Oxford Farming Conference 2009

The 2009 Oxford Farming Conference was held at Oxford University Examination Halls between Monday 5 and Wednesday 7 January.

This year’s conference, “The Future of Farming is in your Hands”, explored how British farmers can respond to global market forces and how they might profit from consumer choice.

It also looked at how differing approaches to food and rural policy will continue to shape agriculture after devolution.

Latest stories from the conference (scroll down for video)

Video from the conference

DEFRA secretary Hilary Benn defends the government’s stance on bovine TB: