Press releases

K.Gerhards, the Minister for Agriculture: an agreement has been reached in Luxembourg to apply preferences to agricultural production at EU level in 2023 as well

Monday June 13, in Luxemburg, Kaspars Gerhards, the Minister for Agriculture and the Ministers for Agriculture of other EU Member States participated in the Council of Ministers for Agriculture and...

Published: 15.06.2022

Latvia is asking the European Commission to assess repeatedly Green Deal strategy impact on provision of food

Latvia is asking the European Commission to assess repeatedly Green Deal strategy impact on provision of food

Tuesday May 24, in Brussels, Raivis Kronnbergs, the State Secretary of the Ministry of Agriculture participated in the meeting of the Council of Ministers for Agriculture and Fisheries, where Member...

Published: 31.05.2022

At the meeting of the Council of Ministers for Agriculture and Fisheries the topical situation on the EU agricultural market after Russia’s invasion of Ukraine will be discussed

Tuesday May 24, in Brussels, Raivis Kronbergs, the State Secretary of the Ministry of Agriculture (MoA) will participate at the meeting of the Council of Minister for Agriculture and Fisheries where...

Published: 31.05.2022

Soil mapping proves fertile soil in Taurene parish

Soil mapping proves fertile soil in Taurene parish

This year, the Ministry of Agriculture continues implementation of the project “Enhancement of sustainable land soil resource management in agriculture” of the Norwegian financial instrument to...

Published: 13.04.2022

Provision of food – vitally important safety aspect

On April 7, in Luxembourg, Raivis Kronenbergs, the State Secretary of the Ministry of Agriculture (MoA) participated in the EU Council of Ministers for Agriculture and Fisheries where the European...

Published: 12.04.2022

EU will implement measures to support the sector of agriculture and food industry

On Monday, March 21, in Brussels, Kaspars Gerhards, the Minister for Agriculture, participated in the EU Council of Ministers for Agriculture and Fisheries (Council) where Member States and the...

Published: 23.03.2022

The Ministry of Agriculture: EU must ensure that interests of EU farmers and food producers are protected on the market

On February 21, in Brussels, Raivis Kronbergs, State Secretary of the Ministry of Agriculture (MoA), participated in the meeting of EU Council of Ministers for Agriculture and Fisheries where Member...

Published: 23.02.2022

MoA opinion remains unchanged: European Commission must provide support for pig production farms

MoA opinion remains unchanged: European Commission must provide support for pig production farms

On February 21, in Brussels, Raivis Kronbergs, State Secretary of the Ministry of Agriculture (MoA), will participate in the EU Council of Ministers for Agriculture and Fisheries (Council) where...

Published: 21.02.2022

R. Kronbergs, MoA State Secretary: we are always emphasizing that the primary objective of agriculture is food production

R. Kronbergs, MoA State Secretary: we are always emphasizing that the primary objective of agriculture is food production

On February 6-8, in Strasbourgh, Raivis Kronbergs, the State Secretary of the Ministry of Agriculture (MoA), participated in the informal meeting of the EU Council of Ministers for Agriculture and...

Published: 09.02.2022

MoA: on the way to climate neutrality, regional and geographical differences of Member States must be taken into consideration

On February 6-8, in Strasbourg, Raivis Kronbergs, the State Secretary of the Ministry of Agriculture, will participate in an informal meeting of the Council of Ministers for Agriculture and Fishery,...

Published: 07.02.2022

Kaspars Gerhards, the Minister for Agriculture, asks the European Commission to provide support for Latvian pig sector in critical situation

Monday January 17, 2022, in Brussels. Kaspars Gerhards, the Minister for Agriculture, while meeting Janusz Wojciechowski, the Commissioner for Agriculture of the European Commission, repeatedly...

Published: 19.01.2022

Kaspars Gerhards, the Minister for Agriculture, in Brussels, will meet Janusz Wojciechowski, the Commissioner for Agriculture of the European Commission

Monday January 22, 2022, in Brussels, Kaspars Gerhards, the Minister for Agriculture, will meet Janusz Wojciechowski, the Commissioner for Agriculture of the European Commission who will also...

Published: 14.01.2022