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European Commissioner for Agriculture

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European Commissioner for Agriculture

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The Commissioner for Agriculture and Rural Development is a member of the European Commission. The post is currently held by Commissioner Dacian Cioloş. The post is in charge of rural issues including most notably the controversial Common Agricultural Policy (CAP) which represents 44% of the EU budget.

List of commissioners

Name Country Period Commission
1 Sicco Mansholt Template:Flagu 1958–1972 Hallstein Commission, Rey Commission, Malfatti Commission
2 Carlo Scarascia-Mugnozza Template:Flagu 1972–1973 Mansholt Commission
3 Pierre Lardinois Template:Flagu 1973–1981 Ortoli Commission
4 Finn Olav Gundelach Template:Flagu 1981–1985 Jenkins Commission, Thorn Commission
5 Frans Andriessen Template:Flagu 1985–1989 Delors Commission I
6 Ray MacSharry Template:Flagu 1989–1992 Delors Commission II
7 René Steichen Template:Flagu 1992–1995 Delors Commission III
8 Franz Fischler Template:Flagu 1995–2004 Santer Commission, Marín Commission, Prodi Commission
9 Sandra Kalniete Template:Flagu 2004 Prodi Commission
10 Mariann Fischer Boel Template:Flagu 2004–2010 Barroso Commission I
11 Dacian Cioloş Template:Flagu 2010 onwards Barroso Commission II

See also


External links

  • Commissioner's website
  • Commission Agriculture website
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