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Minsters of Agriculture of the Baltic states and Poland meet in Riga to discuss CAP after 2020

  Tuesday, March 13th, a meeting between Ministers of Agriculture of Latvia, Estonia, Lithuania and Poland is going to take place in Riga in the premises of the in Ministry of Agriculture.

Published: 12.03.2018

Minister Mr. Duklavs visits the United Arab Emirates, Dubai

Minister Mr. Duklavs visits the United Arab Emirates, Dubai

From February 25 to February 28, Minister of Agriculture Mr. Jānis Dūklavs visited UAE, Dubai where he opened Latvia’s national stand at the food and hospitality exhibition Gulfood 2017.  

Published: 02.03.2017

Adjustment of direct payments is invariable prerequisite for Latvia to support CAP reform after 2020

On Monday, December 17, at the Council of EU Ministers for Agriculture and Fishery in Brussels, where the discussions were ongoing on the reform of the EU Common Agricultural Policy (CAP), proposed...

Published: 19.12.2018

The Minister for Agriculture, Jānis Dūklavs: farmers’ organizations provide a considerable support in the fight for equal direct payments

Friday, December 14, the Minister for Agriculture, Jānis Dūklavs consulted with leaders of the Latvian framers’ organizations and discussed the campaign, organized in Brussels on Thursday, December...

Published: 19.12.2018

Latvia is not backing-off from the requirement on equal competition conditions for all the EU farmers

On December 17 and 18, the Minister for Agriculture, Jānis Dūklavs will arrive to Brussels where Member States will continue discussions at the EU Council of Ministers for Agriculture and Fishery, on...

Published: 19.12.2018

The Minister for Agriculture, Jānis Dūklavs: The proposal from the European Commission to considerably reduce the financing for agriculture, endangers Latvian agriculture

The Minister for Agriculture, Jānis Dūklavs: The proposal from the European Commission to considerably reduce the financing for agriculture, endangers Latvian agriculture

On Friday June 1, the European Commission (EC) published proposals for Regulations on the EU Common Agricultural Policy (CAP) for 2021-2027, also covering direct payments and the distribution of EU...

Published: 01.06.2018

The Minister for Agriculture, Jānis Dūklavs: “The rate of growth in direct payments, offered by the European Commission, is not sufficient”

On Wednesday, May 2, 2018, the European Commission (COM) came out with a proposal on the EU Multiannual budget for 20121-2027, envisaging that the funding, planned for the Common Agricultural Policy...

Published: 07.05.2018