OSR drilling© Tim Scrivener
Friends of the Earth has warned it is considering an 11th-hour legal appeal against the use of neonicotinoids this season. The group has written a judicial review pre-action letter to Defra secretary Liz Truss MP, which challenges the government’s decision to approve an emergency application for farmers to use neonicotinoid seed treatments on up to 5% of the total oilseed rape crop area in England. The green group has accused Defra and the Health and Safety Executive of failing to […]
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