The EU has set out a new biodiversity strategy. When I have studied it in detail I will provide some analysis, but for now the summary can be found here: https://ec.europa.eu/environment/nature/biodiversity/strategy/index_en.htm
The full Communication can be found here: https://ec.europa.eu/environment/nature/biodiversity/strategy/index_en.htm
It is clear that a particular vision of farming is inherent in the document which states: '
In other words, intensive forms of farming may face challenges.
The Commission's new Green Deal also has implications for agriculture and it has been leaked ahead of publication: https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/news/commission-hikes-caps-second-pillar-spending-to-deliver-green-deal/
The recovery plan from Covid-19 'aims to digitalise and modernise the farming sector to increase the EU's resilience and to lower EU's dependency on third countries.'
Something similar may find favour in the UK after Brexit.