Meeting of Agriculture and Fisheries Council (AGRI)

Date

13 May 2012 22:00 to 14 May 2012 22:00

Section

Agriculture & Food

Event Location

Brussels

Event Description

The Council (Agriculture and Fisheries) consists of the Member States’ ministers of fisheries and agriculture and they congregate about once a month. The agricultural and fisheries policies relate to the regulation of markets and determination of avail-able resources. Sustainable development of fisheries and rural areas, challenges regarding climate change, environmental concerns, animal welfare and food safety are main issues.
 
On the Council's website you can find information about each Council meeting, including background notes, agendas and links to webcasts. The pages are updated regularly.