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An EU-level animal welfare labelling scheme that would inform consumers about the welfare of animals during food production was proposed by Germany at yesterday’s AGRIFISH Council meeting.
Germany grasps the nettle: labelling matters
29 January 2020
EU fisheries ministers have again agreed to overfish several species, including cod.
EU fisheries ministers ignore science and approve overfishing in 2020
20 December 2019
On 24 October, the EU tabled plans to significantly reduce total allowable catches (TACs) in the North-East Atlantic and the North Sea for fish stocks such as cod, which are at risk of collapse.
Commission sets out 2020 fishing quotas that miss sustainability targets
28 October 2019
Today’s Agri-Fish Council meeting saw a debate on live animal transport by the ministers in attendance, with the majority supporting Commissioner Andriukaitis’ call for the suspension of journeys during summer.
Commissioner Andriukaitis: “Let’s not lag behind Australia in stopping live transport in summer"
15 July 2019