Secretary of State Kazimierz Plocke has met today with a Senegalese delegation led by Jean Pierre Senghor, national coordinator of the PRODAC programme. Within the framework of this programme, the Senegalese government modernises agriculture and rural areas.
On 4 February in the evening, the meeting of the Polish and German agricultural organisations was held at the Ministry of Agriculture. The unionists discussed the common methods to solve the crisis in the pork and dairy markets, the rules of cooperation in the EU lobbying organisation COPA-COGECA and its possibilities to influence the decision of the European Commission.
Today in Paris, Marek Sawicki, the Minister of Agriculture and Rural Development, talked to Stephan Le Foll, the French Minister of Agriculture.
On request of Minister Marek Sawicki, the Monday meeting of the EU Council of Ministers of Agriculture and Fisheries held a discussion on the rules for abolition of the Russian embargo for agri-food products. The Polish delegation fulminated against bilateral negotiations carried out by several Member States in this issue.