EPP Agriculture Ministers, chaired by Croatian Minister Marija VUČKOVIĆ, met this morning to exchange views on the agenda of the Agriculture and Fisheries Council. Ministers welcomed Sari ESSAYAH from Finland and Lefteris AVGENAKIS from Greece into their group. The ministers discussed critical issues of common interest among others the impact of climate change on agricultural sector, the management of forests in Europe and their growing concerns related to damages caused by large carnivores. Ministers considered joint initiatives and further steps to be taken on these important topics.

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