Field in France
17 July 2018

German and French agriculture ministers on the future CAP

On 16 July Stéphane Travert, Minister of Agriculture and Food, and his German counterpart Julia Klöckner, Federal Minister of Food and Agriculture, issued a joint declaration on the future CAP, as presented to European agriculture ministers. In this declaration the two ministers wished to recall their high expectations of the future CAP, in particular its ability to respond to economic, environmental and climate challenges, and more generally to society's growing demands for safer, more sustainable food from agriculture.