Commissioner attacks UK 'vision' for future of CAP

Clarke, Philip
October 2006
Farmers Weekly;10/20/2006, Vol. 145 Issue 16, p10
Trade Publication
The article reports on the warning of Mariann Fischer Boel, farm commissioner for European Union (EU), that there will be widespread land abandonment throughout Europe if the British government succeeds with its vision for the future of the common agricultural policy. She said that removing all support and leaving farmers to compete at world prices would make large swathes of EU agriculture unviable.


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