rachael maskell on farm© Erica Lewis
Rachael Maskell swapped her job in the NHS for a career in politics and took up the post of shadow Defra secretary in June this year. Ahead of the Labour conference she spoke to Farmers Weekly. Her top priority for farming, she says, is setting a clear path ahead for Brexit. She believes the government must get the best trade deal for farmers and continued access to foreign labour to create the stability needed to produce, grow and process our […]