EU AGRICULTURAL OUTLOOK CONFERENCE 06-07 DECEMBER

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EU AGRICULTURAL OUTLOOK CONFERENCE 06-07 DECEMBER
07 Dec 2016

EU AGRICULTURAL OUTLOOK CONFERENCE 06-07 DECEMBER

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Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker to open EU Agricultural Outlook Conference

Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker will tomorrow (6 December) open this year’s EU Agricultural Outlook Conference in Brussels, sharing the opening platform with EU Agriculture Commissioner Phil Hogan.    The two-day event – see conference programme – is expected to see discussion about the state of EU agriculture and the global challenges which lie ahead, like the environment and climate change.  See The EU agricultural outlook for dairy with panelist Rowena Dwyer.

Tomorrow (December 6), the more political day, there will also be a number of high-level panel discussions including participation by  the EU Commissioners for Climate Action & Energy Miguel Arias Cañete, and for Environment, Maritime Affairs and Fisheries Karmenu Vella.

On Wednesday (December 7), the focus will be on the DG AGRI / JRC annual outlook report on EU dairy, meat and arable crop markets for the next ten years, which will be published to coincide with the event.

The conference will be webstreamed live on Tuesday 6 December on Wednesday 7 December.

DAY 2 – 07 December

SESSION 5 – The EU agricultural outlook Context and consequences for income

SESSION 6 – The EU agricultural outlook for arable crops and biofuels

DAY I – 06 December

SESSION 1 – Opening session

SESSION 2 – EU agriculture and climate change post Paris agreement

SESSION 3 – Sustainable agriculture in a resource-constraint world

SESSION 4 – Structural evolution of the EU farm sector

 

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