Animal protein is particularly important in developing countries where undernutrition is high, but widespread access to affordable and safe meat, fish, milk and eggs in Europe has also contributed to our nutrition security – and our freedom to choose a diverse diet.
Free-roaming cows in Poland, whose intended slaughter had sparked a national outcry, have secured a last-minute reprieve.
One of the biggest issues for rural voters in the European Union elections is the future of the Common Agriculture Policy. The Commission has proposed a significant cut in farm spending to use scarce financial resources to tackle new challenges like security.
Farmers in the Baltic states are paid the least in farming subsidies, despite needing the most financial support. It's time the EU acted and redressed the inbalance between the richer member states and those in most need of the EU's help.
New EU rules on antibiotics use in herds are designed to make it a level playing field for all farmers - not just those in Europe.
EU agriculture ministers flocked to an informal meeting in Sofia earlier this week where they talked about modernising and simplifying the Common Agricultural Policy. But their proposals have left a sour taste in some people's mouths.
3.8 per cent reduction is not a "massacre", says EU Commission President Juncker
If the UK switches to sustainable fishing, it could increase its catch by almost 30% over the next decade, according to new research.
EU Budget Commissioner Günther Oettinger presented some of the proposals for the future long-term budget.
Farmers blame wolves for livestock deaths and want more hunting rights
Three-quarters of the honey produced around the world contains nerve agent pesticides that can harm bees and pose a potential health hazard to humans.
Despite criticism, the industrial-agriculture sector has taken virtually no steps to improve quality and sustainability or promote social justice
MEPs on Wednesday rejected a draft law that would have allowed countries to ban certain GM food and animal feed even if the produce was authorized by
French farmers are committing suicide on an almost daily basis, largely due to financial pressures arising from a crisis in agriculture. The problem
The European Union will address the problem of falling milk and pork prices at an extraordinary meeting of the EU Agriculture Council on September 7
Farmers have put the spotlight on meat prices in France over the past week by blockading roads and supermarkets and stopping imports at the
Until March 2, the exhibition centre at Porte de Versailles in Paris is hosting the 51st edition of the International Agricultural Show, an important
The nose. It belongs to Karine Vinchon-Spehner, one of the great French perfume creators, a real artist in the fragile world of fragrances. Her
Farm subsidies represent the largest slice of the EU’s proposed budget for 2014 -2020. Negotiations are at a critical stage on revamping the Common
Alex Taylor, Euronews presenter: “What are we going to eat tomorrow? To what extent should the EU take a close look at what is on our plates