Michael Gove speaks at the Oxford Farming Conference© David Hartley/REX/Shutterstock
A lot of farmers will now be thinking what a lot of fuss over nothing that turned out to be. I refer, of course, to Defra secretary Michael Gove’s post-Brexit plans for farming.  Before his recent speech to the Oxford Farming Conference we had understood farmers were going to be stripped of all their EU subsidies and the British countryside turned into one giant nature reserve. To the great excitement of some environmentalists, the few farmers that might survive Mr […]