Trade deals with the EU and beyond post-Brexit could pose the biggest peacetime threat to the UK’s food security if current #environmental and public health standards and existing farmers’ needs are not prioritised in the terms of the negotiations, the All-Party Parliamentary Group on Agroecology for Food and Farming (APPG on Agroecology) warned today. #LatestNews
Zimbabwe returns White farmer’s land - http://zimbabwe-consolidated-news.com/2017/12/22/zimbabwe-returns-white-farmers-land/
More than 100 farmers have signed up to a new group which advocates a wildlife-first approach to food production after Brexit. The Nature Friendly Farming Network (NFFN) was launched yesterday at the Real Farming Conference in Oxford. It comes on the heels of a new multi-agency report which concluded it would cost £2.2bn-a-year to meet current environmental land management priorities.
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Zimbabwe Returns Land To White Farmer Evicted By Mugabe Regime - The Daily Caller - http://zimbabwe-consolidated-news.com/2017/12/22/zimbabwe-returns-land-to-white-farmer-evicted-by-mugabe-regime-the-daily-caller/