Phil Hammond © Tolga Akmen/LNP/REX/Shutterstock© Tolga Akmen/LNP/REX/Shutterstock
British farmers and landowners should continue to receive the same overall level of support once the UK leaves the European Union, chancellor Philip Hammond has confirmed. In a statement issued on Saturday (13 August), Mr Hammond said the current level of funding under the Common Agricultural Policy (CAP) Pillar 1 would be upheld until 2020 as part of the transition to new domestic arrangements. He also pledged to fund any structural and investment projects, including agri-environment schemes, signed off before the […]
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