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Agriculture Bill gains Royal Assent as farmers prepare for 'new era'

On Nov 12, 2020
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The Agriculture Bill has been given Royal Assent following its first introduction three years ago, a milestone which industry leaders say represents a 'new era'

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On Nov 12, 2020
@SoilAssociation shared
As champions of #agroecological farming, & after years of campaigning, we are pleased to see #soil health central to the #AgricultureAct as a public good alongside priorities such as 🌍climate change 🐦 nature 🌬️clean air 💧clean water 🐄animal welfare https://t.co/9wmpRrHcLi
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Agriculture Bill gains Royal Assent as farmers prepare for 'new era'

Agriculture Bill gains Royal Assent as farmers prepare for 'new era'

The Agriculture Bill has been given Royal Assent following its first introduction three years ago, a milestone which industry leaders say represents a 'new era'

Farmers to be paid for boosting wildlife and tackling climate change under new law

Farmers to be paid for boosting wildlife and tackling climate change under new law

Farmers will be paid for “public goods” such as protecting water and air quality, boosting wildlife and tackling climate change under new laws for agriculture. The Government has ...

Food and farming in 2019 – what’s going to happen?

Food and farming in 2019 – what’s going to happen?

The Agriculture Bill, a new Environmental Land Management scheme, the development of a National Food Strategy and increasing climate breakdown – all these lie in store for us in 2019. ...

OPINION: Falling self-sufficiency shows why ministers must prioritise homegrown food

OPINION: Falling self-sufficiency shows why ministers must prioritise homegrown food

In the wake of the Covid-19 crisis, there has never been a more important time to put homegrown food at the top of the political agenda says GARY FORD, East Anglia regional director for the ...

A vision for future farming

A vision for future farming

Theresa Villiers' speech to Oxford Farming Conference - January 8 2020

Think Covid-19 Disrupted the Food Chain? Wait and See What Climate Change Will Do

Think Covid-19 Disrupted the Food Chain? Wait and See What Climate Change Will Do

The pandemic has revealed deep flaws in the world’s food system and food leaders are calling for global coordination and climate resilient agriculture.

Press release: SFT calls for the Agriculture Bill to retain area-based payments

Press release: SFT calls for the Agriculture Bill to retain area-based payments

Press release: SFT calls for the Agriculture Bill to retain area-based payments

Crisis as Opportunity: The triple challenge to global food systems

Crisis as Opportunity: The triple challenge to global food systems

By Julia Nielson; The COVID-19 pandemic health crisis continues to have devastating impacts on the world economy – and important impacts on food systems. Many governments are responding ...

UK environment and food production to be boosted with new bill

UK environment and food production to be boosted with new bill

Productivity and environmental improvements are to be boosted in the UK farming sector for decades to come with new landmark legislation.