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Cuts to farm support as the government phases out direct payments risk compromising domestic food production, the NFU has warned. Any cuts must be fair for all active farmers, said the union – rather than targeting bigger or smaller producers, as outlined in government plans to replace direct payments with a system based on environmental measures after the UK leaves the European Union. See also: Brexit transition deal paves way for changes to farm support The government has proposed three ways […]
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