Farms, fish and food

Vote Leave said that Brexit would give a huge boost to the UK’s fishing industry, but the reality has been quite different. Meanwhile, we have now left the EU’s orbit in terms of food and agriculture – and trade deals with less regulated economies could permanently lower our standards.

Is the UK set to drop its ban on hormone treated beef?  

The UK’s new plans for genetically engineered food: how worried should we be?

Defra versus Department of Trade in the battle for the future of UK agriculture?

Dodgy statistics and bad politics: four problems with the Anne-Marie Trevelyan speech on international trade

Radical agricultural reform in Scotland. How the coalition government can use its powers

Government resistance to Lords amendments may see the Environment Bill further delayed

No Turkeys for Christmas? Government scrambles to address poultry crisis

The four big problems with the Australian trade deal

Huge collapse in UK food and drink exports to the EU

What is ‘groupage’? The issue at the heart of the food and drink export crisis