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Brussels ‘missed opportunity’ on CAP reform – Spelman

October 23, 2011 by  
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BRUSSELS has completely missed the opportunity to wean agriculture off subsidies, DEFRA secretary Caroline Spelman has warned.

Dry spring fuels harvest concern

June 5, 2011 by  
Filed under Crops

LACK of rainfall is having an increasing impact on crops across the region, with growers battling to maximise yields.

Cuts spark concern for stewardship scheme

March 25, 2011 by  
Filed under News & Business

BUDGET cuts at Natural England could mean a lack of support for agri-environment schemes, one of the region’s top accountants has warned.

Changes ahead for region’s coastal farmers

February 21, 2011 by  
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COASTAL farmers must adapt their businesses to meet the impact of climate change, suggests new research.

Farmers create haven for stone curlew

February 16, 2011 by  
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FARMERS have helped helped turn East Anglia into a haven for one of England’s rarest birds.

Research facility opens at Sutton Bridge

September 7, 2010 by  
Filed under Crops

THE Potato Council has officially opened a series of new purpose-built storage units at Sutton Bridge.

Minister unveils plan to slash red tape

June 10, 2010 by  
Filed under News & Business

FARM minister Jim Paice has unveiled a new task force to scrutinise bureaucratic burdens on growers and livestock producers.

Jim Paice is appointed agriculture minister

May 13, 2010 by  
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LOCAL MP Jim Paice has been appointed DEFRA minister of state for agriculture.

Warning over Bank Holiday fly-tipping

April 30, 2010 by  
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LANDOWNERS have warned of the danger of “cowboy” fly-tippers dumping waste in the countryside.

Rural leaders renew fly-tipping campaign

March 22, 2010 by  
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Business leaders have launched a three-point plan to combat fly-tipping in the countryside.

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