TITLE

Commissioner, your cap won't fit

AUTHOR(S)
Carr, Stephen
PUB. DATE
November 2007
SOURCE
Crops;11/24/2007, p26
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Letter
ABSTRACT
The article presents a letter from the author to Mariann Fischer Boel, European Commissioner for Agriculture and Rural Development, suggesting that the European Union's proposal to introduce a progressive "cap" on annual payments above €100,000 from 2008 is thoroughly misguided. The author describes the difficulties that the proposal will create for parties that have transferred single farm payment (SFP) entitlements over the past three years.
ACCESSION #
31375787

 

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