AGENDA AGRICULTURE COUNCIL – 27/28 JUNE

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AGENDA AGRICULTURE COUNCIL - 27/28 JUNE
26 Jun 2016

AGENDA AGRICULTURE COUNCIL – 27/28 JUNE

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Agriculture and Fisheries Council Agenda highlights below.

Agriculture

The Council will have an exchange of views on the market situation and the market support measures currently in place. The discussion will focus on the assessment of these measures and the opportunity of further actions at EU level, particularly in light of the existing financial constraints.

Ministers will then take note of a state of play report on the proposed regulation on organic production and labelling of organic products.

Fisheries

The Commission will present to the Council its communication on a consultation on fishing opportunities for 2017. The communication sets out the criteria to establish Total Allowable Catches (TACs).

Ministers should also reach a general approach on a proposed regulation on the sustainable management of external fishing fleets. The latter aims to modernise the management of authorisations granted to EU vessels to fish outside EU waters, and of authorisations granted to third country fishing vessels to operate in EU waters.

Conclusions

The Council is expected to adopt conclusions on:

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