The meeting of AGRIFISH will discuss the regulation on organic agriculture and simplification of CAP
On Monday March 16, in Brussels, the Minister of Agriculture Jānis Dūklavs will chair the meeting of EU Council of Ministers for Agriculture and Fisheries (AGRIFISH) .
New EU rules allowing member states to ban or restrict the cultivation of genetically modified organisms (GMOs) on their territory were formally adopted by the Council on 2 March 2015.
The Minister of Agriculture discusses topical issues of agriculture and fisheries with French colleagues
Friday, February 20, during the official visit to Paris (France) the Minister of Agriculture of Latvia, Jānis Dūklavs met the Minister of Agriculture, Food and Forestry of France, Stephane Le Foll...
The Minister of Agriculture will discuss the priorities of Latvia’s Presidency in agriculture and fisheries with officials of France
Friday, February 20 and Saturday, February 21, the Minister of Agriculture of Latvia, Jānis Dūklavs will go on an official visit to Paris (France). Jānis Dūklavs will meet the Minister of...
Latvia’s Presidency is looking forward to support from Finland in solving of issues significant for agriculture and fisheries
Thursday, February 18, 2015, the Minister of Agriculture, Jānis Dūklavs met the Minister of Agriculture and Forestry of Finland, Petteri Orpo and exchanged views on topicalities in agriculture and...
The Ministry of Agriculture was informed by the European Commission (EC) that it has approved Latvia’s Rural Development Program (RDP) for 2014-2020. "We are satisfied that the European...
Simplification of CAP; organic farms and home producers – key factors in farmers’ competitiveness improvement
From Wednesday, February 4 to Friday, February 6, an informal meeting of Directors for EU Rural Development were held in Jurmala. Such meeting is held twice a year by each Presidency of EU Council. ...
Latvia has successfully represented EU in the 15th permanent session of FAO Commission on Genetic Resources
Last week, from January 19 to 23, the 15th permanent session of FAO Commission on Genetic Resources of the UN Food and Agriculture Organization was held in Rome.
Thursday, January 29, while negotiating the landing obligation (or omnibus Regulation) with the European Parliament, Latvia’s Presidency reached the political agreement on the proposal to split the...
On January 26, the Minister of Agriculture, Jānis Dūklavs will chair the meeting of EU Council of Minister for Agriculture and Fisheries (AGRIFISH), in Brussels.
At the International Exhibition for the Food Industry, Agriculture and Horticulture “Green Week” in Berlin, Germany, Latvia is represented by 106 Latvia’s companies, farms and organizations.
The Minister of Agriculture, Jānis Dūklavs has presented in Brussels priorities of Latvia’s Presidency in fisheries
Thursday, 22 January 2015, the Minister of Agriculture Jānis Dūklavs presented to the Committee for Fisheries (PECH) of the European Parliament the priorities of Latvia’s Presidency.