Archive | April, 2014

Overcoming the deadlock on cultivation of GM crops in EU countries

The Greek Presidency may get Council agreement on new rules for GM crop cultivation in the EU by the beginning of the summer.

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How to interpret cross-compliance

Does cross-compliance set the environmental baseline, or are GAEC standards additional restrictions on land management for which compensation must be paid?

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Incentivising soil carbon sequestration

Soil carbon sequestration can help in mitigating climate change but new thinking is needed on how to incentivise the needed changes in land management.

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