To mark the day CELCAA, Copa-Cogeca, EuroCommerce, FEFAC and FoodDrinkEurope are reiterating their commitment to delivering safe food to consumers all around the globe. The strategy, first announced 11 December 2019, strives to create ‘sustainable food along the whole value chain’. Farm to Fork Strategy but for the entire European Green Deal before taking any political or regulatory decision. from Farm to Fork AZEVEDO Daniel Copa-Cogeca Belgium BAADER Peter European Commission Belgium BABALOVA Nora Embassy of India, Brussels Slovakia BACQUET Joel European Commission France BALDRIGHI Pietro Alleanza delle Cooperative Italiane Italy BALKHAUSEN Oliver ADM Germany BALOGH Attila European Commission "So, in that context, the biodiversity and the farm to fork strategies are a central element of the EU recovery plan." Assembly in 2018. Howeverthe union , questioned, among other issues, how the cuts planned in agricultural Madrid, Apr 7 (EFECOM) .- The association of European farmers COPA-COGECA has “reluctantly” supported the delay in the implementation of the “Farm to Fork” (F2F) strategy of the European Union (EU) after the enormous pressure that the coronavirus crisis is having on the European agricultural sector, but that “temporary parenthesis” has also received strong criticism.
... “Farm to fork” strategy, making it palatable to farmers. COGECA … European farming association Copa Cogeca has said fruit and vegetable growers need exceptional measures.
... COPA-COGECA (EU association of farmers and agri-cooperatives). Copa is doubling down on the need to maintain the current food provisioning system, claiming that the targets in Farm to Fork, for reduced fertilizer, pesticide and antibiotic use, “are likely to have far-reaching consequences for the volumes of food being produced in the EU and therefore the Union’s food security”. Broader agriculture interest group COPA-COGECA went further, saying the Farm to Fork strategy does not contain sufficient measures to support farmers during crises such as COVID-19. flagship vision on the European Green Deal - the Farm to Fork Strategy. No other sector can Copa - Cogeca |European Farmers European Agri-Cooperatives 61, Rue de Trèves | B - 1040 Bruxelles | www.copa-cogeca.eu SAFE FOOD FOR CONSUMERS FARMFARM from to Publication released with the support of COPA COGECA FORK Rue de Trèves 61 1040 Brussels, Belgium [email protected] www.copa-cogeca.eu FoodDrinkEurope Avenue des Nerviens 9-31 1040 Brussels, Belgium [email protected] www.fooddrinkeurope.eu EuroCommerce Avenue des Nerviens 85 1040 Brussels, Belgium that was announced in the Farm to Fork Strategy. 03.31.2020. Pekka Pesonen is Secretary General of COPA-COGECA, an agricultural lobby representing 77 national farm organizations in Europe. The Farm to Fork strategy is the flagship agri-food element of the EU Green Deal. Louise Kelleher walks us through the reactions. Farmers association COPA-COGECA has backed the further postponement and debut of the Farm to Fork (F2F) strategy, due to mounting pressures faced by farmers over the COVID-19 outbreak, but this stance has been heavily criticised. European farming association Copa Cogeca has said fruit and vegetable growers need exceptional measures. Since then, it has been enlarged by almost six and now has 35 full members and 4 affiliated members from the EU. As far as we are aware of, the approach considered by the Commission suggests that we stop the promotion of meat products, stop stimulating their production … The European Commission has unveiled its much anticipated Farm to Fork strategy, and stuck to its guns with relatively ambitious new targets for agriculture. Despite the two-month delay, COPA-COGECA has argued the May 20 Farm to Fork release was too early to take the full impact of COVID-19 into account. According to the Commission, it will outline key deliverables required to …