Fergus Ewing; © Tim Scrivener
Any cessation of farm support, or major change to the way subsidies are delivered post Brexit, will have a serious impact on the whole of rural Scotland, rural economy secretary Fergus Ewing has warned. In a tersely worded letter to Defra secretary Michael Gove, Mr Ewing said a lack of clarity from Defra about future funding and support arrangements is holding Scottish farmers back. See also: Scots in line for 90% BPS loans this autumn “I wish to reiterate the importance […]
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