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Defra: Hilary Benn has welcomed the publication of the proposals for the next stage of the reform of the Common Agricultural Policy. The CAP Health Check is a scheduled review of the major CAP reforms of 2003.  The legislative proposals published by the Commission launch six months of negotiations, with the intention of concluding a deal by the end of the year.
Press release ~ UK government response to EU CAP reform proposals ~ UK government's longer term vision for the CAP ~ Defra - CAP ~ EU Commission - CAP ~ NFU - CAP
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