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Kjell M. Torbiörn

2000 for revamping various EU policies, proposed further cuts in price support for main crops in order to return EU agriculture slowly to the free market and to lower prices for consumers. It further suggested greater reliance on supporting farmers’ incomes, signifying a return to an idea discarded in the 1950s. The new aim would be to help smaller farmers stay on the land and thereby counter the flight to the cities where jobs were now scarcer, and to encourage local food varieties and higher food quality. Reform of the CAP was all the more urgent in view of the

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