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28th Aug 2016

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EU should take better account of water concerns, say EU Auditors

The EU should better integrate water policy goals into the common agricultural policy, the European Court of Auditors said in a report out Tuesday. The auditors concluded that there is insufficient knowledge both in the EU institutions and in member states about the pressures placed on water by agricultural activities.

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