A tractor at work in a field with a EU flag and a Union flag filling the sky in the background© Tim Scrivener/ING Image
The UK government must seize the opportunity afforded by Brexit to reduce the amount of red tape faced by farmers, says the NFU. Government ministers should create a regulatory environment for farming that is streamlined, grounded in science and respects realistic farm practices, argued the union. NFU president Meurig Raymond said new rules could work better after the UK left the EU – while maintaining the same high standards. See also: Public backs support for farmers after Brexit, reveals poll “Farmers recognise […]
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