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New EU aid package: MEPs, farmer group in lukewarm welcome

This article was originally published in Agra Europe

In a special Parliament agriculture committee (ComAgri) session today (July 19), a number of MEPs criticised the voluntary nature of the planned scheme to compensate dairy producers who cut production – yet EU Farm Commissioner Phil Hogan replied that he cannot legally create a mandatory scheme and defended the “flexible” parallel national aid allocations.

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