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31. 7. 2017

State Secretary for Forestry Marjan Podgoršek begins two-day visit to China today

Ljubljana, 26 July 2017 – The State Secretary for Forestry at the Ministry of Agriculture, Forestry and Food, Marjan Podgoršek, is on a two-day working visit to the People’s Republic of China. The four-member delegation includes...

21. 7. 2017

Government decides on action to annul Commission Delegated Regulation (EU) 2017/1353 of 19 May 2017

Ljubljana, 21 July 2017 - The Government made the decision today to bring an action to the General Court of the European Union to seek the annulment of Commission Delegated Regulation (EU) 2017/1353 of 19 May 2017 amending...

20. 7. 2017

EU Agriculture Council meeting held for the first time under the Estonia Presidency

Brussels, 17 July 2017 – EU ministers responsible for agriculture and fisheries met at their first ordinary EU Council meeting of the year under Estonia’s Presidency. Slovenia’s representative at the meeting was Minister Dejan...

18. 7. 2017

Slovenia jointly signs the common declaration to increase production of legume crops

Brussels, 17 July 2017 - On the margins of the first day of the Agriculture and Fisheries Council meeting, Minister Dejan Židan attends the European Soya Declaration signing ceremony. The common declaration aims to increase...

6. 7. 2017

The FAO Conference unanimously supports the initiative to proclaim 20 May as World Bee Day

Rome, 5 July 2017 - Today, the Minister of Agriculture, Forestry and Food, Dejan Židan, and a delegation from Slovenia attended the 40th session of the FAO Conference held at the headquarters of the United Nations Food and...