What can farmers expect from Michael Gove?
Michael Gove’s appointment as Defra secretary this week surprised everyone, including him. A strong advocate of leaving the EU, Mr Gove will head the team tasked with forming Brexit policy for food, farming and the environment. His biggest job will be shaping the UK’s new model for agricultural policy outside the world of subsidies under the EU Common Agricultural Policy. See also: Gove pledges to put farmers at centre of policymaking Defra says “oversight of EU exit work and the […]