Cars drive along foggy road, Oxfordshire, United Kingdom© Tim Graham/robertharding/REX/Shutterstock
I can’t be the only UK farmer who has felt like I’ve been driving through fog for the past few years. Clarity of vision has been patchy and sometimes virtually non-existent, causing intermittent applications of the foot brake. There’s been little, other than questionable political rhetoric, to provide confidence to invest or encouragement to innovate. The only clear motivation has been to cut costs in anticipation of lower returns and beyond that, volatility. See also: Gove’s plans for farm support […]