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Britain’s farmers should be protected from substandard imports, while support should be targeted to deliver more for society, says Labour agriculture spokesperson Sue Hayman. A Labour government would maintain farm payments until the end of the current CAP round in 2020, she suggests, before targeting funding towards smaller farms, innovation and environmental measures. It would also fight for access to the single market while reinstating the Seasonal Agricultural Workers Scheme so UK farmers have access to a pool of temporary labour […]