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New Trade Deal Could Favor EU Farmers

The European Union rushed to promote its preliminary free-trade agreement with Japan by stressing the benefits for EU farmers, who stand to gain easier access to the lucrative, highly protected Japanese food and wine markets.

 

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The European Commission will have a “political debate” on proposed authorizations for the cultivation in the EU of three genetically engineered maizes, after countries held back from supporting the authorizations, the commission told Bloomberg BNA. Read more

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Brexit and U.K. Agriculture

It has been more than 18 months since the citizens of the United Kingdom (U.K.) narrowly approved a referendum to withdraw from the European Union (EU).  Even though that verdict was not legally binding on the U.K. government, new Prime Minister Theresa May–who won the Tory Party’s leadership election after[…]

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