Indicative programme – Agriculture and Fisheries Council of 18 June 2018


European Convention Center Luxembourg (ECCL)

Mr. Rumen Porodzanov minister for agriculture, food and forestry of Bulgaria

All times are approximate and subject to change

+/- 08.30

+/- 09.00
Doorstep by minister Porodzanov

+/- 10.00
Beginning of the Fisheries meeting (roundtable)
Adoption of the agenda
Adoption of non-legislative A items

+/- 10.10
Adoption of legislative A items (public session)

+/- 10.30
European Maritime and Fisheries Fund (public session)

+/- 12.00
Any other business: Report of the International Council for the Exploration of the Sea

+/- 12.15
Regulation on fisheries control (public session)

+/- 13.30
Lunch break

+/- 15.00
Communication on the state of play of the CFP and fishing opportunities for 2019

+/- 16.15
Any other business: Protection of honeybees and other pollinators

+/- 16.30
Beginning of the Agriculture meeting (roundtable)

+/- 16.35
Post 2020 Common Agriculture Policy reform package (public session)
Any other business:
– Memorandum on the CAP in the context of the next MFF
– Decreasing availability of water for agriculture in Cyprus

+/- 19.05
Market situation
Any other business:
– Disposal of skimmed milk powder stocks
– Situation in the pig meat market
– Anti-subsidy and anti-dumping duties against Spanish table olives by the US authorities

+/- 20.20
Any other business: Vision of the Central Eastern European initiative for BIOEAST

+/- 20.45
Press conference (live streaming)