09 Dec 2016
AGENDA AGRICULTURE-FISHERIES COUNCIL 12-13 DECEMBERBrussels Daily
Agriculture and Fisheries Council, 12-13/12/2016
Ministers will meet in Brussels to discuss both fisheries and agriculture issues.
On 12 December they will have the first exchange of views on the 2017 fishing opportunitiesfor the main stocks in Union waters and certain non-Union waters, as well as the 2017 catch limits in the Black Sea.
The Council will also deal with agriculture and climate change and may adopt conclusions on strengthening farmers’ position in the supply chain and tackling unfair trading practices. Organic production is also on the agenda.
On 13 December the Council is due to agree on the above-mentioned fisheries items and discuss plant breeders’ rights and plant health.