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The new catch recording requirements are due to come into force in summer 2019 and where possible they will replace existing catch record
Like all pesticides, Roundup (a range of weedkillers containing glyphosate) is subject to strict regulation to ensure that its use will n
Defra is currently reviewing feedback from stakeholders, including from a public consultation exercise, on the implementation of I-VMS fo
New employer designed apprenticeship standards are at the centre of the Government’s drive to ensure all apprenticeships are of the highe
Article 130 of the Withdrawal Agreement provides for the relative stability keys for the allocation of fishing opportunities to be mainta
Ministers meet monthly with their devolved administration counterparts at the Inter Ministerial Group for Environment, Food and Rural Aff
We have pledged to continue to commit the same cash total in funds for farm support until the end of this Parliament, expected in 2022.
The Government intends to commence an in-depth review of pesticides policy later this year and will work closely with all interested part
The work of most staff in Defra and its arms’ length bodies touches on rural areas, whether it is on agriculture, fisheries, natural envi
We do not record cases of bullying and harassment made specifically against managers.