Ministry of Agriculture

Kaspars Gerhards: liming of acid agricultural soil must be eligible for CAP support

Kaspars Gerhards: liming of acid agricultural soil must be eligible for CAP support

On Thursday, October 31, in Tartu, Estonia, Kaspars Gerhards, the Minister for Agriculture and experts from the Ministry of Agriculture had a meeting with the Ministers for Agriculture of the Baltic...

Published: 11.11.2019

Kaspars Gerhards: EU climate requirements must correspond to the funding of EU Common Agricultural Policy

Kaspars Gerhards: EU climate requirements must correspond to the funding of EU Common Agricultural Policy

On Thursday, October 31, 2019, in Tartu, Estonia, Kaspars Gerhards, the Minister for Agriculture and experts from the Latvian Ministry of Agriculture will meet the Ministers for Agriculture of the...

Published: 31.10.2019

Latvia obtains a promise from the European Commission on support measures for fishermen after introduction of the ban on cod fishing

On October 14, after long discussions, shortly after midnight, the EU Council of Ministers for Agriculture and Fisheries, in Luxembourg, adopted the Regulation on fishing opportunities in the Baltic...

Published: 16.10.2019

Catch quotas for 2020 in the Baltic Sea and Gulf of Riga

On October 14 and 15, Jānis Grasbergs, the Parliamentary Secretary of the Ministry of Agriculture, will participate in the EU Council of Ministers for Agriculture and Fisheries in Luxemburg, where...

Published: 11.10.2019

Kaspars Gerhards: “EU environmental and climate requirements must be commensurate to the support funding for farmers to fulfill these requirements”

Kaspars Gerhards: “EU environmental and climate requirements must be commensurate to the support funding for farmers to fulfill these requirements”

Tuesday, September 24, Kaspars Gerhards, the Minister for Agriculture participated in an informal meeting of the European Union Ministers for Agriculture and Fisheries in Helsinki, hosted by the...

Published: 26.09.2019