Agriculture Bill to return to parliament this month
Environmental and animal welfare standards will be set out in a new Agriculture Bill when it is introduced to parliament later this month, the UK government has confirmed today.This will move Britain away from the EU's Common Agricultural Policy, which scientists say has led to a drastic rise in pesticide use, irrigation expansion, and destruction of pasture lands. The bill
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