climate measures by offering effective solutions in cost terms”

Tuesday, September 24, Kaspars Gerhards, the Minister for Agriculture, will participate in an informal meeting of the European Union Ministers for Agriculture and Fisheries in Helsinki, hosted by the...

Published: 20.09.2019

Ministers for Agriculture of the Baltic States and Poland have signed a joint cooperation declaration

Ministers for Agriculture of the Baltic States and Poland have signed a joint cooperation declaration

DECLARATION   On September 5, 2019, Kaspars Gerhards, the Minister for Agriculture, in Warsaw, met Jan Krzysztof Ardanowski, the Polish Minister for Agriculture and Rural development, Mart Jarvik,...

Published: 06.09.2019