9 Brexit farming promises – where are we one year on?
Pro-Brexit politicians made lots of pledges ahead of last year’s referendum. But some are nearer becoming reality than others. Pledge one “Let’s get one thing straight. The UK government will continue to give farmers and the environment as much support – or perhaps even more – as they get now.” George Eustice, 23 March 2016 Mr Eustice said the government met this pledge by guaranteeing farm payments until 2022. But the NFU fears British farmers will be disadvantaged if UK support […]