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England has lost almost 50% of its small farms in recent decades and will see even more close down post Brexit unless safeguards are put in place. The warning has come from a collection of farming, conservation and environmental groups who have jointly called for the protection and enhancement of farm diversity to be a core purpose of the new agriculture bill.   The Campaign to Protect Rural England, Family Farmers Association, Friends of the Earth, Landworkers Alliance, New Economics Foundation, […]
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