Tag Archives: EFSA

Written question – Lumpy skin disease – E-003316/2017

A recent EFSA report has confirmed the arrival in Europe of lumpy skin disease, an infectious disease that affects cattle and is transmitted through insect bites. The pathogen is the poxvirus, a virus that can …

Answer – Measures at regional level to contain lumpy skin disease, a contagious disorder affecting cattle – E-006178/2016

It is the role of the national competent authorities to apply EU legislation in each Member State. Each national competent authority is responsible for the implementation of EU legislation in each part of the relevant …

FAO GIEWS Country Brief on Cameroon (08-March-2016)

Reference Date: 08-March-2016


  1. Concerns over upcoming 2016 cropping season in Far North Region

  2. Reduced 2015 crop production in Far North Region due to erratic rainfall and civil insecurity

  3. Low inflation rates in

EU to fund new research on Xylella

Speaking at a gathering of experts in Brussels, Annette Schneegans, from the Commission’s Directorate-General for Agriculture, urged participants to apply for grants of up to €7 million to carry out work that can increase knowledge …

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