Plant protection advocates have welcomed the EU Commission’s technical extension of controversial herbicide glyphosate, but greens have accused the Commission of failing to listen to citizens’ concerns and overstepping its democratic mandate in perhaps its first major decision since the Brexit vote.
Jane King Chief Executive of The Agriculture and Horticulture Development Board (AHDB) sets out the priorities post Brexit.
First step taken towards independence as Sottish government looks into protecting relationship with EU.
The EU Commission has approved an 18 month extension for glyphosate's EU approval, though the proposal failed to gain the approval of a qualified majority of member states.
The first parts of the hotly debated Land Reform (Scotland) Act have come into force.