Innovation in agriculture – EURACTIV.com https://www.euractiv.com EU news and policy debates across languages Wed, 23 May 2018 09:38:17 +0000 en-GB hourly 1 https://wordpress.org/?v=4.9.5 https://www.euractiv.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/2/2017/02/ea_favicon_16x16.png Innovation in agriculture – EURACTIV.com https://www.euractiv.com 32 32 EU farming community divided over new plant breeding techniques https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/news/eu-farming-community-divided-over-new-plant-breeding-techniques/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/news/eu-farming-community-divided-over-new-plant-breeding-techniques/#respond Fri, 18 May 2018 15:23:57 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1239259 https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/news/eu-farming-community-divided-over-new-plant-breeding-techniques/feed/ 0 The EU needs to speak up to avoid ‘backdoor’ GMOs on our plates https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/opinion/the-eu-needs-to-speak-up-to-avoid-backdoor-gmos-on-our-plates/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/opinion/the-eu-needs-to-speak-up-to-avoid-backdoor-gmos-on-our-plates/#respond Wed, 16 May 2018 05:29:52 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=opinion&p=1237887 https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/opinion/the-eu-needs-to-speak-up-to-avoid-backdoor-gmos-on-our-plates/feed/ 0 EU seeds industry: No sense to label products from new breeding techniques https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/news/eu-seeds-industry-no-sense-to-label-products-from-new-breeding-techniques/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/news/eu-seeds-industry-no-sense-to-label-products-from-new-breeding-techniques/#respond Mon, 14 May 2018 10:53:22 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1237334 https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/news/eu-seeds-industry-no-sense-to-label-products-from-new-breeding-techniques/feed/ 0 MEP De Castro: New plant breeding techniques will ensure food quality and quantity https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/news/sr-fri-mep-de-castro-new-plant-breeding-techniques-will-ensure-food-quality-and-quantity/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/news/sr-fri-mep-de-castro-new-plant-breeding-techniques-will-ensure-food-quality-and-quantity/#respond Fri, 11 May 2018 04:10:56 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1236467 https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/news/sr-fri-mep-de-castro-new-plant-breeding-techniques-will-ensure-food-quality-and-quantity/feed/ 0 New plant breeding techniques concern law interpretation, Commission says https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/news/new-plant-breeding-techniques-concern-law-interpretation-commission-says/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/news/new-plant-breeding-techniques-concern-law-interpretation-commission-says/#respond Wed, 09 May 2018 04:10:11 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1236219 https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/news/new-plant-breeding-techniques-concern-law-interpretation-commission-says/feed/ 0 Do new plant breeding techniques have a future in Europe? https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/special_report/do-new-plant-breeding-techniques-have-a-future-in-europe/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/special_report/do-new-plant-breeding-techniques-have-a-future-in-europe/#comments Wed, 09 May 2018 04:08:05 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=special_report&p=1236268 https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/special_report/do-new-plant-breeding-techniques-have-a-future-in-europe/feed/ 1 Tackling ammonia emissions from agriculture https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/special_report/how-can-we-tackle-ammonia-emissions-from-agriculture/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/special_report/how-can-we-tackle-ammonia-emissions-from-agriculture/#respond Tue, 24 Apr 2018 04:19:00 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=special_report&p=1231734 https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/special_report/how-can-we-tackle-ammonia-emissions-from-agriculture/feed/ 0 Hogan: 3 reasons EU farmers should take the risk and invest in agriculture https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/news/hogan-3-reasons-eu-farmers-should-take-the-risk-and-invest-in-agriculture/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/news/hogan-3-reasons-eu-farmers-should-take-the-risk-and-invest-in-agriculture/#respond Wed, 18 Apr 2018 05:08:38 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1230581 https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/news/hogan-3-reasons-eu-farmers-should-take-the-risk-and-invest-in-agriculture/feed/ 0 EU farmers: US overtakes Europe in plant breeding innovation https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/news/eu-farmers-us-overtakes-europe-in-plant-breeding-innovation/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/news/eu-farmers-us-overtakes-europe-in-plant-breeding-innovation/#respond Tue, 10 Apr 2018 12:12:45 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1228533 https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/news/eu-farmers-us-overtakes-europe-in-plant-breeding-innovation/feed/ 0 Greenpeace: Commission and member states playing ‘hide and seek’ on neonics ban https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/news/greenpeace-commission-and-member-states-playing-hide-and-seek-on-neonics-ban/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/news/greenpeace-commission-and-member-states-playing-hide-and-seek-on-neonics-ban/#respond Mon, 19 Mar 2018 06:17:33 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1222517 https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/news/greenpeace-commission-and-member-states-playing-hide-and-seek-on-neonics-ban/feed/ 0 EU Bioeconomy 2.0– Cultivating a home grown success https://www.euractiv.com/section/economy-jobs/opinion/eu-bioeconomy-2-0-cultivating-a-home-grown-success/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/economy-jobs/opinion/eu-bioeconomy-2-0-cultivating-a-home-grown-success/#respond Thu, 08 Mar 2018 13:08:00 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=opinion&p=1219754 https://www.euractiv.com/section/economy-jobs/opinion/eu-bioeconomy-2-0-cultivating-a-home-grown-success/feed/ 0 Farmers defend biofuels as part of EU’s upcoming ‘protein strategy’ https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/news/farmers-defend-biofuels-as-part-of-eus-upcoming-protein-strategy/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/news/farmers-defend-biofuels-as-part-of-eus-upcoming-protein-strategy/#respond Thu, 22 Feb 2018 06:35:39 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1215400 https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/news/farmers-defend-biofuels-as-part-of-eus-upcoming-protein-strategy/feed/ 0 Farming debates in 2018: Innovation and the new CAP https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/news/farming-debates-in-2018-innovation-and-the-new-cap/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/news/farming-debates-in-2018-innovation-and-the-new-cap/#respond Mon, 22 Jan 2018 12:00:50 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1206166 https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/news/farming-debates-in-2018-innovation-and-the-new-cap/feed/ 0 Commission expects clarity on GM scope from court ruling on plant breeding techniques https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/news/commission-expects-clarity-on-gm-scope-from-court-ruling-on-plant-breeding-techniques/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/news/commission-expects-clarity-on-gm-scope-from-court-ruling-on-plant-breeding-techniques/#respond Fri, 19 Jan 2018 10:26:31 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1205735 https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/news/commission-expects-clarity-on-gm-scope-from-court-ruling-on-plant-breeding-techniques/feed/ 0 Europe needs more money for research, here’s where to get it https://www.euractiv.com/section/economy-jobs/opinion/europe-needs-more-money-for-research-heres-where-to-get-it/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/economy-jobs/opinion/europe-needs-more-money-for-research-heres-where-to-get-it/#respond Thu, 18 Jan 2018 15:57:44 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=opinion&p=1205348 https://www.euractiv.com/section/economy-jobs/opinion/europe-needs-more-money-for-research-heres-where-to-get-it/feed/ 0 Which Agricultural sectors will Brexit impact most? https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/video/which-agricultural-sectors-will-brexit-impact-most/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/video/which-agricultural-sectors-will-brexit-impact-most/#comments Wed, 17 Jan 2018 16:22:56 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=video&p=1205172 https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/video/which-agricultural-sectors-will-brexit-impact-most/feed/ 1 Discussion on new breeding techniques heats up ahead of court opinion https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/news/discussion-on-new-breeding-techniques-heats-up-ahead-of-court-opinion/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/news/discussion-on-new-breeding-techniques-heats-up-ahead-of-court-opinion/#respond Wed, 17 Jan 2018 06:00:20 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1204612 https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/news/discussion-on-new-breeding-techniques-heats-up-ahead-of-court-opinion/feed/ 0 In Kenya, struggling potato producers turn to contract farming https://www.euractiv.com/section/development-policy/news/in-kenya-struggling-potato-producers-turn-to-contract-farming/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/development-policy/news/in-kenya-struggling-potato-producers-turn-to-contract-farming/#respond Mon, 08 Jan 2018 09:02:16 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1202419 https://www.euractiv.com/section/development-policy/news/in-kenya-struggling-potato-producers-turn-to-contract-farming/feed/ 0 Climate change means meat taxes are ‘increasingly probable’ https://www.euractiv.com/section/climate-environment/news/friclimate-change-means-meat-taxes-are-increasingly-probable/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/climate-environment/news/friclimate-change-means-meat-taxes-are-increasingly-probable/#comments Fri, 15 Dec 2017 06:09:21 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1199658 https://www.euractiv.com/section/climate-environment/news/friclimate-change-means-meat-taxes-are-increasingly-probable/feed/ 1 EU and Gates Foundation pledge €500 million for innovations in agriculture https://www.euractiv.com/section/development-policy/news/eu-and-gates-foundation-pledge-e500-million-for-innovations-in-agriculture/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/development-policy/news/eu-and-gates-foundation-pledge-e500-million-for-innovations-in-agriculture/#respond Wed, 13 Dec 2017 06:17:00 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1199144 https://www.euractiv.com/section/development-policy/news/eu-and-gates-foundation-pledge-e500-million-for-innovations-in-agriculture/feed/ 0 Italian Minister: Agriculture and environment must go ‘hand in hand’ https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/news/italian-minister-agriculture-and-environment-must-go-hand-in-hand/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/news/italian-minister-agriculture-and-environment-must-go-hand-in-hand/#respond Fri, 24 Nov 2017 06:12:04 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1193994 https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/news/italian-minister-agriculture-and-environment-must-go-hand-in-hand/feed/ 0 Agriculture can rein in emissions ‘immediately’, says UN https://www.euractiv.com/section/climate-environment/news/agriculture-can-rein-in-emissions-immediately-says-un/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/climate-environment/news/agriculture-can-rein-in-emissions-immediately-says-un/#comments Mon, 13 Nov 2017 10:41:09 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1191011 https://www.euractiv.com/section/climate-environment/news/agriculture-can-rein-in-emissions-immediately-says-un/feed/ 1 Agriculture expert: A ‘third body’ is needed between science and EU politicians https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/interview/agriculture-expert-a-third-body-is-needed-between-science-and-eu-politicians/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/interview/agriculture-expert-a-third-body-is-needed-between-science-and-eu-politicians/#comments Fri, 10 Nov 2017 06:09:39 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=interview&p=1190213 https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/interview/agriculture-expert-a-third-body-is-needed-between-science-and-eu-politicians/feed/ 1 British farmers’ boss: I hope outside the EU, decisions will be science-based https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/interview/british-farmers-boss-i-hope-outside-the-eu-decisions-will-be-science-based/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/interview/british-farmers-boss-i-hope-outside-the-eu-decisions-will-be-science-based/#respond Fri, 27 Oct 2017 10:31:43 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=interview&p=1187319 https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/interview/british-farmers-boss-i-hope-outside-the-eu-decisions-will-be-science-based/feed/ 0 Put traceability and safety first with plant breeding legislation, say Greens https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/news/put-traceability-and-safety-first-with-plant-breeding-legislation-say-greens/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/news/put-traceability-and-safety-first-with-plant-breeding-legislation-say-greens/#respond Thu, 19 Oct 2017 13:57:07 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1185104 https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/news/put-traceability-and-safety-first-with-plant-breeding-legislation-say-greens/feed/ 0 De Castro MEP: New plant breeding techniques are nothing like ‘Frankenstein’ GMOs https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/news/mep-new-plant-breeding-techniques-are-nothing-like-frankenstein-gmos/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/news/mep-new-plant-breeding-techniques-are-nothing-like-frankenstein-gmos/#respond Tue, 17 Oct 2017 04:23:03 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1184009 https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/news/mep-new-plant-breeding-techniques-are-nothing-like-frankenstein-gmos/feed/ 0 UK shadow minister: Britain needs a real food policy after Brexit https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/interview/uk-shadow-minister-britain-needs-a-real-food-policy-after-brexit/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/interview/uk-shadow-minister-britain-needs-a-real-food-policy-after-brexit/#comments Tue, 10 Oct 2017 05:11:51 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=interview&p=1181780 https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/interview/uk-shadow-minister-britain-needs-a-real-food-policy-after-brexit/feed/ 1 Farmers fear ‘political’ court ruling on plant breeding techniques https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/news/tue-farmers-fear-political-court-ruling-on-plant-breeding-techniques/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/news/tue-farmers-fear-political-court-ruling-on-plant-breeding-techniques/#comments Tue, 03 Oct 2017 04:39:04 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1179889 https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/news/tue-farmers-fear-political-court-ruling-on-plant-breeding-techniques/feed/ 3 EU Plant Breeding Regulation: Safeguarding Agricultural Innovation and Consumers https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/video/eu-plant-breeding-regulation-safeguarding-agricultural-innovation-and-consumers/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/video/eu-plant-breeding-regulation-safeguarding-agricultural-innovation-and-consumers/#respond Mon, 02 Oct 2017 14:36:18 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=video&p=1179858 https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/video/eu-plant-breeding-regulation-safeguarding-agricultural-innovation-and-consumers/feed/ 0 Industry calls on the Commission to ‘show leadership’ in plant breeding innovation https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/news/industry-calls-on-the-commission-to-show-leadership-in-plant-breeding-innovation/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/news/industry-calls-on-the-commission-to-show-leadership-in-plant-breeding-innovation/#comments Wed, 27 Sep 2017 15:05:43 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1178718 https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/news/industry-calls-on-the-commission-to-show-leadership-in-plant-breeding-innovation/feed/ 1 FAO official: GMOs not needed but we should be open to biotechnologies https://www.euractiv.com/section/development-policy/interview/fao-official-gmos-not-needed-but-we-should-be-open-to-biotechnologies/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/development-policy/interview/fao-official-gmos-not-needed-but-we-should-be-open-to-biotechnologies/#respond Tue, 26 Sep 2017 09:03:27 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=interview&p=1178252 https://www.euractiv.com/section/development-policy/interview/fao-official-gmos-not-needed-but-we-should-be-open-to-biotechnologies/feed/ 0 Commission readies further restrictions to neonicotinoids https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/news/commission-readies-further-restrictions-to-neonicotinoids/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/news/commission-readies-further-restrictions-to-neonicotinoids/#comments Wed, 20 Sep 2017 12:01:58 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1176827 https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/news/commission-readies-further-restrictions-to-neonicotinoids/feed/ 1 EU mulls incentives for space technologies in farm controls https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/news/eu-mulls-incentives-for-space-technologies-in-farm-controls/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/news/eu-mulls-incentives-for-space-technologies-in-farm-controls/#respond Tue, 12 Sep 2017 04:45:48 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1173919 https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/news/eu-mulls-incentives-for-space-technologies-in-farm-controls/feed/ 0 Amsterdam wants to revive talks on new plant breeding techniques https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/news/amsterdam-wants-to-revive-talks-on-new-plant-breeding-techniques/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/news/amsterdam-wants-to-revive-talks-on-new-plant-breeding-techniques/#respond Mon, 11 Sep 2017 14:22:21 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1173786 https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/news/amsterdam-wants-to-revive-talks-on-new-plant-breeding-techniques/feed/ 0 EPP says no ‘hasty’ CAP reform before 2024 https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/news/epp-says-it-wants-no-hasty-reform-of-cap-before-2024/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/news/epp-says-it-wants-no-hasty-reform-of-cap-before-2024/#respond Mon, 04 Sep 2017 17:57:18 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1171853 https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/news/epp-says-it-wants-no-hasty-reform-of-cap-before-2024/feed/ 0 Glyphosate ban will kill ‘conservation agriculture’, French farmers warn https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/news/glyphosate-ban-will-kill-conservation-agriculture-french-farmers-warn/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/news/glyphosate-ban-will-kill-conservation-agriculture-french-farmers-warn/#comments Fri, 01 Sep 2017 13:23:16 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1171411 https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/news/glyphosate-ban-will-kill-conservation-agriculture-french-farmers-warn/feed/ 4 Legislators push smallholders to the heart of smart farming talks https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/news/meps-push-smallholders-to-the-heart-of-smart-farming-talks/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/news/meps-push-smallholders-to-the-heart-of-smart-farming-talks/#comments Thu, 31 Aug 2017 13:23:03 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1171090 https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/news/meps-push-smallholders-to-the-heart-of-smart-farming-talks/feed/ 1 Artificial intelligence for agricultural pest control in Spain https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/news/artificial-intelligence-for-agricultural-pest-control/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/news/artificial-intelligence-for-agricultural-pest-control/#respond Tue, 29 Aug 2017 03:45:29 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1170084 https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/news/artificial-intelligence-for-agricultural-pest-control/feed/ 0 The Brief: Losing touch with the Western Balkans https://www.euractiv.com/section/innovation-in-agriculture/news/the-brief-losing-touch-with-the-western-balkans/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/innovation-in-agriculture/news/the-brief-losing-touch-with-the-western-balkans/#respond Thu, 04 May 2017 14:55:46 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1143053 https://www.euractiv.com/section/innovation-in-agriculture/news/the-brief-losing-touch-with-the-western-balkans/feed/ 0 Commission: EU needs ‘broad reflection’ on new breeding techniques and beyond https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/news/commission-eu-needs-broad-reflection-on-new-breeding-techniques-and-beyond/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/news/commission-eu-needs-broad-reflection-on-new-breeding-techniques-and-beyond/#comments Thu, 04 May 2017 07:09:26 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1142890 https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/news/commission-eu-needs-broad-reflection-on-new-breeding-techniques-and-beyond/feed/ 1 Smart farming seeks role in post-2020 CAP https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/news/smart-farming-seeks-role-in-post-2020-cap/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/news/smart-farming-seeks-role-in-post-2020-cap/#comments Wed, 22 Mar 2017 06:02:46 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1130247 https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/news/smart-farming-seeks-role-in-post-2020-cap/feed/ 1 EFSA boss: Trust in integrity of science has a cost https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/interview/efsa-boss-trust-in-integrity-of-science-has-a-cost/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/interview/efsa-boss-trust-in-integrity-of-science-has-a-cost/#comments Mon, 16 Jan 2017 05:07:12 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=interview&p=1079003 https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/interview/efsa-boss-trust-in-integrity-of-science-has-a-cost/feed/ 1 EU plant breeding ‘saved’ millions of hectares of extra farmland: report https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/news/eu-plant-breeding-saved-millions-hectares-of-extra-farmland-report/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/news/eu-plant-breeding-saved-millions-hectares-of-extra-farmland-report/#comments Mon, 01 Aug 2016 04:05:06 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1026719 https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/news/eu-plant-breeding-saved-millions-hectares-of-extra-farmland-report/feed/ 1 Trade body: Don’t lump ‘new plant breeding techniques’ in with GMOs https://www.euractiv.com/section/science-policymaking/interview/tues-trade-body-dont-lump-new-plant-breeding-techniques-in-with-gmos/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/science-policymaking/interview/tues-trade-body-dont-lump-new-plant-breeding-techniques-in-with-gmos/#comments Tue, 03 May 2016 03:36:45 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=interview&p=972968 https://www.euractiv.com/section/science-policymaking/interview/tues-trade-body-dont-lump-new-plant-breeding-techniques-in-with-gmos/feed/ 1 Fresh EU-US trade spat brewing over new plant breeding techniques https://www.euractiv.com/section/science-policymaking/news/fresh-eu-us-trade-spat-brewing-over-new-plant-breeding-techniques/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/science-policymaking/news/fresh-eu-us-trade-spat-brewing-over-new-plant-breeding-techniques/#respond Sat, 16 Apr 2016 05:31:06 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=967660 https://www.euractiv.com/section/science-policymaking/news/fresh-eu-us-trade-spat-brewing-over-new-plant-breeding-techniques/feed/ 0 Agricultural authorisation body in meltdown over ‘new GMOs’ https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/news/french-agricultural-authorisation-body-in-meltdown-over-new-gmos/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/news/french-agricultural-authorisation-body-in-meltdown-over-new-gmos/#comments Fri, 15 Apr 2016 16:24:18 +0000 http://www.euractiv.fr/?post_type=news&p=280349 EURACTIV's partner Journal de l'Environnement reports.]]> https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/news/french-agricultural-authorisation-body-in-meltdown-over-new-gmos/feed/ 3 MEP Huitema: EU should use CAP to reduce dependence on farm subsidies https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/interview/huitema-we-should-use-cap-to-reduce-dependence-on-subsidies/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/interview/huitema-we-should-use-cap-to-reduce-dependence-on-subsidies/#comments Mon, 11 Apr 2016 03:52:39 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=interview&p=961018 https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/interview/huitema-we-should-use-cap-to-reduce-dependence-on-subsidies/feed/ 1 Decision on new plant breeding techniques further delayed https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/news/decision-on-new-plant-breeding-techniques-further-delayed/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/news/decision-on-new-plant-breeding-techniques-further-delayed/#comments Thu, 31 Mar 2016 04:28:03 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=956665 https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/news/decision-on-new-plant-breeding-techniques-further-delayed/feed/ 3 Hogan: Farmers’ rough ride set to continue for six months https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/news/hogan-farmers-rough-ride-set-to-continue-for-six-months/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/news/hogan-farmers-rough-ride-set-to-continue-for-six-months/#comments Wed, 20 Jan 2016 06:30:09 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=889094 He spoke with EURACTIV's partner Tagesspiegel.  ]]> https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/news/hogan-farmers-rough-ride-set-to-continue-for-six-months/feed/ 2 EU project hopes to phase out animal-testing https://www.euractiv.com/section/science-policymaking/news/eu-project-hopes-to-phase-out-animal-testing/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/science-policymaking/news/eu-project-hopes-to-phase-out-animal-testing/#respond Fri, 15 Jan 2016 14:37:02 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=888792 ToxRisk will act as Europe's flagship for safety assessments that do not require the use of animals. EURACTIV Germany reports. ]]> https://www.euractiv.com/section/science-policymaking/news/eu-project-hopes-to-phase-out-animal-testing/feed/ 0 Organic farmers heat up debate over new plant breeding techniques https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/news/organic-farmers-heat-up-debate-over-new-plant-breeding-techniques/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/news/organic-farmers-heat-up-debate-over-new-plant-breeding-techniques/#respond Thu, 14 Jan 2016 06:58:11 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=888575 https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/news/organic-farmers-heat-up-debate-over-new-plant-breeding-techniques/feed/ 0 Commission to decide on new plant breeding techniques within three months https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/news/commission-to-decide-on-new-plant-breeding-techniques-within-three-months/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/news/commission-to-decide-on-new-plant-breeding-techniques-within-three-months/#respond Fri, 08 Jan 2016 07:02:44 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=888083 https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/news/commission-to-decide-on-new-plant-breeding-techniques-within-three-months/feed/ 0 Jeremy Rifkin: ‘Number two cause of global warming emissions? Animal husbandry’ https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/interview/jeremy-rifkin-number-two-cause-of-global-warming-emissions-animal-husbandry/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/interview/jeremy-rifkin-number-two-cause-of-global-warming-emissions-animal-husbandry/#respond Thu, 26 Nov 2015 07:20:39 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=885198 https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/interview/jeremy-rifkin-number-two-cause-of-global-warming-emissions-animal-husbandry/feed/ 0 New plant breeding techniques: Innovation breakthrough or GMOs in disguise? https://www.euractiv.com/section/science-policymaking/news/new-plant-breeding-techniques-innovation-breakthrough-or-gmos-in-disguise/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/science-policymaking/news/new-plant-breeding-techniques-innovation-breakthrough-or-gmos-in-disguise/#respond Thu, 22 Oct 2015 07:45:07 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=882426 SPECIAL REPORT / 'New plant breeding techniques' focus on developing new seed traits within a given species through genetic engineering. A troubling question for policymakers is whether these techniques should fall under GMO legislation.]]> https://www.euractiv.com/section/science-policymaking/news/new-plant-breeding-techniques-innovation-breakthrough-or-gmos-in-disguise/feed/ 0 Patrick Worms on food challenge: ‘We’re going to need everything’ https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/interview/patrick-worms-on-food-challenge-we-re-going-to-need-everything/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/interview/patrick-worms-on-food-challenge-we-re-going-to-need-everything/#respond Fri, 07 Mar 2014 07:59:38 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=842424 https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/interview/patrick-worms-on-food-challenge-we-re-going-to-need-everything/feed/ 0 Food security hindered by seed market dominance, MEPs warn https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/news/food-security-hindered-by-seed-market-dominance-meps-warn/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/news/food-security-hindered-by-seed-market-dominance-meps-warn/#respond Fri, 31 Jan 2014 07:53:42 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=833097 https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/news/food-security-hindered-by-seed-market-dominance-meps-warn/feed/ 0 Chief EU scientist backs damning report urging GMO ‘rethink’ https://www.euractiv.com/section/science-policymaking/news/chief-eu-scientist-backs-damning-report-urging-gmo-rethink/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/science-policymaking/news/chief-eu-scientist-backs-damning-report-urging-gmo-rethink/#respond Thu, 26 Sep 2013 08:42:46 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=832159 https://www.euractiv.com/section/science-policymaking/news/chief-eu-scientist-backs-damning-report-urging-gmo-rethink/feed/ 0 Bill Gates sets eye on ‘next green revolution’ https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/news/bill-gates-sets-eye-on-next-green-revolution/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/news/bill-gates-sets-eye-on-next-green-revolution/#respond Mon, 19 Oct 2009 08:42:00 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=827526 https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/news/bill-gates-sets-eye-on-next-green-revolution/feed/ 0 Commission encourages development of ‘innovative’ foods https://www.euractiv.com/section/health-consumers/news/commission-encourages-development-of-innovative-foods/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/health-consumers/news/commission-encourages-development-of-innovative-foods/#respond Tue, 15 Jan 2008 08:40:00 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=829662 https://www.euractiv.com/section/health-consumers/news/commission-encourages-development-of-innovative-foods/feed/ 0