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2010: The Common Agricultural Policy (CAP)

The Common Agricultural Policy (CAP) was created in the 1957 Treaty of Rome, and, although its main objectives remain unchanged, the structure of the Policy has undergone a series of reforms. The CAP will undergo a further reform in 2013.

This Policy Briefing contains background information on the CAP, setting out the key reforms since 1957 and defining some of the key CAP terms. 

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The Common Agricultural Policy (CAP)

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