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Why scrap the CAP?

A one minute speach from MEP Daniel Hannan in the Parliament. While the harm made to African producers is in the one minute limit, what I miss how unjust and harmful is the CAP to the Central European, competitive agricultural business within the Union. [kml_flashembed movie=”http://www.youtube.com/v/rBNyl9YW7eI” width=”320″ height=”350″ wmode=”transparent” /] According to accession treaties, the… » read more

Posted by Dániel Antal

Hungary has had the lowest economic growth among Visegrad and Baltic countries in the past years. The only sector that sees a recovery in this year’s high food prices is the agriculture. The grain producing area has increased by 2% since 2007, but output is up by a staggering 42%. The rise is partly due… » read more

Posted by Dániel Antal