Sainsbury’s is calling on young adults to consider a career in farming through its horticultural and agricultural apprenticeship programme this September.
Defra yesterday confirmed that badger culling has begun in all three cull zones.
The vote in the agriculture committee sends a clear message: the Commission's proposal to allow member states to decide whether or not to restrict or ban the use of GM food and feed on their territory must be rejected.
Thousands of farmers have descended on Paris to call for action from the French government, warning that large numbers of producers in major agricultural sectors are facing threats to their continued existence.
Scientific and veterinary experts who have been involved with badger cull design have published an open letter condemning the government as preparations get underway for a third year of badger culling in the south-west.