dairy cows© Wayne Hutchinson
Less than half of the emergency support cash allocated by the European Commission last September has been paid out to dairy farmers across Europe, it has emerged. The dairy sector remains in crisis across much of Europe, but EU farm commissioner Phil Hogan has revealed that by the end of February only €162 (£129m), of the €420m (£335m) allocated to member states had been spent. During a European Parliament debate about measures to alleviate the agricultural crisis across the EU, […]
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