Europe-Wide Anger Over Reform Plans

Clarke, Philip
March 2003
Farmers Weekly;3/28/2003, Vol. 138 Issue 12, p8
Trade Publication
Reports on plans made by young farmers of Europe to attack many elements of the European Union Commission's Common agriculture Policy reform during their meeting in Rome. Release of a position paper by the Counseil European des Jaunes Agriculture (CEJA) before the farmers' meeting; Criticism regarding the CEJA proposals.


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