13 Jul 2018
AGENDA AGRICULTURE COUNCIL -16 JULYBrussels
The Austrian presidency will present to the Council its priorities and work programme for the second half of 2018 in the field of agriculture and fisheries.
Ministers will then discuss the post 2020 CAP reform package, focusing in particular on simplification and subsidiarity. There are three legislative proposals on the table:
- a regulation on the CAP strategic plans
- a regulation single common market organisation (CMO)
- a horizontal regulation on financing, managing and monitoring the CAP
These proposals give shape to the ideas for the future of the CAP, as outlined in the Communication on the Future of Food and Farming.
The Council will also be informed about drought in Poland.